The event demonstratesUSG Boral’s products and innovations, as well asintroducesits newest Metal Ceilings System portfolio
Chennai,26 May 2018:USG Boral, a global leader in building products technology, organized an Architect Meet at Hotel Hyatt Regency, New Delhi. Designed around the theme of‘Architectural innovations from USG Boral’, the event is targeted at architects and showcased the innovations, trends and best practices forDrywalls and Ceilings.
The event was launched by USG Boral India’s recently appointed CEO, Sumit Bidani, with K. K. Sirpal, Director of Architectural & Technical Services, as the keynote speaker.
Speaking on the occasion, Sumit Bidani, CEO, USG Boral India shared, “At USG Boral, we believe in developing products that empowers our customers, and enable them to build faster and smarter. Through consistent engagement with the community, such as this Architecture Meet, we want to exchange insights and share our best practices so that we can support each other and continue innovating to serve the industry better.”
USG Boral India currently operates two facilities, including a plasterboard and metal plant in Khushkhera, which is celebrating its 10 year anniversary this year, and a joint compound and putty plant, in Chennai.
During the event, USG Boral also unveiled its latest Metal Ceilings System portfolio which is a high quality, powder-coated metal ceiling panel that is highly compliant with international and the Central Public Works Department of Government of India standards for performance and safety.
K. Sirpal, Director of Architectural & Technical Services, USG Boral India,said,“When it comes to the needs of our customers, specifically the Architect community, we know that they seek innovative designs and seamless finishes. With the Metal Ceilings System, that is designed to be a versatile solution capable of meeting specific project requirements, architects will now be able to expand their design possibilities.”
Architects and building operators are no longer restricted to just traditional flat ceilings, as the new metal ceilings system allows for various unique designs including perforation patterns and different edge profiles. The system alsofeatures customization with low maintenance and can be easily installed.
To learn more about the Metal CeilingsSystem portfolio, please refer to this https://www.usgboral.com/en_
About USG Boral
Headquartered in Singapore, USG Boral Building Products was founded in 2014 as a joint venture between USG Corporation and Boral Limited. A leading manufacturer and supplier of plasterboards, USG Boral produces plasterboard, ceiling tile and suspension systems, metal framing, jointing compounds, and industrial plasters across Asia, Australia and the Middle East. USG Boral has approximately 3,200 employees, 24 manufacturing plants and 3 gypsum mines across Australia, China, Thailand, Indonesia, South Korea, Vietnam, India, Malaysia, Philippines, Oman and Saudi Arabia. The company main brand names include USG Boral, Sheetrock®, Elephant, Jayaboard®, Durock® and Donn DX® – the world’s most widely specified and installed ceiling suspension system. www.usgboral.com
About USG Boral India
USG Boral started operations in India in October 2013 following the joint venture announced at the corporate level. It operates across the India subcontinent, including Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. With four regional markets, USG Boral has established business footprint both in the North and South and are well-positioned to supply growth in India from manufacturing facilities at Khushkhera Alwar and Rajasthan, alongside facilities in USG Boral Oman for the west coast, and USG Boral Vietnam and USG Boral Thailand for the east coast. It also has a fully automated all-purpose joint compound and wall putty manufacturing facility at Solavram, Chennai. https://www.usgboral.com/en_in/