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Acoustics, Featured, Headline, Technical »

[1 Aug 2013 | No Comment | ]

Dave Arden, Technical Services Manager for Building Envelope products at Tata Steel, discusses the various solutions available to optimise sound insulation for the Building Envelope… Metal roofing systems can be used to improve the acoustic performance of any building. The three main areas that you will probably be involved with are: – Sound insulation – […]

Composite Metal Floor Deck, Featured, Headline, Technical »

[8 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

In the second part of our blog on the acoustic performance of composite flooring, Mark Davies, Technical Manager, ComFlor®, discusses the principles of airborne and impact sound, airborne and impact insulation and the transmission of sound in relation to composite flooring. Steel construction is increasingly used in residential apartment buildings and mixed-use developments where the […]

Composite Metal Flooring, Featured, Headline, Technical »

[30 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

In the first part of our look at acoustic performance of composite flooring Mark Davies, Technical Manager, ComFlor® looks at the requirements of meeting Part E of the building regulations. Steel construction is increasingly used in residential apartment buildings and mixed-use developments where the benefits of speed of construction, quality and off-site prefabrication are important. […]