About AWCI Technology Center


The mission of the AWCI Technology Center is to provide architects, owners, developers, and contractors a single source for credible information about integrated wall and ceiling solutions. Specifically, the focus will center upon systems that are installed by the contractor members of the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry, AWCI. AWCI has more than 2,000 members who are primarily wall and ceiling contractors, product suppliers or product manufacturers in all 50 states and various countries. The contractor portion of the membership accounts for 50 percent of current construction volume in the United States.

Sources of Information

The information contained herein is based upon recognized standards and has been obtained from the following associations:

The Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry (AWCI) 

Air Barrier Association of America (ABAA)

EIFS Industry Members Association (EIMA)

Foam Sheathing Committee (FSC)

Gypsum Association (GA)

International Firestop Council (IFC)

National One Coat Stucco Association (NOCSA)

North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA)

Polyisocyanurate Insulation Manufacturers Association (PIMA)

Steel Framing Industry Association (SFIA)

Stucco Manufacturers Association (SMA)

Specific building product information is taken from the manufacturer members of AWCI.