Gboard Fire Stop


Gboard offers the full spectrum of plasterboard (also known as gypsum board, drywall or wallboard). It ranges from standard boards for general use, to technical boards with fire, water and impact resistance properties.

All Gboard types are manufactured to the highest quality standards in Saudi Arabia by ASK Gypsum Factory Ltd.

Gypsum boards are 99.9% natural. They are light, strong and easy to cut and handle.

Gboard Fire Resistant type is available in several thicknesses and edges to meet the construction needs. It contains a noncombustible and fire retardant gypsum core that accommodates a variety of decorative finishes after proper surface preparation.

Key Features

Fire Resistance, Core Cohesion at High Temperature, Non-Combustible, Excellent Thermal Insulation, Easy to Decorate and Remodel, Easy to work with, Energy efficient, Free VOC, Recyclable, Light , Strong


Gboard Fire Resistant type is mainly used in the fire controlled zones to delay the propagation of fire into other areas. It can be applied directly using screws, nails, and adhesives or fixed to metal framings depending on the mounted surface. It could be used as a single layer as well as double or multi-layered systems, with the right fire retardant sealant on the perimeters of the partitions and ceilings.

• Areas of Applications: False Ceiling, Drywall Partitions and Dry-Lining

• Limitations of Use: Gboard Fire Resistant type is not suitable for use in high humidity areas and not to be used to isolate dampness.

Standard Sizes & Shapes

• Thicknesses: 9.5, 12.5, 15, 15.9 & 18 mm

• Width: 1200 mm (metric) & 1220 mm (imperial)

• Length: 2400 mm (metric) & 2440 mm (imperial)

• Edges: Square, Beveled, Tapered, Rounded,

Half-Rounded, Half-Rounded tapered edges