Chicago Metallic™ BarrierGrid™ Premium ceiling suspension has a 1-3/8” wide face and factory installed closed –cell PVC foam gaskets which are designed for ISO 14644-1 controlled environment facilities. The suspension is made from hot-dipped galvanized steel with aluminum caps for superior corrosion resistance, seismic applications and flame spread Class A capabilities. Chicago Metallic™ BarrierGrid™ Premium ceiling suspension is made for clean process areas which make it ideal for clean manufacturing, healthcare, food processing, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, aerospace and precision instrument assembly areas.
Merrimack Building Supply is proud to be Rockfon’s® leading distributor of Chicago Metallic™ products throughout New Hampshire, Boston, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. Our three convenient locations make it simple and cost effective for us to deliver high quality suspension products to your next construction project.
Features and Benefits
- Factory precision applied gasket grid restricts air movement between plenums and clean process work areas and speeds up installation.
- Butt cut cross tees keep all components in same plane for improved appearance and seal.
- Aluminum capped runners and tees improve corrosion resistance of grid system.
- Sustainable: Minimum 25% recycled content, 100% locally recyclable, global/regional manufacture.
Chicago Metallic suspension systems meet a Class-A flame spread rating in accordance with ASTM standard E1264-08.
ASTM E1264 Classification
Clean process areas requiring isolation from the ceiling plenum. Ideal for Clean manufacturing areas, healthcare, food processing, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, aerospace and precision instrument assembly rooms.
ASTM C 635 Heavy Duty (HD) main tee classification, 01 White commercial quality painted steel, hot-dip galvanized body, aluminum cap, 1-3/8” width, 1-1/2” height. Closed cell pvc foam gaskets adhered to all tees.
Minimum 25% recycled content, 100% locally recyclable, global/regional manufacture.