Ceilings

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

ROCKFON Supports WELL's Focus on Improving Human Health and Environment through Optimized Acoustics

September 21, 2016

Chicago - Supporting the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL) goal to optimize building performance for human health and the environment, and projects pursuing WELL Certification, the ROCKFON business shares its recommendations for creating comfortable interior spaces through Optimized Acoustics™. Contributing to successful, acoustical office designs, ROCKFON Alaska®, Color-All™, Koral™,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

ROCKFON Ceiling Panels with High NRC Achieve Optimized Acoustics

June 22, 2016

Chicago – Helping optimize acoustics for today’s commercial interiors, the ROCKFON Group offers an extensive portfolio of sound-absorbing, acoustic stone wool ceiling systems. These include baffles, islands and ceiling panels that can achieve Noise Reduction Coefficients (NRC) as high as 0.95. Sound-absorbing ROCKFON ceiling products shorten reverberation time, improve speech... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustigreen Wins 2016 Cisca Award for Construction Excellence

June 10, 2016

Company awarded honors for second consecutive year NEW ORLEANS – When the Ceilings Interior Systems Construction Association (CISCA) announced its 2016 award winners in New Orleans, Acoustigreen, a leading manufacturer of beautiful and innovative acoustical wall and ceiling systems, was among the victors in the acoustical solutions category for its noteable work on the Prudential... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Ceiling System absorbs and blocks sound.

May 25, 2016

With style of smooth-finished ceiling system, Optimized Acoustics™ offers approach to meeting both sound absorption and sound blocking criteria of commercial interiors. Customers select ceiling system to optimize absorption and where needed, use walls or plenum barriers to effectively block sound between rooms. Sound-absorbing ceilings reduce sound pressure and shorten reverberation time while optimizing speech intelligibility and decreasing noise levels. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Metal Ceiling Panels feature flush reveal profile.

April 15, 2016

Available in 2 x 2 ft or 2 x 4 ft modular sizes, ROCKFON® Planostile™ Lay-in Ceiling Panels offer painted, metallic, and wood-look finishes. Users can choose smooth, solid surface or perforation patterns. Combining perforation with acoustical pad allows panels to achieve Noise Reduction Coefficient of 0.90. Metal composition contains no organic compounds to support mold or microbial growth. Used with 15/16 in. suspension systems, panels create recessed grid lines. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustic Ceiling Panels offer NRC of 0.60.

April 12, 2016

Available in 2 x 2 or 2 x 4 ft sizes, ROCKFON® Pacific™ reveal edge ceiling panels feature smooth, white surface for clean, uniform appearance with no visible fissures, perforations, or holes. Tegular edge uses light and shadow for distinctive look that reveals recessed ceiling suspension system. Stone wool panels can be installed at temperatures from 32–104°F and up to 100% RH. Able to withstand up to 2,150°F, non-combustible design resists melting, burning, or creating significant smoke. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Mounting & Attaching Products

Video Mount Products Displays SCM-1 Suspended Ceiling Mount at 2016 ISC West

March 31, 2016

“The SCM-1 has been Designed for Use in Environments that Utilize Suspended Ceilings, Such as Schools and Offices” STEVENSVILLE, Md. - Video Mount Products (videomount.com), a leading provider of mounting solutions for the security, commercial, residential, and pro audio/video markets, is proud to announce it will feature its highly effective SCM-1... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Minsk National Airport Features ROCKFON Acoustic Stone Wool Ceiling Systems

March 15, 2016

ROCKFON® acoustic stone wool ceiling panels add a modern look and performance to the historic Minsk National Airport in the Republic of Belarus. The airport connects Western Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States and underwent significant renovations in 2014. Chief project architect of Minskproyekt Municipal Unitary Engineering Design Enterprise, Oleg V. Sergeyev, selected a... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Lighting Suspension System eliminates power cord.

February 24, 2016

Consisting of dual-conductor coaxial cable, Solimar™ Powered Suspension System is capable of powering any Class 2 LED pendant lighting fixture and strong enough to suspend heavy fixtures with safe working load of 40 lb. Complete system includes Griplock's grippers, providing adjustable installation. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Gypsum Board achieves acoustical control.

February 18, 2016

Designed for residential and commercial construction projects requiring high sound transmission class rating of 50 and higher, CertainTeed® SilentFX® QuickCut can be used for interior walls and ceilings. Product consists of viscoelastic polymer that is sandwiched between 2 dense core gypsum boards. Manufactured as ½ in. single panel without paper or metal in center, product scores and snaps like regular drywall. M2Tech® technology provides protection against moisture and mold. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Green & Clean

ROCKFON's Own Ceiling Systems Enhance its New Offices in Ontario, Canada

February 16, 2016

A newly built office in Ontario, Canada, brings together four divisions' people and products into one building for the first time. Each day, members of the North American ROCKFON® team gather with their colleagues from ROXUL®, GRODAN® and ROCKWOOL® Technical Insulation (RTI). The active workspace also serves as a real-world showroom for ROCKFON's complete ceiling systems. Every... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Ceiling Panels come in full spectrum of hues.

February 2, 2016

Available in 34 exclusive Color-All™ colors, Ceiling Panels include stone wool acoustic panels, specialty metal panels, and ceiling suspension systems for commercial interiors. Specialty metal ceiling panels are available in metallic color finishes, Woodscenes™ painted finishes, and Metalwood™ woodgrain finishes. Using metal panels finished in wood tones captures beauty of wood without negative aspects of real wood, such adverse impacts caused by exposure to humidity and sunlight. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Martin Integrated Issued First Patent

January 22, 2016

Patent Covers System to Make Acoustic Ceiling Tile Earthquake-Safe ORANGE, Calif. – Martin Integrated Systems, Inc., an Orange County, California, company that designs and installs specialty ceilings, has been issued U.S. Patent No. 9,127,455, for the Martin Wireless Interstitial Suspension System ("MWISS"). The MWISS is an innovative system to install lay-in acoustic ceiling tile to... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

ROCKFON's Ceiling Systems Add Color, Curves, Comfort and Durability to Oklahoma's Growing Schools

January 20, 2016

ROCKFON® ceiling systems met Oklahoma’s Cushing School District’s challenges of creating a durable new middle school and a high school fieldhouse that could withstand constant student use, while providing an attractive appearance and high performance. With recent economic growth in Cushing, Oklahoma, the community saw an opportunity to improve its schools and build for its future. “Our... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

GulfQuest National Maritime Museum is Equipped with Acoustical Products from Pinta Acoustic to Provide Pleasant Interactive Experiences

January 12, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS — GulfQuest National Maritime Museum, located on the Mobile River in Alabama, is the world's only maritime museum dedicated to the heritage of the Gulf of Mexico. Featuring hands-on interactive experiences, GulfQuest opened in September 2015 and is estimated to draw more than 300,000 guests per year, including groups of boisterous schoolchildren. To maximize the visitor... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Ceiling Panels combine sound absorption and blocking.

November 3, 2015

Able to absorb unwanted sound and block noise from traveling into adjacent areas, Total Acoustics™ Ceiling Panels are suitable for flexible workspaces where mix of private offices, quiet concentration areas, and collaborative teaming areas share same floor space. Ceilings rated as Best have Noise Reduction Coefficient of 0.80 or higher, while Better ceilings have NRC of 0.70–0.75, and Good ceilings have NRC of 0.60–0.65. All feature Ceiling Attenuation Class of 35 or higher. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Ceiling Panels enhance audio quality of performance space.

October 20, 2015

With low-reflection, black surfaces and stone wool construction, Cinema Black™ sound-absorptive ceiling panels improve visual and acoustic experience in spaces designed for music, film, and live performances. Products are made from basalt rock and offer Noise Reduction Coefficients (NRC) up to 0.95. Able to withstand temperatures up to 2,150°F, non-combustible panels come in 2 x 2 ft or 2 x 4 ft sizes with 5/8 or 1 in. thicknesses and are dimensionally stable at up to 100% RH.
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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Moonacy Music Room Delivers Studio-quality Sound Without Sacrificing Design with Pinta Acoustic's Products

August 3, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS – When singer/songwriter Jan Edwards expanded her property in Plymouth, Minn., to include the Moonacy Music Room performance space, aesthetics, a state-of-the-art sound system and optimized acoustics were vital. Designed to represent the four elements earth, water, air and fire the Moonacy Music Room is a collaborative venue for songwriter workshops, video conferencing, house... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Linear Absorbers reduce sound reverberation.

July 27, 2015

Constructed of willtec® foam, SONEX® Linear Absorbers are straight-line baffles that provide optimal sound control and streamlined appearance. Class 1 fire-rated products come in lengths up to 96 in., depths from 6–24 in., and set thickness of 2.03 in. Baffles slip fit into 2 in. wide channel trim typically fastened in-place to wall or ceiling substrates. Offered in natural white or light grey willtec and HPC color coatings, absorbers are suited for new and renovated spaces. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Pinta Acoustic's WHISPERWAVE(TM) Ceiling Clouds Provide Functional Ceiling Art in Stony Brook Medicine Satellite Office

February 24, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS – WHISPERWAVE™ Ceiling Clouds provide the visual appeal that inspired relocated workers at Stony Brook Medicine on Long Island to embrace new offices in a renovated building a few miles from the main facility. In addition to inviting eye movement and providing style, pinta acoustic’s WHISPERWAVE clouds absorb reflected sound, which establishes a more productive work... Read More