Sheetrock® Firestop™

Knauf Sheetrock® Firestop™ plasterboard is a high-performance fire-rated interior plasterboard, with a fire resistant gypsum core encased in 100% recycled face and back papers that form a high strength composite design. The panels have tapered long edges for easy finishing when used with Knauf’s joint compounds.

Features

  • Fire-resistant gypsum core that provides additional safety.
  • Complies with international standards such as BS EN 520 or equivalent local standard for physical properties as well as BS 476 classification for non-combustibility.
  • Extensive acoustic assemblies for commercial projects (STC).

 

Recommended Usage

  • Commercial or residential applications requiring fire protection
  • Load and non-load bearing wood and steel-framed fire resistant walls
  • Fire-rated partition and ceiling systems approved for use by accredited certification bodies

 

Physical Properties

Sheetrock® Firestop™ HD 12.5/16 mm

  • Weight (kg/m2): 11.60/13.60
  • Thickness (mm): 12.5/16.0
  • Width (mm): 1220
  • Length (mm)*: 1830, 2440, 2745
  • Edges: Square and Tapered
  • Face Paper Colour: Pink
Applications
  • Commercial or residential applications requiring fire protection.
  • Load and non-load bearing wood and steel-framed fire-resistant walls.
  • Fire-rated partition and ceiling systems approved for use by accredited certification bodies.
Website

Please note that we are in the process of transitioning our brand from USG Boral to Knauf. With this, we are progressively changing and updating our product packaging, marketing literature and samples, technical documents, certification, website, promotional tools, etc to align with this new branding of our products and systems.

Please refer to our sales colleagues if you need any clarification.