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About National Gypsum

National Gypsum

Address:
2001 Rexford Road
City, state:
Charlotte, NC
Postal code:
28211 show map
Country:
United States
Phone:
(800) 628-4662
(704) 365-7300
Fax:
(800) 329-6421
URL:
Email:
Type:
Manufacturer
 


National Gypsum is one of the largest gypsum board producers in the world. Headquartered in Charlotte, NC, the company is a full-line supplier, recognized in the industry for customer service and product quality.

Gypsum board is the company's primary product, and National Gypsum is the second largest producer in the United States. The company has 17 operating gypsum board plant locations strategically located near metropolitan areas. National Gypsum's gypsum board is marketed under the Gold Bond® BRAND.

National Gypsum has six plants producing interior finishing products under the ProForm® BRAND. The primary product is joint compound which you may hear called "ready mix" or "drywall mud".

Cement board, marketed under the PermaBase® BRAND, is the company's third business line. Cement board is produced in four plants, and is used primarily as an underlayment for tile walls, floors and countertops.

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Tradenames: Gold Bond® BRAND gypsum wallboard, ProForm® BRAND joint treatment products, PermaBase® BRAND cement board.

Company Information from National Gypsum

Company Information from National Gypsum
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National Gypsum Construction Guide
The entire Gypsum Construction Guide in one file.
PDF 7.3 MB Open
Cement Board and Exterior Finishing Systems
Free Online Continuing Education Course; 1 hour program. Provides an overview of cement backer board, features and benefits, and versatile interior and exterior applications with a focus on exterior applications, including Cement Board Stucco Systems (CBSS) and Cement Board Masonry Veneer (CBMV). The program reviews CBSS and CBMV components and performance benefits.

This course contains a minimal amount of introductory sustainable design information.

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Gypsum Board: Beyond Recycled Content
Free Online Continuing Education Course; 1 hour program. Provides an overview of the characteristics of gypsum board that allow it to contribute to sustainably designed buildings, a look at methods for ensuring continued healthy indoor air and eliminating waste.

This course is completely sustainable design education. The courses in this level exceed the AIA requirements and offer an entire course of new and practical information. This course qualifies for AIA/SD LU's.

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Advantages of Using Cover Boards in Low-Slope Roofing Assemblies
Free Online Continuing Education Course; 1 hour program. Provides an overview of low-slope roof systems with a discussion on various cover board types and reasons for their use, including benefits, primary features and challenges.

This course contains minimal sustainable design information.

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Products from National Gypsum

Products from National Gypsum
RFI Preview Product Description Brochures 3-Part CSI specifications CAD details URL
Acoustically Enhanced Gypsum Board SoundBreak Gypsum Board - An acoustically enhanced gypsum board used in the construction of high rated STC wall assemblies. Brochures 3-Part CSI specifications   URL
Gypsum Wallboard Various styles of gypsum wallboard Brochures   CAD details URL
Mold Resistance Products  More information The Family of XP products engineered to provide mold resistance. Brochures   CAD details URL
Abuse and Impact Resistant Systems Hi-Abuse and Hi-Impact brand wallboard and plaster base Brochures   CAD details URL
Ceiling Systems Gridstone, Seaspray and High Strength ceiling panels Brochures   CAD details URL
Cement Board PermaBase brand cement boards Brochures   CAD details URL
Industrial Products Gypsum rock Brochures   CAD details URL
Joint Treatment and Finishing ProForm products, textures, setting compounds, tapes and Surfacer/Primer. Brochures   CAD details URL
Manufactured Housing Wallboard, ceiling board, spray texture, construction guides Brochures   CAD details URL
Plaster Systems Various styles of plaster, plaster base and finishes Brochures   CAD details URL
Prefinished Gypsum Wallboard Durasan brand wallboard and panels Brochures   CAD details URL
Shaftwall and Area Separation Wall H-stud and Cavity Shaftwall systems Brochures   CAD details URL
Gold Bond® XP® Fire-Rated 5/16” Radius Wall XP Fire-Rated 5/16” Radius Wall is used in double-layered construction.       URL


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(03900) Concrete Restoration and Cleaning
(05400) Cold-Formed Metal Framing
(06100) Rough Carpentry
(06160) Sheathing
(06250) Prefinished Paneling
(06260) Board Paneling
(07270) Air Barrier
(07430) Composite Panel
(07840) Firestopping
(07915) Sealants, Caulking & Seals
(07920) Joint Sealant
(09100) Metal Support Assemblies
(09120) Ceiling Suspension
(09200) Plaster and Gypsum Board
(09205) Furring and Lathing
(09206) Lath & Plaster
(09210) Gypsum Plaster
(09250) Gypsum Board
(09255) Gypsum Fabrications
(09260) Gypsum Board Assemblies
(09270) Gypsum Board Accessories
(09280) Plaster Restoration
(09300) Tile
(09305) Tile Setting Materials and Accessories
(09545) Speciality Ceiling
(09548) Special Ceiling Surfaces
(09560) Textured Ceiling
(09720) Wall Covering
(09770) Special Wall Surface
(09940) Decorative Finishes
(09960) High-Performance Coating
(09964) Elastomeric Coatings
(09965) Textured Plastic Coatings
(16514) Luminous Ceilings
(01 84 19) Interior Finishes Performance Requirements
(03 01 00) Maintenance of Concrete
(05 40 00) Cold-Formed Metal Framing
(06 10 00) Rough Carpentry
(06 16 00) Sheathing
(06 16 13) Insulating Sheathing
(06 16 23) Subflooring
(06 16 26) Underlayment
(06 16 33) Wood Board Sheathing
(06 16 36) Wood Panel Product Sheathing
(06 16 43) Gypsum Sheathing
(06 25 00) Prefinished Paneling
(06 26 00) Board Paneling
(07 22 00) Roof and Deck Insulation
(07 27 00) Air Barriers
(07 42 00) Wall Panels
(07 42 43) Composite Wall Panels
(07 42 63) Fabricated Wall Panel Assemblies
(07 84 00) Firestopping
(07 84 13) Penetration Firestopping
(07 84 26) Thermal Barriers for Plastics
(07 84 43) Joint Firestopping
  (07 84 53) Building Perimeter Firestopping
(07 91 23) Backer Rods
(07 91 26) Joint Fillers
(07 92 00) Joint Sealants
(09 01 20) Maintenance of Plaster and Gypsum Board
(09 06 20) Schedules for Plaster and Gypsum Board
(09 20 00) Plaster and Gypsum Board
(09 21 00) Plaster and Gypsum Board Assemblies
(09 21 16) Gypsum Board Assemblies
(09 21 16.23) Gypsum Board Shaft Wall Assemblies
(09 21 16.33) Gypsum Board Area Separation Wall Assemblies
(09 22 00) Supports for Plaster and Gypsum Board
(09 22 13) Metal Furring
(09 22 26) Suspension Systems
(09 22 36) Lath
(09 22 36.13) Gypsum Lath
(09 22 36.23) Metal Lath
(09 22 39) Veneer Plaster Base
(09 23 00) Gypsum Plastering
(09 23 13) Acoustical Gypsum Plastering
(09 23 82) Fireproof Gypsum Plastering
(09 26 13) Gypsum Veneer Plastering
(09 28 00) Backing Boards and Underlayments
(09 28 13) Cementitious Backing Boards
(09 28 16) Glass-Mat Faced Gypsum Backing Boards
(09 28 19) Fibered Gypsum Backing Boards
(09 29 00) Gypsum Board
(09 29 82) Gypsum Board Fireproofing
(09 30 00) Tiling
(09 54 00) Specialty Ceilings
(09 54 16) Luminous Ceilings
(09 54 19) Mirror Panel Ceilings
(09 56 00) Textured Ceilings
(09 56 13) Gypsum-Panel Textured Ceilings
(09 56 16) Metal-Panel Textured Ceilings
(09 58 00) Integrated Ceiling Assemblies
(09 72 00) Wall Coverings
(09 72 13) Cork Wall Coverings
(09 72 16) Vinyl-Coated Fabric Wall Coverings
(09 72 19) Textile Wall Coverings
(09 72 23) Wallpapering
(09 77 00) Special Wall Surfacing
(09 94 00) Decorative Finishing
(09 96 00) High-Performance Coatings
(09 96 13) Abrasion-Resistant Coatings
(09 96 23) Graffiti-Resistant Coatings
(09 96 26) Marine Coatings
(09 96 35) Chemical-Resistant Coatings
(09 96 43) Fire-Retardant Coatings
(09 96 46) Intumescent Painting
(09 96 53) Elastomeric Coatings
(09 96 59) High-Build Glazed Coatings
(09 96 63) Textured Plastic Coatings
(13 49 19) Lead-Lined Materials
(35 49 13.13) Concrete Floodwalls