General Information

April 11, 2019

GA-1000-2017 Identification of Gypsum Board

Understand labeling on gypsum panel products as a means of identifying the manufacturer, plant, date of production, and etc. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-291-2011 Gypsum Board The Fire-Resistant Alternative to Masonry

Includes characteristics of gypsum board systems, money-saving features of gypsum board, and other advantages. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-254-2017 Fire-Resistant Gypsum Sheathing

Describes the advantages, use, limitations, and properties of fire-resistant gypsum sheathing in exterior walls. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-235-2019 Gypsum Board Typical Mechanical and Physical Properties

A useful reference for architects and engineers, especially at the project design stage. Includes tables with data on flexural strength, weight per unit area, negative wind […]
April 11, 2019

GA-605-2018 Gypsum Panel Products for use in UL Classified Systems

The tables in GA-605 can be referenced to quickly identify the specific UL listed products, brand names, and trademarks of each manufacturer’s fire-rated products. Get it […]
April 11, 2019

GA-229-2018 Shear Values for Screw Application of Gypsum Board On Walls

Tests conducted in accordance with ASTM E72 determine average ultimate shear values of gypsum panel products. Get it now.
April 11, 2019

GA-223-2017 Gypsum Panel Products, Types, Uses, Sizes, and Standards

Summarizing the many different types of gypsum board used in the industry, this quick reference gives typical uses of, and the ASTM and CSA standards for, […]