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The dry construction materials specialist

Siniat manufacturers drywall products and systems for partitions, ceilings, wall linings and external sheathing purposes. Our products are used by small builders through to some of the most acclaimed architects and construction companies in the country.

Shaping the way people build and live.

Our products and solutions provide new opportunities for innovative specifications in schools, hospitals and other commercial projects. Through customer insights, we also help the sector to cut wastage, improve manual handling, speed up installation times and deliver projects which are sustainable and address lifetime cost.

Innovative specifications
Better learning environments
Jobsite productivity


Our service to you

As a major manufacturer in the construction supply chain network, we provide next day delivery to hundreds of specialist distributors and builders merchants across the UK.

Siniat trusted supply partner
A trusted supply partner

We offer an extensive product range to reflect a huge variety of projects and budgets, providing a guaranteed next day delivery for our customers. Many of the construction sector’s most successful companies trust our products, customer service and technical knowledge to give their business a competitive edge.

Contact customer services:
Tel: 01275 377 773

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Technical expertise
Technical expertise

Our technical team are on hand to help with queries about any of our products and systems. For larger projects, we can provide the initial design support, followed by on-site technical support during the installation phase. For smaller projects, our website contains a wealth of information and practical videos, alongside telephone support 7.30 – 17.30 Mon to Fri.

Contact technical services
Tel: 0800 145 6033
Fax: 01275 377 456

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Project planning & support

For larger projects, we add value before, during and after the construction phase. Working with the project team, we can support the initial tender, finding ways to improve aesthetics or building performance, cut construction costs, reduce build times or suggest ways to lower on-going maintenance costs.

Contact our sales team on:
Tel: 01275 377 773

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Revolutionary external sheathing board

We understand that it’s crucial for designers and contractors to find better, more efficient ways of working. Build programmes are getting tighter, clients expect more, so we understand that our innovations – like Weather Defence or LaDura – are able to meet increasingly demanding requirements.

Contact our sales team:
Tel:01275 377 773

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We bring additional value to construction projects by helping designers and contractors achieve sustainability targets. We carefully select appropriate products and systems through efficient design detailing. Where needed, we can supply products in bespoke lengths to reduce construction waste, any waste that is produced can be recycled via our GTEC Wasteline Direct service.

Contact Wasteline Direct:
Tel: 01275 377 579

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Siniat training

Siniat’s customers have access to a range of training courses to help them get the best out of our drywall products and systems. Including CPD lectures, to ‘how to videos’ and hands-on training, our trainers are available to maximise the skills set of your teams.

Contact our trainers on:
Tel: 01275 377 773

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Testing and certification

Lifetime System Warranty

Siniat will provide a Lifetime System Guarantee for designers and installers who build their entire drylining systems with our products. We can do this because our products and components have been rigorously – and independently – tested together to ensure they are technically compatible.

Testing and certification
  • Our operations are certified to ISO 9001 Quality Management Standards
  • Our products are manufactured and tested to British EN Standards
  • Specialist boards – like Weather Defence and Aqua Board – are BBA accredited
Siniat in the UK

Siniat was established in 2012 when the global Etex Group of Companies acquired LaFarge Plasterboard. Siniat has 35 factories across Europe and the Middle East employing over 3,300 people.

Our history

1980 2000 2020
1989 Bristol plant opened by Redland
2007 Ferrybridge plant opened by Lafarge

Redland plc forms joint venture with Lafarge to produce plasterboard in the UK


Redland Plasterboard accquired by Lafarge


Lafarge Plasterboard accquired by Etex and rebranded Siniat


Siniat acquires EOS Façades

Etex Building Performance division created to include Siniat, Promat and EOS Façades



Etex Building Performance

Siniat is part of Etex Building Performance, a division of the Etex Group which combines the products and solutions of three dry construction materials companies – ourselves, Promat and EOS Façades. This new organisation combines drywall, external sheathing, passive fire protection and steel framing systems expertise under one roof, bringing great opportunities for new system solutions.

Executive committee

Neil Shaw
Neil Shaw
Country Manager
UK & Ireland
Jane Maycock
Jane Maycock
Human Resources
Matt McKay
Matt McKay
Strategy & Marketing
Paul Noble
Paul Noble
Operations Director
Steve Carter
Steve Carter
Sales & Commercial

Key facts

>450 Employees in the UK
>£180m Annual turnover 
99% Almost all of our products are recyclable.

Proudly manufacturing in the UK


Industry Awards

The Etex group


Etex is a global company which manufacturers high-quality building products in four areas: cladding and building boards, roofing, ceramic tiles, fire protection and insulation.

Key facts

43 Countries
102 Companies
118 Factories
17,500 Employees
+€2.9bn Turnover
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Etex sister companies in the UK


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