Plasterboard Building Systems
About our Plasterboard Building Systems
Boral offers a wide range of wall and ceiling systems that provide cost-effective solutions to various requirements of the Building Code of Australia and enable designers and builders to offer added value to their clients.
Find out more about each system below.
Selector+ Selection Manual for Boral Plasterboard Systems
Selector+ is a comprehensive summary of Boral Plasterboard's most popular lining systems for buildings. It includes standard, acoustic and fire-rated solutions and incorporates recent testing and advances in plasterboard technology. Includes comprehensive installation details.
Boral eSelector™ for Boral Plasterboard Systems
Boral eSelector™ is an application that is easy to navigate, read and use online for Plasterboard Building Systems Selection.
Highly successful Partiwall system is an ideal solution for separating walls between attached dwellings. Light-weight and cost-effective, Partiwall permits easy incorporation of services and does not require penetration and perimeter treatment associated with traditional fire-rated systems.
IntRwall is a light-weight separating wall system for apartment buildings. First introduced on 88 storey Eureka Tower project in Melbourne, plasterboard based IntRwall has proved to be a viable alternative to autoclaved aerated concrete construction.
OutRwall fire-rated exterior wall system is a light-weight alternative to masonry construction in residential buildings that are built close to the boundary. Available in 1hour or 1.5hour fire-rating configurations, OutRwall can be pre-fabricated and install from one side if access to adjacent property is restricted.
A joint development with BlueScope Steel, Fireclad is a light-weight solution for fire-rated exterior walls in industrial buildings. Suitable for upgrading of existing buildings as well as for new construction, Fireclad represents a cost-effective alternative to masonry and tilt-up construction when walls need to be fire-rated due to their proximity to the boundary.
Firewall Area Separation Walls are designed for use in steel framed buildings such as warehouses, cinemas and factories. Firewall provide all the benefits of light-weight construction and is available in fire-ratings of up to 4 hours and limiting heights up to 13.4m.
Boral Multiframe™ is a complete lightweight construction system for low-rise apartment buildings. Multiframe™ comprises a range of timber framed plasterboard wall and ceiling solutions and associated construction details that satisfy fire rating and acoustic requirements of the Building Code of Australia (BCA) for Class 2 buildings up to 4 storeys.
CinemaZone acoustic systems have been developed in response to the growing popularity of home cinemas. Utilising Boral's SoundStop plasterboard, CinemaZone allows to create a real cinema experience in a home without disturbing other occupants or neighbours.
NeighbourZone can provide a welcome relief for occupants of attached dwellings who are concerned about the level of noise coming from their neighbours. Easily installed and taking minimum amount of space, NeighbourZone systems can halve the level of neighbour noise, improving the occupant's lifestyle and at the same time adding value to the property.
The changes in our lifestyle and living habits have meant that today more than ever, noise is intruding in our daily lives. The explosion in home cinema and digital home entertainment has resulted in noisier homes and increased stress levels of other members of the household not being able to escape it. Noise control in your home is no longer an option. It's a must.
Boral is proud to offer a simple and cost effective solution to upgrade acoustic isolation within the family home that utilizes 10mm Soundstop plasterboard.
Quiet Living systems are recommended for any wall or floor/ceiling that separates a 'noisy' area (i.e. kitchen, living room or kid's bedroom) from a 'quiet' area (i.e. main bedroom or home office). In two-storey homes with tiled or bare timber floors, Quiet Living ceiling system is recommended to reduce footstep noise from above to the room below.