For over a century, USG has led the industry in the development of high-quality construction products, including roofing materials. A pioneer in the ethos of safe manufacturing and sustainable practices, USG continues to lead the industry today in sustainable building efforts.
RoofSource works only with companies and brands that have a proven reputation for quality and trust. No company fits that description better than USG, which is why we are proud to partner with them to supply our customers with high-quality, sustainable roofing products.
Originally founded in 1902, USG is one of the world’s most recognized suppliers of reliable, quality building products. With headquarters in Chicago, USG today employs more than 6900 people while operating a total of 49 manufacturing facilities. An innovator from its early days, USG is known as the inventor of drywall (Sheetrock®), which replaced plaster as the industry standard for wall construction in the 1940s and continues to dominate today’s building industry.
USG prides itself on its commitment to safety for both its employees and customers, having won the Mine Safety and Health Administration Sentinels of Safety Award a total of 15 times. Also an industry leader in sustainability, USG made Barron’s list of the 100 Most Sustainable Companies in 2018; many of its products are used by builders to achieve LEED certification. For commercial roofing projects, USG’s line of lightweight, concrete-based roofing products is among the most trusted in the industry for durability, weathering, and fire resistance.
USG’s Roofing Products
Among a wide array of high-quality construction products, USG manufactures a selection of trusted, reliable roofing products primarily associated with roof deck. Their products are compatible with numerous roof types and are valued for their fire- and weather-resistant qualities.
An overview of their most commonly used products are below.
USG’s selection of Securock® fiber cement roof boards is formulated to work with various roofing applications, including mechanically attached, adhered, and liquid-applied membranes. Have a look at their Securock® Cement Roof Board, Securock® Ultra-Light Glass-Mat Roof Board, and Securock® Gypsum-Fiber Roof Board.
USG’s Structural Panel Concrete Roof Deck is the only cementitious structural panel to receive FM Standard 4472 approval. Designed for both steep and low-slope roofs, this deck panel offers superior fire resistance and eliminates the need for thermal barriers, pouring, setting, or curing. See USG’s Structural Panel Concrete Roof Deck.
Offering more than 500 p.s.i. of compressive strength, USG’s gypsum-concrete patching compound applies easily to a range of roof decks and offers superior fire-resistance. Take a closer look at Securock® Gypsum-Concrete Patch.
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