Noise & Sound Barriers

Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustiblok \"Hits Home Run\" at Fenway Park with Solution to Noise Problem

September 22, 2016

TAMPA, Fla. - Acoustiblok’s All Weather Sound Panels were installed at Boston’s famous Fenway Park to resolve noise issues from a chiller and other mechanical equipment in an exclusive outdoor function area. The All Weather Sound Panels were used to create an absorption barrier which dramatically reduced the noise. Sounds meter results showed 81dB inside the enclosure and 64.4dB outside of...Read More

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

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Safety & Security Equipment

Customized Solutions from Zest Generator Sets Resolve Challenging Standby Power Supply Issues

August 16, 2016

Power outages have become increasingly frequent with a widespread knock on impact being experienced across industry. The ability to provide fit-for-purpose standby power solutions is the marque that has distinguished Zest WEG Group’s Generator Set Division. Standby power solutions can range from a single diesel driven generator set to a total standby power solution depending on the size of...Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Display & Presentation Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Severtson Screens Features SAT-4K & TAT-4K Acoustically-Transparent Projection Screens at 2016 CEDIA Expo

August 11, 2016

Now Shipping, the Made in the USA TAT-4K Offers the Same Innovative Technology as Severtson’s Acclaimed SAT-4K Screens, but for Home Theater and Commercial Settings with Incoming Ambient Light, Meeting and Exceeding All Industry Standards for Optimum Acoustic Performance Mesa, Ariz., August 8, 2016 - Severtson Screens (www.severtsonscreens.com), a global leader in innovative and quality...Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Echo Barrier and United Rentals Sign Exclusive Agreement for Product Distribution Throughout the United States and Canada

August 10, 2016

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2016 - Echo Barrier USA (Echo Barrier) is pleased to announce an exclusive agreement with United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) for the distribution of Echo Barrier products in United Rentals branches in the United States and Canada. United Rentals is the largest equipment rental provider in North America, with an integrated network of over 880 locations and 3,300 classes of...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

Communication Systems & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Cambridge Sound Management Raises the Bar with New Active Sound Masking, Paging, and Music Solution.

June 8, 2016

The new Qt Active Emitter leverages direct-field technology to deliver a powerful all-in-one sound masking, office paging, and background music system for commercial facilities. WALTHAM, Mass. - Cambridge Sound Management, the world's largest provider of sound masking technology, announced today a new direct-field sound masking solution that combines high performance sound masking with...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

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Safety & Security Equipment

Achieve Signal Integrity with ETS Digital Audio Baluns and Balun Panels

May 19, 2016

Achieve signal integrity with ETS Digital Audio Baluns and Balun Panels Connect AES/EBU signals from XLR output to 75 ohm unbalanced coax cabling. The ETS Digital Audio Baluns and Panels are designed to connect AES/EBU signals from XLR output equipment into standard 75 ohm unbalanced coax cabling systems.These baluns perform precise impedance matching and signal balancing, enabling AES/EBU...Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Severtson Screens Features TAT-4K and SAT-4K Acoustically-Transparent Projection Screens at 2016 InfoComm

May 9, 2016

Now Shipping, the Made in the USA TAT-4K Offers the Same Innovative Technology as Severtson’s Acclaimed SAT-4K Screens, but for Home Theater and Commercial Settings with Incoming Ambient Light, Meeting and Exceeding All Industry Standards for Optimum Acoustic Performance Mesa, Ariz.- Severtson Screens (www.severtsonscreens.com), a global leader in innovative and quality projection screens...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

Safety & Security Equipment

Acoustiblok Lands Solution to Noise at San Bernardino Airport

April 13, 2016

Acoustiblok was recently contacted on an outdoor noise problem at the San Bernardino Airport in San Bernardino, California. A large section of the airport perimeter fence was installed with Acoustiblok’s Outdoor Noise Barrier, Acoustifence (pat. pend.). The installation was done by Crown Fence Company for GQ Aviation Engineering; GQ disassembles aircraft for aircraft parts and components and...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, 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

Safety & Security Equipment

Modular Panel System creates areas for blocking/isolating sound.

February 19, 2016

AirHush® panels assemble to create freestanding partitions or enclosures to allow for private conversations or block disruptive noise from equipment or other nearby sources. Constructed with inflatable core and soundproofing materials in aluminum frame, standard panels have a sound transmission class (STC) of 34. Enhanced models have STCs as well as R and NRC values. Barrier material is available with transparent mass-loaded vinyl, and product can be modified to include willtec® open-cell foam. 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

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 space in...Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Sound Masking System targets healthcare industry.

February 3, 2016

Consisting of control module, 2 lighted privacy status signs, and direct-field sound masking emitters, Qt® Patient Privacy System protects patient and staff speech privacy in medical office waiting areas, exam rooms, and pharmacies by making conversations less intelligible. Control module is installed behind reception desk or in back office, and lighted privacy signs inform patients and staff that their conversations are protected. Barely visible emitters can be installed in any ceiling type. 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