Tag Archives: Suspended Ceilings

The way we design, coordinate and install suspended ceilings is about to change

Poorly designed in-ceiling services and suspended ceilings caused havoc during recent earthquakes. Fortunately no-one died from falling ceiling infrastructure in either the Christchurch or Wellington quakes. But there remains a genuine and real threat to life when unrestrained ceiling infrastructure collides during an earthquake. The swaying in-ceiling services caused massive structural damage in Wellington where buildings were abandoned...
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Seismic Compliance of Suspended Ceilings

Seismic Compliance of Suspended Ceilings and In-Ceiling Services is Possible!

IMG_7927The suspended ceilings and in-ceiling services at Whakatane Hospital are well down the track to being seismically compliant says Peter McConnochie, supervisor with Ceilings Unlimited in Tauranga. AWCI Certified Business Member Ceilings Unlimited is the contractor installing suspended and...
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