metal ceiling

pressed-metal ceiling

A sheet-metal ceiling embossed in a decorative pattern; usually coated with a layer of tin and lead or a coat of paint primer as a protection against oxidation; much used on the ceilings of stores after about 1875, especially during the early part of the 20th century.
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A construction worker suffered burns when a metal ceiling frame he was installing at a school in Pasay City over the weekend touched a live wire.
Interior metal ceiling solutions have a lifespan in excess of 25 years with only the need for basic maintenance, and can be easily recycled in the end.
ADIC headquarters: The metal ceiling tiles incorporate an acoustic pad and plasterboard
A 20-cm deep, double-layer metal ceiling is attached to the curving balconies that wrap around two sides of the six-story building.
The design direction was to create a "five-star hospitality environment" in an area with bright green vinyl flooring, pierced metal ceiling panels, and 60-inch-high concrete block walls for privacy around the waiting area furnished with black plastic chairs.
Armstrong's new Metallaire decorative metal ceiling and backsplash tiles can create an air of elegance in any room, whether you're building a new space or renovating an existing one.
Armstrong World Industries, supplier of suspended ceiling systems, has extended its range of metal ceiling solutions with the introduction of the Orcal Canopy.
Robert Erbe, project director of project management for Cushman 8 Wakefield of California Inc., recently installed a metal ceiling in a valet drop-off area to create a dramatic sense of arrival.
Architects Penoyre & Prasad selected SAS metal ceiling tiles to use in all classroom, office and circulation areas, and parts of the public library, to provide a good acoustic absorption co-efficient and a robust solution for these particular areas.
"Unlike the just-ended first quarter of 2006 during which the metal ceiling on aluminum had essentially no effect on our ability to pass through metal costs to customers, our cost for aluminum in the second and third quarters will be in excess of the price ceilings," Wise Metals Group Treasurer Ken Stastny says.
These systems use either insulated metal ceiling panels with water tubing bonded to them or exposed metal panels called valances.
Ratcliff added a perforated metal ceiling at 16 feet and directed interior lights up into the cavity.