Miscellaneous Barriers

Alcan to Supply Innovative Lightweight Components for the New Mercedes-Benz C-Class

PARIS, September 6/ -- Alcan announced today that it is supplying Mercedes-Benz with an all-aluminum innovative Crash Management System for the car maker's new C-Class. Having made its debut in European dealerships, the Mercedes-Benz C-Class is the first car model to use such an aluminum crash management system, featuring crash boxes inserted in the front structure of the car for improved safety....

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Miscellaneous Barriers

Air Curtain provides insect, dust, odor, and climate control.

Suited for building entryways in foodservice and processing facilities, JetStream(TM) Air Curtain provides invisible barrier of air that protects entrances from contaminants, stops wind, and reduces infiltration of outside air into heated/air conditioned areas. Energy saving product offers precise, continual, and uniform air distribution with adjustable air velocity through directional plenum.

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Concrete Panels

CSX Railroad Project to Feature Smith-Midland® Panels Sound Wall

MIDLAND, Va. - Smith-Midland® Corp. announces its involvement in a railroad crossing improvement project in Prince Georges County near the Washington, D.C.-Maryland line. Smith-Midland® will provide 465 custom precast concrete parapet panels, which will be installed on top of new, elevated railroad tracks in a contract worth approximately $2.1 million. The elevated tracks will allow...

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Miscellaneous Strips

Sound Proofing Material turns noise into undetectable heat.

Via thermodynamic process, Acoustiblok® transforms sound energy into trace elements of heat to reduce sound transmission in buildings. Solution is made of 1/8 in. thick viscoelastic polymer material with high-density mineral content, and one layer reduces sound transmission by up to 30 dB. Containing no lead or asbestos, product is UV-resistant; impervious to water and mold; and UL fire...

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Noise Barriers

Acoustic Interlayer offers drop-in NVH solution.

Available in several offerings, including Clear and Gradient Automotive with 32-gauge thickness and 30-gauge unit for side laminates, Saflex® Q series acoustic interlayer enables users to produce laminated, noise-resistant glass. Lightweight unit does not require retooling, and can be used in any vehicle glazing position, including windscreen, sidelites, backlites, and roofs. Addressing...

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Miscellaneous Compounds

Sound Dampener limits inter-room noise transmission.

Used in new construction or retrofit applications, PROSPEC Decibel Drop™ viscoelastic damping compound decreases sound traveling to adjacent rooms. Class 1 fire-rated product has sound transmission class rating of 50–62, depending on construction configuration; and comes in cartridges for application with caulk gun. Product installs between layers of drywall or plywood in walls and ceilings...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Sound Barrier Wall Transforms Industrial Environment into a Residentially Friendly Neighbor

March 13, 2007 Sturgis Iron and Metal contacted Acoustical Solutions, Inc initially in July 2006 to help resolve industrial noise and site concerns stemming from the facility's close proximity to a residential community. Sturgis was concerned with noise created by a metal shredder and sound arising from the activity of heavy equipment. The SoundScape Wall provided by Acoustical Solutions met the...

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Miscellaneous Barriers

U.S. Army Rapid Equipping Force Orders Defenshield DS-192 MDFP's

FORT BELVOIR, Va., Feb. 28 / -- Defenshield Inc. received an initial delivery order from the U.S. Army's Rapid Equipping Force (REF) for 50 Mobile Defensive Fighting Positions (MDFP's) as part of an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contact valued in excess of $6 million USD. While terms of the agreement were not released, the order secures fixed pricing for over 500 MDFP units through...

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Miscellaneous Barriers

VaporCoat® Series Coatings Deliver Maximum Moisture Resistance

CINCINNATI, OH (October 13, 2006) - Michelman, a leading global manufacturer of performance-enhancing coatings for the paperboard and corrugated box industry, announced the availability of its VaporCoat® Series of water resistance coatings. VaporCoat® 2200R, VaporCoat® 1500, and VaporCoat® 330C all deliver outstanding moisture vapor barriers and excellent grease and water resistance...

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Barrier Door System protects personnel from machinery.
Miscellaneous Barriers

Barrier Door System protects personnel from machinery.

Designed for pulp/paper, welding, and robotic-operated manufacturing industries, Flash-Fold recesses into sub-grade pit for forklift and crane loading access. Safety interlock switch automatically shuts down or idles potentially dangerous cutting, forming, stamping, or welding application when breached by unauthorized personnel or impacted by machinery or flying debris. Offered in sizes from 6-18...

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