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USG Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a manufacturer and distributor of building materials worldwide. It operates in three segments: North American Gypsum, Worldwide Ceilings, and Building Products Distribution. The North American Gypsum segment provides gypsum and related products that are used to construct walls, ceilings, roofs, and floors of residential, commercial, and institutional buildings, as well as in various industrial applications. It provides gypsum panels; and a line of joint compounds, corner beads, and tape that are used for finishing wallboard joints under SHEETROCK brand name. This segment also offers cement board and accessories under DUROCK brand name; gypsum-fiber panels under the brand name of FIBEROCK; various gypsum panels under SECUROCK brand name; and poured gypsum underlayments under the brand name of LEVELROCK. In addition, this segment provides construction plaster products under RED TOP, IMPERIAL, DIAMOND, and SUPREMO brand names; and gypsum-based products for agricultural and industrial customers for the use in a various applications, including soil conditioning, road repair, fireproofing, and ceramics. The Worldwide Ceilings segment offers ceiling tiles under RADARTM, ECLIPSETM, MARSTM, and HALCYONTM brand names; and ceiling grids under the brand names of DONN, DX, FINELINE, CENTRICITEETM, DXI IDENTITEETM, CURVATURATM, and COMPASSO. The Building Products Distribution segment operates as distributor of gypsum wallboard and other building materials; and products of other manufacturers, including drywall metal, insulation, roofing, fasteners, and exterior insulation finishing systems. The company also distributes its products through building materials dealers, home improvement centers and other retailers, specialty wallboard distributors, and contractors. It has strategic partnership with XL Brands. USG Corporation was founded in 1901 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.

8,900 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/3/14
Founded in 1901

usg corp (USG) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $925.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting...
Total Annual Compensation: $538.1K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $462.9K
Senior Vice President, Chief Executive Office...
Total Annual Compensation: $357.5K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $457.8K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

usg corp (USG) Key Developments

USG Corporation(NYSE:USG) added to Russell 1000 Index

USG Corporation will be added to the Russell 1000 Index.

USG Corporation(NYSE:USG) dropped from Russell 2000 Index

USG Corporation will be removed from the Russell 2000 Index.

W. Douglas Ford Retires from the USG Corporation's Board of Directors

Effective upon the adjournment of USG Corporation's annual meeting of stockholders on May 14, 2014, and as required by the director retirement policy contained in the Corporation's Corporate Governance Guidelines and Bylaws, W. Douglas Ford retired from the Corporation's Board of Directors.


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