USG Corporation is a manufacturer and distributor of high-performance building systems through its United States Gypsum Company, USG Interiors, LLC, L&W Supply Corporation and other subsidiaries. Headquartered in Chicago, USG’s worldwide operations serve the commercial, residential, and repair and remodel construction markets. USG’s wall, ceiling, flooring and roofing products provide leading-edge building solutions for customers, while L&W Supply branch locations efficiently stock and deliver building materials nationwide.
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|11/18/15||USG Announces Partnership with Honeybee Robotics to Support Mars Exploration|
|CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 18, 2015--
USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a world’s leader in building materials and
technologies, today announced it has partnered with Honeybee Robotics, a
spacecraft technology and robotics company, on the field testing of
Honeybee’s Planetary Deep Drill System. The field testing, which will
take place at USG’s Plaster City gypsum quarry in Salton Sea, CA, is
part of Honeybee’s broader Mars exploration program, which aims ... |
|11/11/15||USG Corporation Named One of “America’s Safest Companies”|
|CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 11, 2015--
USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading manufacturer and distributor of
high performance building materials, has been named by EHS Today as one
of its 2015 America’s Safest Companies. The award recognizes 16
companies who have demonstrated innovative solutions to safety
challenges, exhibited strong management support and employee engagement
programs, and achieved injury and illness rates lower than average for
|11/04/15||The Cradle Honors USG Corporation For Its Commitment To Providing Adoption Assistance For Employees|
|EVANSTON, Ill. – USG has received a 2015 Silver Cradle Award from The Cradle, an adoption agency based in Evanston. USG Corp. was one of 21 companies and organizations recognized for providing adoption assistance for its employees at The Cradle’s annual fundraiser at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago on Oct. 17.
“We are proud to help our employees realize their dream of starting a family,” said Tom Foley, director of employee benefits at USG Corp.
“The adoption process can be emotionally a... |
|10/22/15||USG Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results|
|Third Quarter 2015 vs. Third Quarter 2014
Net income increases from a loss of $12 million to income of $76
Adjusted net income increases 23% to $76 million
US Gypsum operating profit margin improvement from (0.4%) to 16.2%
US Gypsum adjusted operating profit margin improvement of 80 basis
points to 16.2%
US Ceili... |