USG Drywall Suspension System

An engineered system designed for wallboard ceilings that installs faster than traditional framing methods such as steel studs or cold-rolled channel and drywall furring channel. Available for flat or curved ceilings, arches and domes for maximum design flexibility.

The USG Drywall Suspension System is an engineered framing system that installs faster than conventional framing methods. It is ideal for framing both interior and exterior flat ceilings and more complex shapes such as stepped soffits and coffers.

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Data Submittal Sheet USG Drywall Suspension System - Curved Ceilings Data Sheet (English) - AC3118 1365 kB view
Data Submittal Sheet USG Drywall Suspension System - Flat Ceilings Data Sheet (English) - AC3117 1451 kB view
Data Submittal Sheet USG Drywall Suspension System – 6 ft Cross Tees Data Sheet (English) - AC3314 490 kB view
Installation Guide USG Drywall Suspension System Domed Ceilings and Barrel Vaults Installation Instructions (English) - AC3157 425 kB view
SDS MSDS USG Drywall Suspension System SDS (English) - 42000054001 148 kB view
SDS MSDS USG Drywall Suspension System SDS (Spanish) - 42000054001 35 kB view
System Catalog USG Drywall Suspension System Catalog (English) - AC3152 2860 kB view
System Catalog USG Suspension Systems Catalog - SA904S 241 kB view
System Catalog USG-CGC Ceiling Systems Catalog (English) - SC2000 62370 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Suspended Drywall Ceiling Construction (English) - SC2495 444 kB view
Warranty USG Ceilings Commercial Application Warranty (English) - SC2102 48 kB view
Project Profile The Regent Auditorium, Pensacola, FL USG Drywall Suspension System Project Profile (English) - AC3290 136 kB view
Project Profile USG Drywall Suspension System Houston Courthouse - AC3292 144 kB view
Project Profile USG Drywall Suspension System Navy Bootcamp Project Profile (English) - AC3293 125 kB view
Project Profile USG™ Drywall Suspension System Dramatic Dome Project Profile (English) - AC3289 1021 kB view
Project Profile USG™ Drywall Suspension System Curved Ceiling Project Profile (English) - AC3288 671 kB view
Project Profile Hamilton High School USG Curvatura™ 3-D Ceiling System Project Profile (English) - IC574 557 kB view
Project Profile Christian Education Leadership Academy Project Profile (English) 1157 kB view

features and benefits

The USG Drywall Suspension System is available in pre-engineered custom shapes for framing curved drywall ceilings such as vaults, valleys, domes and arches. It is also fully compatible with all USG Donn® Brand Acoustical Suspension Systems for easy transition from wallboard ceilings to acoustical tile ceilings.

  • Meets or exceeds ASTM C635 and C645
  • Listed in over 60 UL fire-rated designs
  • For interior and exterior installations
  • G40 hot dipped galvanized coating for most applications, G90 available for exteriors
  • Building code compliant per ICC ESR-1222
  • Available with high recycled content (HRC)
  • 6-foot cross T’s available for wider main T spacing, reduces materials and speeds installation
  • Designed to easily frame type F an G light fixture openings
  • STC and IIC sound tested assemblies available
  • Rotary stitched double web for strength and rigidity
  • Knurled face facilitates screw attachment
  • Lifetime limited warranty when used with USG Sheetrock® Brand Gypsum Panels

Customer Service Center
1-800-950-3839
7 a.m. - 6 p.m. CT, Mon - Fri

USG4YOU Tech Support
1-800-USG4YOU (1-800-874-4968)
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. CT, Mon - Fri

Email USG Technical Support

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Frequently Asked Questions