Armstrong CPD has explained the advantages of using metal ceilings in buildings. Armstrong offers RIBA-approved CPD and has released their own insight into the benefits behind using metal ceiling solutions. The RIBA-approved CPD covers a range of different aspects to this ceiling solution and specifying metal systems now available from Armstrong Ceiling Solutions.
Armstrong first started to market these ceiling solutions in the US more than 70 years ago, and in Europe more than 20 years ago. The company has also been manufactured from a UK site for over 20 years, meaning the company has a wealth of experience in delivering metal ceiling solutions and is in a strong position to offer advice and encourage more people to utilise the solutions on offer at Armstrong.
The presentation that has been given by the company, gives architects a one-hour CPD credit and seeks to showcase the extent to which metal systems are now able to play an essential role in Armstrong’s portfolio, which is at the moment without peers. During this presentation, the reasons that have been given for the specifying metal ceiling and wall systems which are wide and varied. Armstrong’s portfolio includes aesthetics such as a crisp, clean, hi-tech visual in flat, curved or sculptured forms and linear or modular layouts. The solution delivered by Armstrong are also durable and able to withstand a rigorous amount of handling with panel edges that do not chip or flake.
The ceiling solutions that are offered by Armstrong are easy to clean without surface damage and humidity resistant up to 90%. The products advertised by the company are even suitable for external use with the addition of a simple back-coat. The variety of coatings that are available as part of Armstrong’s portfolio means that the metal solutions can be made dirt resistant and antimicrobial, making them perfect for most applications from the education sector to healthcare, leisure, commercial and transport. The Armstrong engineered metal portfolio is comprehensive and offers tiles that will suit any building module and also offers a range of colour options which can offer limitless configurability.