On Board with National Gypsum - March 2015
   Will Your Walls Face
Abuse Or Impact?

Pat Grotlisch and Amy Hockett

Should you specify Abuse Resistant (AR) or Impact Resistant (IR) gypsum panels for those interior wall assemblies in high-traffic areas?
Read on for the only primer you'll need...

Company Spokesperson Anitra Mecadon Strikes Hi-Impact® XP®

National Gypsum XP Products How Strong Is
Hi-Impact?


Watch as NGC associate Bob Couche tries to take on Gold Bond® BRAND Hi-Impact® XP® Gypsum Board with a bat!
Click to see what happens

Think PURPLE®
For Walls That Can Withstand Whatever!

Do you need your walls to stand up to surface abuse and abrasions?
Consider specifying Abuse Resistant
Gold Bond® BRAND Hi-Abuse® XP® Gypsum Board or
Gold Bond® eXP® Interior Extreme® AR Gypsum Panel
Or
Will your walls be exposed to possible punctures
and penetrations? Consider specifying Impact Resistant
Gold Bond® BRAND Hi-Impact® XP® Gypsum Board or
Gold Bond® eXP® Interior Extreme® IR Gypsum Panel
National Gypsum XP Gypsum Board Products


Bryant Park In The Big Apple
Project: One Bryant Center, New York, New York
Owner: Bank of America and The Durst Organization
Architect: Cook+Fox
LEED: First high-rise commercial office building to attain LEED Platinum.
 
Achieving a new standard in sustainable commercial construction, National Gypsum’s Gold Bond® BRAND Hi-Abuse® XP® Gypsum Board is one of the premier products built into this tower.

Read more about the product

Continuing Education
Don’t wait to earn your AIA/CES units for the year. Sign up for National Gypsum’s continuing education courses—including one that provides even more information about Abuse and Impact Resistant wall assemblies.


Abuse and Impact Resistant Gypsum:
Stronger and Safer Walls

High Performance Gypsum:
Protect against Mold, Moisture
and Exposure

CONTACT US

To learn more about our products, visit nationalgypsum.com To setup a meeting, contact one of our construction design managers below:
 

Scott
Hughes
Northeast/
Atlantic

Eric
Marsal
Southeast/
Gulf

Thad
Goodman
Central/
Midwest

Tina
Cannedy
Southwest

Pat
Grotlisch
West

Amy
Hockett
Architectural
Specialist

Please stay in touch!
Send any e-mail changes or additions to warrenb@nationalgypsum.com so you can continue to receive On Board e-newsletter.

Warren Barber
Technical Marketing Manager