|09/03/13||USG Introduces Easy-to-Install Waterproofing System for Tiled Showers|
|New DUROCK™ Shower System offers simplicity,
customization and affordability
CHICAGO- September 3, 2013, USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, has introduced its new DUROCK Shower System, a fully-bonded waterproofing system for tiled shower installations designed to control moisture independently of the tile covering, while creating a solid base for a long-lasting shower. The system reduces installation time by featuring pre-sloped foam shower ... |
|09/02/13||PYROFILL® Gypsum-Concrete Joins SECUROCK® Roofing Family|
|Increased availability and support among benefits of change
CHICAGO-September 2, 2013, USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, today announced its existing PYROFILL® gypsum concrete product will now be a part of the SECUROCK® Roofing product line under the new name SECUROCK Gypsum-Concrete Patch. Used for decades to repair gypsum roof decks, the patch will now have increased nationwide availability, literature and support.
Ideal for use in construction ... |
|05/15/13||USG Corporation to Participate in the J.P. Morgan Homebuilding & Building Products Conference in New York|
|CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 15, 2013--
James S. Metcalf, chairman, president and chief executive officer of USG
Corporation (NYSE:USG), a leading building products company, will speak
on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the J.P. Morgan Homebuilding & Building
Products Conference at J.P. Morgan in New York City. The presentation is
scheduled to begin at approximately 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time. A live
webcast of the presentation may be accessed from the Investo... |
|04/29/13||New DUROCK™ Fast Finish Floor Patch Offers Greater Coverage, Speed and Versatility|
|CHICAGO, April 29, 2013 - USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, has introduced its new DUROCK Fast Finish Floor Patch, a trowel-able, cementitious, and versatile floor patch that offers 20 percent greater coverage than competitive products.
DUROCK Fast Finish Floor Patch is quick setting, allowing most floor-covering installations just 15 minutes after skim coat set. Incredibly smooth and easy to work with, this floor patch makes for an easy, low-prep application pr... |
|04/15/13||USG Leads Breakthrough in Cement Technology with Launch of DUROCK™ ECOCAP™ Self-Leveling Underlayment|
|New self-leveling underlayment reduces carbon footprint
CHICAGO, April 15, 2013 − USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, recently introduced a self-leveling underlayment that offers a significant reduction in several environmental impacts. USG’s DUROCK ECOCAP Self-Leveling Underlayment utilizes an all new proprietary geopolymer technology developed at USG’s Corporate Innovation Center in Libertyville, Illinois.
“The technology behind ECOCAP has the power to change t... |
|03/21/13||SHEETROCK® Brand UltraLight Panels First and Only ICC ES Compliant Panel for Ceilings|
|The weight has been lifted, again. Panels approved for both walls and ceilings.
CHICAGO, March 21, 2013- USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company and the industry innovator in lightweight drywall, is pleased to announce that its award-winning SHEETROCK® UltraLight Panels are now ICC Evaluation Services compliant for installation on ceilings with the long edges parallel to the framing.
“SHEETROCK® Brand UltraLight Panels, already the lightest 1/... |
|03/21/13||USG and GE Lighting Collaborate to Introduce Defining and Innovative Pixels® Wall Mount Panels|
|CHICAGO, March 21, 2013 - USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, has collaborated with GE Lighting to introduce Pixels® Wall Mount Panels, an innovative new way to define and enhance any wall space. Pixels is a unique process that creates custom perforated images from photographs, brand logos or geometric shapes.
Now with an enhanced wall mount systems approach and design, Pixels Wall Mount features an easier and faster installation process with an improved ... |
|02/05/13||USG Releases High-Performance SECUROCK® Cement Roof Board|
Lightest cement board in industry now available as a roofing material
CHICAGO - February 5, 2013 - USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, has introduced SECUROCK® Cement Roof Board, a durable, sustainable and high performance roof board ideal for use in low-slope roofing systems.
As the lightest and easiest to use cement board in the industry, SECUROCK Cement Roof Board is environmentally sustainable as its lower weight ultimately reduces em... |
|01/28/13||USG Launches New Line of Innovative Self-Leveling Underlayments|
Offering includes first self-leveling underlayment to reduce carbon footprint
CHICAGO- January 28, 2013, USG Corporation (NYSE: USG), a leading building products company, today introduced an exciting new line of self-leveling underlayments under the well-known and trusted DUROCK® brand.
USG's diverse line of self-leveling underlayments is led by a breakthrough innovation in cement technology with DUROCK™ EcoCap™ Self-Leveling Underlayment. It also includes outstan... |