TSIB is a not-for-profit Standards Setting Organization (SSO) that provides educational, technical and on occasions, inspection services to the wall and ceiling industry. The TSIB is a consensus bureau with input from code authorities, designers, contractors, manufacturers and dealers. The TSIB goal is to develop, coordinate, promulgate, interpret and revise when required technical standards and practices for the wall and ceiling industry.
TSIB MISSION STATEMENT:
To serve and improve the wall and ceiling industry in the southwestern United States. Support the fundamental core that apprenticeship and training of craft workers is a benefit to everyone. To provide unbiased information to designers, code authorities and honest evaluation of materials, systems and workmanship. To be a leader in establishing best practices for the wall and ceiling industry.
- Industry communication and cohesion
- Contractor education
- Establishing best practices
- Enhanced apprenticeship training
The TSIB has a long rich history in wall and ceiling construction. Formerly known as the lath and plaster bureau, the Bureau's efforts can be traced back over 100 years. As a historical education and promotion group, the bureau has had significant influence over codes, standards and best practices. LEARN MORE ABOUT TSIB...
Plaster and Drywall Assemblies Manual
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