We have ways of reaching high standards

When a press release tells you its product is manufactured to the highest standards of German engineering, you know it means business. Fermacell says its gypsum fibreboard’s Category 1 racking strength beats plywood and plasterboard while its inherent robustness enhances structural stability. It also claims to offer improved impact, acoustic, fire, moisture and load hanging properties. You know what’s coming don’t you? Oh, go on then: Vorsprung durch Technik...

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