Fermacell is a leading producer of fibre-gypsum and fibre-cement boards in Europe. The first gypsum fibre board, which was the first gypsum fibre board in Germany was produced at the Fermacell plant in Münchehof near Goslar in the early 1970s. Fermacell was later incorporated into the James Hardie Group. This high- quality and stable finishing board has fundamentally changed the entire drywall industry in Germany, making the Fermacell brand strong and well known in the industry. Fermacell gypsum fibre boards and waterproof and weatherproof render carrier Powerpanel H2O boards are synonymous with fast and economical construction concepts. Thanks to its pioneering innovations, Fermacell has become one of the most well-known brands of building materials in the industry and a leader on the European market for high quality fibre-gypsum boards and fibre-cement boards.