USG Boral rebrands as KNAUF

by | Feb 15, 2022

KnaufFollowing its acquisition by the Knauf Group, USG Boral Building Products Pty Limited is now known as Knauf Gypsum Pty Ltd, or simply ‘Knauf’ in Australia.

With the transition to the new brand name underway, Knauf Managing Director Tony Charnock recently reassured existing customers, suppliers and partners with regards to changes to the name.

“Now we are part of the Knauf Group, one of the world’s leading innovators and manufacturers of modern building materials, we look forward to continuing the established relationships we have with our- customers,” he said.

“The synergies between the two brands ensure the transition to the new name will be seamless and our customers will receive the same high-quality experience they have come to expect, with access to locally manufactured products that meet Australian standards.

“I wish to reassure all of our existing and future customers that, as part of the Knauf Group, we remain one of the best suppliers for the Australian construction industry,” Mr Charnock said.

With manufacturing facilities in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, Knauf will supply plasterboard, compounds, cornice and associated products and systems to the Australian building industry through a national distribution network of 40 company-owned trade and retail outlets.

Knauf Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of plasterboard and ceiling products, building systems and construction materials. Knauf Group entered the Asia Pacific market in the 1990s and has since expanded its operations to become an industry leading brand.