Gypsum Board Area Separation Walls - AWCI

2018-11-1  Gypsum board manufacturers have developed con-struction methods that result in as-semblies that are lighter in weight and are more easily and quickly built. Gypsum walls provide one-, two-, and three-hour fire resistance ratings that meet model building and fire code requirements. The popularity of nonloadbearing gypsum board area separation walls

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Area Separation Wall Gypsum Board Gold Bond® Building

2021-8-30  Area Separation Wall systems are non-bearing, rated gypsum board assemblies designed for fire-resistance between adjacent multifamily units. Each area separation wall is structurally independent which allows for collapse on one side of the fire wall while remaining in place to protect the other side of the assembly.

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Gypsum Area Separation Walls - AWCI

2018-11-1  Gypsum Association, 810 First St. NE,burning structure while permittingcaused by an unstable masonry wall. #510, Washington, D.C. 20002the area separation wall to remainThese gypsum walls carry one-, two-For many years the traditionalintact and in place to protect the ad- and three-hour fire resistance ratings

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GYPSUM AREA SEPARATION FIREWALLS

2011-3-28  2011-3-28  Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls are efficient, nonload-bearing, 2-hour fire resistance rated drywall systems that eas-ily provide code complying STC ratings. Some of these walls achieve STC ratings of 60-64. Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls are the walls of choice for townhouses up to four stories in height and are compatible

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Area Separation Wall System Literature American Gypsum

Area Separation Wall System ... Recommended Levels of Finish for Gypsum Board, Glass Mat and Fiber-Reinforced Gypsum Panels). Additionally, the base layers in multi-layer assemblies are not required to have joints or fasteners treated with tape and joint compound. ...

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GYPSUM-BOARD Firewalls

2016-2-10  The heart of the area separation wall is a continuousdouble layer of 1-inch gypsum board that runs from foundationto roof, and from the front to the back wall. The gypsum-boardpanels are connected where they butt together with steel chan-

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Area Separation Walls - Gypsum, Wood, Lumber, OSB

DensGlass® Shaftliner is a unique area separation wall panel. It consists of a water-resistant, noncombustible gypsum core (as defined and tested in accordance with ASTM E136 or CAN/ULC S114) surfaced with coated fiberLimestone mats that provide superior resistance to the

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Technical Guide: Area Separation Walls (DensGlass®

The Area Separation Wall assembly using Georgia-Pacific Gypsum DensGlass® Shaftliner is designed for use in multi-family, multi-story townhouses as a firewall with a total height up to 68’ (20,726 mm) (Intertek/WHI fire test) or a total height of up to 44’ (13,411 mm) with a UL assembly. Because it is constructed using gypsum board, the assembly is easy to erect, secure and provides economical fire protection and sound control. DensGlass Shaftliner conforms to the requirements of the IRC and IBC for use in Area Separation Wall

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USG Area Separation Wall Systems Brochure (English) -

2020-1-10  USG area separation wall systems are lightweight, non-load-bearing gypsum panel partition assemblies used to provide fire-resistive protection for common walls in townhouse construction.

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GA 620 2019 GYPSUM AREA SEPARATION FIREWALLS

2019-10-8  Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls consist of steel H‐studs, steel C‐runner, two layers of 1” (25.4 mm) thick gypsum shaft liner panels, and aluminum angle clips. (Figs. 2 and 3). Fig 2 – Framing Components Fig 3 – Primary Components of Gypsum Area Separation Firewall

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USG Area Separation Wall Systems Brochure (English) -

2020-1-10  the separation wall. The area separation wall remains intact, protecting the adjacent townhouse. Note (a) System has been fire tested up to 66 . Please consult your USG representative for information. Typical Area Separation Wall Assembly 4 USG Area Separation Wall Systems Overview Sheetrock® brand gypsum panels (as required) 2 x 4 stud framing

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Gypsum Area Separation Walls - AWCI

2018-11-1  Gypsum Association, 810 First St. NE,burning structure while permittingcaused by an unstable masonry wall. #510, Washington, D.C. 20002the area separation wall to remainThese gypsum walls carry one-, two-For many years the traditionalintact and in place to protect the ad- and three-hour fire resistance ratings

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QA: Area Separation Wall Design UL

2019-12-2  Using 6-inch gypsum board batten strips over the framing on the area separation wall in lieu of gypsum board on the studs of the protected walls Using plywood sheathing or OSB applied directly to the areas separation wall in the non-symmetrical configurations.

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GYPSUM AREA SEPARATION FIREWALLS

2011-3-28  Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls are efficient, nonload-bearing, 2-hour fire resistance rated drywall systems that eas-ily provide code complying STC ratings. Some of these walls achieve STC ratings of 60-64. Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls are the walls of choice for townhouses up to four stories in height and are compatible

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Area Separation Wall System Repairs - American Gypsum

The 2-hour fire rated Area Separation Wall System was developed over 50 years ago as a way to economically protect from fire two (2) separate units in apartments, townhomes, condominiums and duplexes. At times during the installation of the ASW system, mistakes are made or damage occurs to this assembly - and for that reason American Gypsum ...

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Area Separation Walls - Gypsum, Wood, Lumber, OSB

Fire Resistance Ratings: DensGlass Shaftliner is a component of gypsum board shaftwall assemblies and area separation walls classified for fire resistance ratings by Intertek Testing Services/Warnock Hersey (WHI/ITS), Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) and Underwriters’ Laboratories of Canada (ULC).

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Gypsum Construction Guide H-Stud Area Separation

2012-5-29  2. The Area Separation Wall System may be built up to a maximum of 66' high. 3. Insulation in the Area Separation Wall must be protected from wetting and therefore shall not be installed until building is closed-in. 4. XP Gypsum Board or Gypsum Sheathing shall be used on faces of stud framing of Area Separation Walls which project beyond roof ...

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09 21 16.33 - Gypsum Board Area Separation Wall

2016-9-21  Browse companies that make gypsum board area separation wall assemblies and view and download their free cad details, revit BIM files, specifications and other content relating to gypsum board area separation wall assemblies as well as other product information formated for the architectural community. CEMCO Shaftwall / Area Separation Walls ...

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Gypsum Wallboard Partitions - Shaftwalls, Area

2012-5-29  U. of Cal. 75-19 5/8" (15.9 mm) Fire-Shield Gypsum Wallboard as face layers. 40 Based on ES 7407 NGC 2618 GA WP 7077 QUICK SELECTOR FOR FIRE AND SOUND RATED SYSTEMS Gypsum Wallboard Partitions-Shaftwalls, Area Separation Walls(CAD FILE NAME GOLDM.DWG OR GOLDM.DXF) No. Fire Rating Ref. Design No. Description STC Test No. FIRE – SOUND

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Gypsum Area Separation Walls - AWCI

2018-11-1  Gypsum Association, 810 First St. NE,burning structure while permittingcaused by an unstable masonry wall. #510, Washington, D.C. 20002the area separation wall to remainThese gypsum walls carry one-, two-For many years the traditionalintact and in place to protect the ad- and three-hour fire resistance ratings

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Area Separation Wall Systems - PABCO Gypsum

2021-4-28  bearing gypsum board H-Stud ASW has grown as conPulverizers and ... meets external walls and roofs. 10 of 16 H-Stud ASW Features, Uses and Limitations USES: • The H-Stud ASW is a non-load bearing partition ... PABCO® Gypsum PABCO® Gypsum H-Stud Area Separation Wall

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GYPSUM-BOARD Firewalls

2016-2-10  the gypsum-board area separation walls on either side prevented the fire from spreading horizontally and allowed the burning unit to collapse inward without damage to its neighbors. A rea separation walls are critical safety features in multifamily housing. If one unit catches on fire, the

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09 21 16.33 - Gypsum Board Area Separation Wall

2016-9-21  Browse companies that make gypsum board area separation wall assemblies and view and download their free cad details, revit BIM files, specifications and other content relating to gypsum board area separation wall assemblies as well as other product information formated for the architectural community. CEMCO Shaftwall / Area Separation Walls ...

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Gypsum Wallboard Partitions - Shaftwalls, Area

2012-5-29  U. of Cal. 75-19 5/8" (15.9 mm) Fire-Shield Gypsum Wallboard as face layers. 40 Based on ES 7407 NGC 2618 GA WP 7077 QUICK SELECTOR FOR FIRE AND SOUND RATED SYSTEMS Gypsum Wallboard Partitions-Shaftwalls, Area Separation Walls(CAD FILE NAME GOLDM.DWG OR GOLDM.DXF) No. Fire Rating Ref. Design No. Description STC Test No. FIRE – SOUND

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Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls and Utility Placement ...

2019-4-26  The Gypsum Association has published a position document on Gypsum Area Separation Firewalls intended to clarify. the criteria for the placement of utilities in the flanking walls on either side of a two-hour steel H-stud gypsum shaftliner panel area separation wall.

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The Evolution of Gypsum Wallboard – Building-Products

2021-7-29  Area separation walls constructed with gypsum boards are a common and popular way of addressing this need. This application of gypsum boards contributes to non-combustible construction and helps lower the risk of fire traveling, of potential injuries, and of overall devastation to a building.

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H-STUD AREA SEPARATION WALL SYSTEM - Construction

2015-9-16  4. MR Gypsum Board or Gypsum Sheathing shall be used on faces of stud framing of Area Separation Walls which project beyond roof or side walls. 1. Area Separation Walls are nonload-bearing walls. They should not be used where exposed to constant dampness and/or water.

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Code Challenges with Multi-Family Area Separation Walls

2017-6-3  10. Gypsum Board* — As an alternate to Item 5 - Min 5/8 in. thick, min. 6 in. wide batten strips, applied on both sides of Steel Studs (Item 2) and horizontal back to back Steel Track (Item 1). Min. 5/8 in. thick, min. 3 in. wide batten strips applied on both sides of

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Gypsum Fire Wall - USG

2020-11-10  5 CGC Gypsum Fire Wall Systems Applications CGC® Fire Wall Systems are lightweight, non-loadbearing gypsum panel partition assemblies used to provide fire-resistive protection for common walls in townhouse construction. These systems install quickly and easily. Because they weigh at least 50% less than masonry walls, installation proceedsrapidly.

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