USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand Synia and Synia MR Ceiling Board

USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand Synia Ceiling Board has a re-engineered, lightweight core with USG Boral’s innovative Sag-Defying Strength™ formulation, providing superior sag-resistant performance. The non-combustible gypsum core is encased in 100% recycled face and back papers, with four tapered edges for easy and seamless ceiling finishing when used with USG Boral’s joint compounds.

Features

  • USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand Synia Ceiling Board has a re-engineered
  • Easy to lift, carry, and install
  • Improves installation speed and reduces wastage
  • Complies with international standards such as BS EN 520, or equivalent local standard for physical properties
  • Uniform, strong core which reduces damage to board

 

Recommended Usage

  • Non-fire-rated partition applications
  • Commercial or residential construction
  • Repair and remodel construction
  • Perpendicular installation for ceilings up to 610mm metal frame spacing
  • Steel framing

 

Additional Information


Benefits

  • Lightweight: Easier to transport, carry, and handle.
  • Sag-Defying Strength™: Specially formulated plasterboard panels with a high strength-to-weight ratio composite design offers better anti-sag performance.
  • Reaction to Fire: Non-combustible. Evaluated and complies with BS 476: Part 4.
  • Easy to Install: Scores and snaps easily, reducing installation time and wastage.
  • Quality: Innovative manufacturing process that optimizes the core structure for excellent physical properties and consistency in quality.
  • Quick Ceiling Installation: Fix screws directly without any connector, clip, or other accessories with USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand Synia Ceiling Batten System.
  • Cost Savings: Wider secondary ceiling frame spacing with USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand Synia plasterboard Sag-Defying Strength™ formula reduces the number of ceiling battens required.

Compare USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand StandardCORE Plasterboard against competitors


USPs Sheetrock® Brand Synia Plasterboards Plasterglass Other Plasterboard Brands
Cost Savings Yes
Up to 17% of metal framing cost savings
No No
Seamless Finishing Yes
Achieve seamless ceiling finishing with 4-side tapered edges.
Yes No
Lightweight (Productivity – Easy to install) Yes
30% lighter than Plasterglass
No No
Anti-Sag Yes
With Sag-Defying Strength™
No No
Product Strength Yes
Stronger core structure
Less Strong Less Strong
Quality Consistency Yes
Consistent quality govern by British Standards (BS)
No Yes
Supply Stability Yes
Consistent and reliable supply
No Yes

Technical Data and Notes


USG Boral SHEETROCK® Brand Synia Ceiling Board


*Custom lengths available. Please contact your local USG Boral office.


 

Physical Properties
  • Thickness:  9mm, 12mm
  • Panel Size: 1220 x 1830mm
  • Edge: 4-sided Tapered Edge
  • Tested to: BS EN 520, BS 476
Applications
  • Non fire-rated ceiling applications
  • Commercial or residential construction
  • Repair and remodel construction
  • Perpendicular installation on ceilings up to 610mm metal frame spacing
  • Steel Framing
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