In order to ensure durable and stronger drywall systems in the sector, Rigips has developed the impact resistant plasterboards series: Rigips Bizon impact resistant and Rigips Hipo impact and water resistant gypsum boards.

In today’s article, we invite you to discover Rigips Bizon impact resistant gypsum board line.

Characteristics of Bizon Impact Resistant Gypsum Board 

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Rigips Bizon Impact Resistant Gypsum Board

Resistance to Physical Impacts

First of all, compared to a regular gypsum board, Rigips Bizon impact resistant plasterboard is composed of increased surface hardness and core density. Thus, with its special formula, this board offers high resistance to physical impacts in drywall and ceiling works. 

Sound Insulation

Then, thanks to its high sound insulation property, Bizon impact resistant panel reduce sound transmission. Meaning that it has the characteristics to deal with intrusive noise by improving indoor comfort. 

Fire Resistant 

In addition, it has a high resistance to fire. Indeed, during a fire the increase in fire and smoke is limited. 

Application Area of Rigips Bizon Impact Resistant Gypsum Board

Similarly, due to its smooth finish, Rigips Bizon panel is appropriate for any surface application. In other words, you can apply this gypsum board in the following places with ease and peace of mind: 

  • Houses: apartments, single family houses …
  • Education buildings: schools (teaching rooms, classrooms, corridors)
  • Healthcare buildings: hospitals, clinics, medical offices 
  • Hotels

Technical Specifications of Rigips Bizon Impact Resistant Panel

Board TypeDFIR
Fire Rating ClassA2-s1,d0
Surface Hardness Ø <  15 mm
Edge DetailThinned Edge, Butt Edge
Dimensions – Width x Length (mm)1200 x 2400 – Standard Length
Thickness (mm)12,5 – 15
Vertical Durability> 725 – > 870
Parallel Durability> 300 – > 360
Weight (kg/m2)12,0-13,0  /  15,0-16,0

Storage of Rigips Bizon Plasterboard 

Last but not least, the impact resistant panel should be stored on a clean and flat surface, without being in contact with the ground. Furthermore, the storage environment must be protected from water and moisture.

No matter what is the type of gypsum board used, you must always make sure to store the boards in indoor, where the goods are avoiding exposure to inappropriate weather conditions.

If you need more tips about the packaging, handling and storage of plasterboards, we invite you to read our related article. 

Our Company

Board & Wall Co. is a drywall materials supplier company based in Istanbul, Turkey. We are currently exporting to 30 countries in Europe, Africa, Middle East, The Caribbean.

Mainly our products are:

✔ gypsum board / plasterboard
✔ fiber cement board
✔ suspended gypsum ceiling
✔ metal framing profiles for partition walls & ceilings
✔ ready mixed joint compound
✔ insulation rolls and panels
✔ bituminous membrane
✔ access panels & accessories
✔ inspection hatch

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