Projects and case studies featuring acoustics on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • TVS Acoustics: Acoustic floor, Chetham's School of Music, Manchester
    Acoustic floor, Chetham's School of Music, Manchester
    TVS Acoustics
    TVS was selected to design, install and commission 2,169m2 of acoustic jack-up floors over five levels of Chetham's School of Music's new building
  • TVS Acoustics: Acoustic wall panels for Eastbrook Primary School
    Acoustic wall panels for Eastbrook Primary School
    TVS Acoustics
    The TVS Group was involved with a project at EastBrook Primary School throughout the design phase and was able to work with Wates and the architects to assist with the acoustic requirements in the sports hall, general...
  • MEDITE SMARTPLY: School achieves fire performance with MEDITE PREMIER FR
    School achieves fire performance with MEDITE PREMIER FR
    MEDITE SMARTPLY
    A state-of-the-art sports and learning centre in Cambridge features a dramatic space-defining acoustic based on the use of MEDITE PREMIER FR fire rated panels from MEDITE SMARTPLY. The product was specified by architects...
  • Benchmark: Double curved wooden acoustic panelling for arts centre
    Double curved wooden acoustic panelling for arts centre
    Benchmark
    Sage Gateshead is an international home for acoustic excellence and houses two stages. Benchmark created all the acoustic panelling for the main spaces. This architectural joinery commission was extremely complex and took...
  • TVS Acoustics: Sports hall refurbishment, Mencap, Sheffield
    Sports hall refurbishment, Mencap, Sheffield
    TVS Acoustics
    Following the refurbishment and upgrade of Mencap's sports hall in Sheffield a solution was required to reduce reverberation problems. These were caused by the hall having high ceilings open to the composite steel roof...
  • TVS Acoustics: Acoustic roof damping, Olympic Park, London
    Acoustic roof damping, Olympic Park, London
    TVS Acoustics
    Heavy rain revealed that the metal roof of the 4,500 tonne steel structure located within the Olympic Park in Stratford, East London, and opened by Lord Coe, Chairman of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games,...
  • TVS Acoustics: Acoustic foam panelling, Co-op headquarters, Manchester
    Acoustic foam panelling, Co-op headquarters, Manchester
    TVS Acoustics
    Total Vibration Solutions was required to provide reverberation control to the coffered ceiling of the Co-op Group's HQ in Manchester, before air conditioning was installed in the open plan call centre offices within. TVS...
  • Soundsorba®: Acoustic wall panels for London architects' office
    Acoustic wall panels for London architects' office
    Soundsorba®
    An architectural firm in London required sound absorption in the meeting booths of its new office. The booths needed to not be very reverberant. After being contacted by the firm, Soundsorba recommended its WALLSORBA® Type C...
  • Soundsorba®: WOODSORBA® acoustic panels for Ruskin College Library
    WOODSORBA® acoustic panels for Ruskin College Library
    Soundsorba®
    Ruskin College is an independent college based in Oxford. Its library had a lot of reflective surfaces which resulted in high levels of echo and reverberation. The college approached Soundsorba looking for an acoustic...
  • Soundsorba®: CLOUDSORBA® acoustic ceiling panels for private home
    CLOUDSORBA® acoustic ceiling panels for private home
    Soundsorba®
    Soundsorba was contacted by a private homeowner who was experiencing an issue with reverberation time in their kitchen. This was being caused by the hard, reflective surfaces of the kitchen. Soundsorba carried out an initial...
  • Soundsorba®: ECHOSORBA® and WALLSORBA® acoustic panels for school
    ECHOSORBA® and WALLSORBA® acoustic panels for school
    Soundsorba®
    Soundsorba was contacted by a school which was having sound problems in its multipurpose hall and classrooms, leading to difficulties with teachers trying to be heard and understood. Soundsorba carried out a free...
  • Soundsorba®: Acoustic wall and ceiling panels for hotel restaurant
    Acoustic wall and ceiling panels for hotel restaurant
    Soundsorba®
    CLOUDSORBA® acoustic ceiling panels were used to reduce the echo and reverberation in a high-end hotel restaurant. The client wanted a contemporary ceiling acoustic solution that would match the current hotel decor and...
  • Soundsorba®: CLOUDSORBA® acoustic ceiling panels for church hall
    CLOUDSORBA® acoustic ceiling panels for church hall
    Soundsorba®
    St Andrew's Church in High Wycombe contacted Soudsorba with an acoustic problem they had with their church hall. The hard surfaces of the hall were resulting in long reverberation times, which in turn was creating an...
  • Vtec Group Ltd: Acoustic ceiling panels for education hub
    Acoustic ceiling panels for education hub
    Vtec Group Ltd
    Connah’s Quay sixth form hub is part of a new development by Coleg Cambria offering state-of-the-art facilities for students. Vtec’s Supacoustic wall panels were used in the auditoriums and main reception spaces to improve...
  • Sika : Seamless acoustic flooring system for recording studio
    Seamless acoustic flooring system for recording studio
    Sika
    A continuous, brilliant white flooring system was needed throughout the entire ground floor of an acoustically designed live recording studio. Situated in an old Victorian building in Edinburgh, it had to meet stringent...