India Gypsum is now Saint-Gobain Gyproc
Saint-Gobain, the Paris-based building materials major has announced a rechristening of its Indian gypsum business from India Gypsum to Saint-Gobain Gyproc India. This move marks a strategic alignment to ‘Gyproc’, Saint-Gobain’s leading global brand in the construction products sector.
Announcing the change, Venkat Subramanian, MD, Saint-Gobain Gyproc India Ltd. said, “Construction in India is moving towards global standards and we believe our innovative lightweight drywall and ceiling solutions will help architects in designing spaces that meet the demanding market needs for high performance solutions. Saint-Gobain Gyproc’s entire product range fulfills Green Building norms (LEED rating) of CII-IGBC.”
Saint-Gobain Gyproc is a leading player in the construction products space providing innovative building solutions and products backed by world class technical and service support. The company plans to bring to the Indian market new products to supplement its existing product range of Gypboard plasterboards, Universal plasters, Gypsteel metal framings, Celotex acoustical ceiling tiles and various jointing products in a bid to provide enhanced solutions and take the domestic market to the international standards.