grid ceiling

grid ceiling

A ceiling with apertures through which natural or artificial light can pass.
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The company said this acquisition would increase penetration into architectural specifications and enable cross-selling opportunities for USG's existing tile and grid ceiling products.
An architectural dropped grid ceiling with fluorescent and incandescent lighting creates a strong visual statement in this department and throughout the store.
The lecture theatre takes its atmosphere from the contrast between concrete walls and black grid ceiling, and the warm wood of the wall panelling and the curved sound reflective panels that hover under the grid.
Salem, Mass.-based Rose Displays, Ltd., a provider of signware solutions to retailers worldwide, developed its Super Tile Divider as an option for displaying graphics on grid ceilings.The Super Tile Divider features a sturdy profile built to cross multiple grids in the short direction or a single grid in the long direction.
Designed by Peter Schweger, it boasts metal grid ceilings, thrusting columns and an imposing atrium.
Other amenities include 2-by-2-foot lay-in grid ceilings which easily open to accommodate computer cables and contain high-efficiency parabolic light fixtures.