Fire & Acoustics

The BGC Plasterboard Fire and Acoustic Guide has been designed to assist architects, specifiers, designers, builders and contractors in finding the best solution for the fire and acoustic needs of their project.

CERTIFICATION DETAILS

All systems in the BGC Plasterboard Fire and Acoustic Guide have been assessed to meet all requirements of Australian Standards and the Building Code of Australia.

The acoustic testing has been carried out by the following institutions:

  • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)
  • CSIRO

The fire testing has been carried out to Australian Standard AS1530 – part 4 ‘Fire and Resistance Tests of Elements of Building Construction’ and were carried out by:

  • CSIRO
  • Exova Warringtonfire Aus Pty Ltd

Fire and acoustic test reports and opinions can be obtained upon request.