The presentation will first address the high-performance characteristics of fiberglass faced gypsum products. It will then look at the basic applications, attributes, advantages, and limitations of each of the four common product types. By understanding the nature of these different products, specifications and drawing details can be properly prepared for successful use in buildings.
Learning Objective 1:
Review the History of Gypsum Product Development
Learning Objective 2:
Explain the Manufacturing process for Regular and High Performance Products
Learning Objective 3:
Review the Attributes and Advantages for High Performance Gypsum Products
Learning Objective 4:
Review Industry best practices and correct placement on projects
Program Receives 1 LU/HSW
Thad Goodman, FCSI, CDT, CCPR, LEED Green Associate is the Midwest/Great Lakes Construction Design Manager for the National Gypsum Company. His responsibilities are education and technical support for the Architectural Community related to gypsum products.