Armstrong is an industry leader in seismically tested suspended ceiling systems so you can design and install with confidence. Our comprehensive solutions for Two Way & Drywall Ceiling Systems:
Application of the Armstrong Seismic Design & Application Guide enables correct installation of various Armstrong Suspended Ceiling Grid Systems, including PeakForm (Steel), Blue Tongue (Aluminium) and U-Profile (including Axiom Pelmets). Based on specific project information, provided in the Seismic Design Form (download below), our Engineer will generate data* on the required:
Note: this data must be certified by an independent qualified engineer.
The purpose of this guide is to provide preliminary information to support the application of Armstrong suspended grid and panel ceiling systems as per the requirements of NZS 1170.5 and AS 1170.4 – Structural Design Actions – Earthquake actions.
The design of Armstrong suspended ceiling grid systems, bracing and fixing types shown in the Seismic Design Guide are developed in accordance with the following standards:
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