Selecting materials for cost efficient, safe and ease of installation and availability of products is key deciding factor for builders and installers.USG products enable you to work efficiently with easy access to materials, excellent handling and safe and effective installation systems.
Selection of Finishing & Paint Contractor
USG ME supports the main contractors for choosing the right finishing and painting contractor for the installation of its products. It is presumed that selected finishing & paint contractor is familiar with the type of service offered. Pre-qualification is essential in the process.
The building finishing contractors industry includes firms providing specialized services to finish buildings. Included in this industry are drywall and insulation contractors, painting and wall covering contractors, and other building finishing contractors.
Drywall and insulation contractors provide services related to drywall, plaster work, building insulation and fire-stop services. Examples of the work these contractors provide include suspension ceiling installation, taping and finishing drywall installation.
Painting and wall covering contractors provide services related to interior or exterior painting or interior wall covering such as building, painting and more.
Read on to discover information about our Capabilities & Product Portfolio, Materials Approval, Location Advantages, Technical Services & After Sales Services, Warranty and Material Installation Supervision, Products Availability and Cost Vs. Quality, On-site Training, and case studies showing what can be achieved with our products.
USG ME Capabilities & Product Portfolio
With approximately 3,500 employees, USG ME is a leading manufacturer and supplier of mineral fiber acoustical ceiling systems, specialty ceiling systems, gypsum-based wall and ceiling lining systems, substrates, metal framing, metal Ceiling, joint compounds, high-performance panels and accessories throughout Middle East, Asia, and Australia.
Through an ever-growing portfolio of groundbreaking products backed by unparalleled service at USG ME, we empower our customers to build their business – much the same way great cities and communities are built. And we’ve done so through investing in purposeful innovation, expanding into different markets and constantly searching for ways to increase performance and productivity.
It is important to check that prospective manufacturer/supplier are technically and financially sound and therefore capable of completing work or supply once contracted to the Project.
USG ME has a sound portfolio of reference projects with all the required approvals from major engineering consultants to be a prestigious manufacturer/supplier for the main contractors in the MENA and GCC regions.
USG ME Location Advantages
More Flexibility: If you source locally, local suppliers as us are typically more reactive than suppliers who are farther away. They are able to deliver products quicker, and it is much easier for a supplier to coordinate a shipment across the neighborhood than around the world.
Greater Control: The further away you are from elements of your supply chain, the less control you have over them. Face-to-face visits will allow you to address any concerns and ensure all products meet your standards.
Reduced Supply Chain Costs: If you are tightening your budget, you should consider tightening your supply chain as well. The amount of money companies spend on logistics every year is staggering.
Technical Services & After Sales Services
USG ME provides free technical advice to builders, architects, contractors, engineers, regulators and home owners throughout Middle East and GCC regions.
USG ME provides after sales support as site visits, installation supervision as we understand that it plays an important role in customer satisfaction and customer retention. USG ME prospered in its efforts to generate loyal customers who believe in our brand and get associated with us for a longer duration.
Warranty and Material Installation Supervision
Warranty: USG ME’s following combinations of ceilings and walls system products, as installed in the building nominated overleaf, carry an extended warranty from the date of installation (“Warranty Period”). Our extended warranty is defined as the useful life of the ceiling system up to a maximum of 30 years. USG ME acoustical panel only or USG ME DONN® grid only, carry a 15 year warranty from date of installation.
This Warranty covers the owner (and subsequent owners) of the building nominated overleaf in which the products are installed for the Warranty Period. Product defects caused by faulty materials, manufacturing workmanship and failure to meet product specifications issued by USG ME in effect at the time of installation. The nominated ceiling panels shall withstand normal climatic conditions including high temperature and humidity without visible sagging, warping or shrinking, or delamination of finished surfaces, provided that the panels are installed in normal occupancy conditions for which they are intended and within current environmental conditions of the product.
Installation Supervision: USG ME supports the contractors with supervision on installation of its products as follows:
- Control over observance of technology of installation;
- Work in close contact with the experts of the organization that carries out the installation, to ensure the correct installation and assembly, perform work with proper quality
- Providing necessary documents for reference
Products Availability and Cost Vs. Quality
USG ME ensures the availability of raw materials from various excellent sources along with alternate mechanisms readily available in order to maintain the material availability all the time to serve our customers.
We understand that when it comes to your work, you want the best possible results in the most efficient time possible. That is why we remain ambitious and disciplined in our pursuit of the highest standards of quality, efficiency and service. It’s a never-ending commitment to learning, improving and striving to be the best at what we do. So customers like you can get the results they need, in the time they need it.
Some Companies that are hell-bent on reducing costs end up sacrificing quality for their own temporary performance showcase. They tend to do the bare minimums and haggle with the customer over petty matters. But USG ME ensures both optimum cost and optimum quality with no compromise whatsoever.
Join one of our training programs and find out more about selecting and installing our products. They include theoretical and hands-on training in the different applications, selection and installation of our products. Our trainers are certified USG ME engineers with years of experience, who work on-site with our customers, every day, all over the world.
The training is designed to increase your team’s skills, reduce mistakes onsite and associated costs. Our training programs are held at USG ME premises or we can come to your office or job-site.