AWI Merges With Arktura

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) has teamed with Arktura, designer and fabricator of ceilings, walls, partitions, and facades. “The Arktura team is widely celebrated for bridging the gap between creative intent and manufacturing capabilities to bring about exceptional ceiling and wall designs,” says Vic Grizzle, chief executive officer, AWI. It is expected to be co-managed by representatives from both organizations, with AWI taking lead. Beyond their existing central tasks, both plan to unveil Arktura Ventures LLC, an incubator for exploring and accelerating new product, technology, and material solutions in architecture, design, engineering, and construction.