Institute of Acoustics
The Institute of Acoustics launches a new website with e-commerce facilities, including it newly developed on-line version of the Buyers' Guide for Acoustic Products, Services and Instrumentation.
The Institute of Acoustics offers specialist academic training with its Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control.
The Institute of Acoustics will be holding a one day meeting on Acoustics in Healthcare Environments organised by the Building Acoustics Group of the IOA.
Troldtekt sustainable acoustic panels have been specified in the construction of the Music Cafe, part of architects Haworth Tompkins designed extention at the Aldeburgh Music development at Snape Maltings,originally founded by composer Benjamin Britten. Troldtekt panels, made from 100% natural wood fibres mixed with cement, offer high sound absorption and durability, natural breathability and low cost life cycle performance.
The Wellesley in London’s Knightsbridge has been converted from a jazz club to a contemporary, art deco style hotel with acoustic flooring being provided by Schlüter-DITRA-SOUND. Associated Stone Group specified Schlüter-DITRA-SOUND for the acoustic flooring in all 36 bedroom en suites. Schlüter-DITRA-SOUND is a heavy polyethylene mat that reduces impact sound in airborne noise by 50%.