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Building Acoustic Fundamentals – Sound Absorption


In early 2014, Boral Limited and USG Corporation formed a 50/50 joint venture known as USG Boral. With approximately 3,500 employees, USG Boral is a leading manufacturer and supplier of gypsum-based wall and ceiling lining systems, mineral fibre acoustical ceiling systems, metal framing, joint compounds, high-performance panels and accessories throughout Asia, Australia and the Middle East.

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  • Name the three stages of a fire
  • Name and describe the three criteria's required under specification A2.3 – 3 (b) of the National Construction Code (NCC) to measure the Fire-Resistance Level (FRL) of a fire rated system
  • Name the test method to meet “deemed to satisfy” requirements for a FRL as called up in specification A2.3 – 3 (b) of the NCC
  • Investigate, evaluate and specify light weight interior wall and ceilings systems based upon an understanding of technical performance and the requirements of building standards.
  • Produce accurate, complete and comprehensible fire rated specifications and schedules for consultants, contractors and relevant authorities.
  • Write specifications and schedules that nominate type, quality and performance standards with regard to selected materials, finishes, fittings, components, systems and special items.


Guest Speaker: Joanna Webb, Architectural Specifications Manager

My name is Jo Webb I am a qualified interior designer and have been working in the construction industry for 12 years. I joined USG Boral 6 months ago after spending 11 ½ years in the paint industry. I have a passion for design and architecture and enjoy assisting my customers make their projects come to life.

Competency: Design

Knowledge Domain: Regulatory



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  • Joanna Webb

    Joanna Webb

    USG Boral

    Architectural Specifications Manager Queensland


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