• Overview
  • Technical Data
  • Downloads


A1 non-combustible, cellulose fibre cement board

RCM Multipurpose is a highly versatile cellulose fibre cement building board, offering excellent strength, weathering and acoustic properties. It is available as building boards and soffit strips.

With an A1 non-combustible classification Multipurpose offers the highest level of fire rated performance making it an excellent option for buildings over 18m.

Providing high levels of flexible strength, RCM Multipurpose allows design led visions to be delivered by providing a curvature building option.


  • Fire rated to EN 13501-1 class A1 non-combustible
  • Exceptional racking strength EN 594:2011
  • High impact resistance
  • Excellent weathering properties
  • Wide range of thicknesses
  • Extensive range of applications
  • Range of soffit strips available
  • Integrates with other RCM products

Standard board sizes

2400 x 1200mm (6mm, 9mm and 12mm)

Other board sizes are available.

Soffit strips available in 1220 x 150 x 3.2mm, 1220 x 150 x 4.5mm and 2440 x 150 x 4.5mm.


RCM Multipurpose can be cut, drilled and nailed with conventional woodworking tools.

For cutting the product in any volume, we recommend the use of an RCM poly crystalline diamond Dart Blade to avoid excessive wear on other blades. Alternatively, RCM offer a complete fabrication service, please contact our technical department for details.

Key applications

  • Internal and external walling
  • Flooring and ceilings
  • Facia’s and soffit liner
  • OEM applications for improved strength and density
  • Tile backer board
  • External cladding

Suitable for the following construction types

  • Lightweight Steel Frame
  • Timber Frame
  • Modular / Offsite
  • Concrete Frame

Technical Data


01 . 4
Add Sample to Basket

Add to Sample Basket

Thank you for requesting samples of RCM’s Multipurpose. Please choose from the options below and make sure to click ‘add to basket’ to continue.