Standard 2D and 3D geometric shapes install on slotted 15/16″ suspension system

MetalWorks™ Torsion Spring Shapes from Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Solutions let architects and designers add new dimensions to their ceiling designs with 2D and 3D geometric shapes and perimeter panels, according to a recent announcement by Armstrong World Industries, Inc.

The standard metal panels, which install on a slotted 15/16″ suspension system in a standard grid layout, are offered in a variety of shapes, including 2D and 3D triangles, and 2D parallelograms, trapezoids, and hexagons.

MetalWorks™ Torsion Spring Shapes add new dimension to ceiling designs Mix and Match Different Colors and Shapes

The company say that MetalWorks Torsion Spring Shapes is available in four standard colors and can be mixed and matched in 2D or 3D patterns to create one-of-a-kind ceilings with sculptural depth using a familiar torsion spring installation system. Durable, factory-applied gaskets highlight the geometric design.

An online Armstrong Pattern Gallery features 18 pre-designed patterns that offer multiple visual options for achieving a custom look with standard MetalWorks Torsion Spring Shapes ceiling panels and colors. According to the company, each pattern includes all the information needed to specify and install the design, including integrated lighting and diffuser solutions.

Perforated Acoustical Options

In addition, Armstrong World Industries, Inc. states the swing-down panels offer easy accessibility and are available in non-perforated and perforated acoustical options as well as custom perforations. Acoustical options include a black acoustical fleece and provide an NRC of 0.70. The perforations cover the entire face of the panel.

MetalWorks Torsion Spring Shapes are part of the Sustain® portfolio and the company says they meet the most stringent sustainability compliance standards today.

Integrated Lighting and Diffuser Solutions

Lighting and diffuser solutions offer an integrated ceiling visual and are available from partner companies Axis Lighting, Backlight srl, and Price Industries. For more information, visit

For more information about MetalWorks Torsion Spring Shapes, visit To view the Pattern Gallery, visit