Shaft Wall Framing systems

USG BORAL Shaft Wall Systems are non-loadbearing drywall partition assemblies designed to construct elevator shafts, mechanical shafts, stairwells, air returns and horizontal membrane. The Metal framing members for the system consist of CH Stud, J-Runners, E-Studs and Jamb Strut. All Steel components are roll formed from HDG materials having a zinc coating weight of G90 or equivalent.  

Features and Benefits:

  • Meet or exceed all international code requirements 
  • Won’t warp, twist or bow
  • Less Building Dead Load
  • Easy and safer to install 
  • Length is optional and can be customized as per customer needs. 
  • Large range of size and thickness available.
  • Available with High Recycled Content (HRC)
Physical Properties:

Body Materials   Hot Dipped Galvanized Steel in G60 and G90 coating weight or  equivalent.

  • CH- Studs 
  • CH Depth: 64, 102, 152MM
  • CH Thickness: 0.90 and 1.2MM
  • E Studs
  • ES Depth: 64, 102, 152MM
  • ES Thickness: 0.90 and 1.2MM
  • J Runners & Jamb Strat:
  • JR/JS Depth: 64, 102, 152MM
  • ES Thickness: 0.90 and 1.2MM
  • Flanges: JR 25 x 50 MM; JS 25 x 76MM
How to install the USG shaft wall system, including head-of-wall designs

How to install the USG shaft wall system, including head-of-wall designs

Shaft Wall Demonstration

  • How to install the USG shaft wall system, including head-of-wall designs
    How to install the USG shaft wall system, including head-of-wall designs
  • Shaft Wall Demonstration
    Shaft Wall Demonstration