Sound Transmission through Glass

You are designing a residential facility near an airport or a busy highway with large expanses of glass. How do you prevent the noise from nearby sources from adversely impacting its tenants? How is sound measured? Which glazing configurations best..

Sound Control Partitions

For good acoustic performance, more is required than simply listing STC ratings in a partition schedule. For acoustic ratings, the best resource without consulting an acoustic expert, is the Gypsum Association GA 600. This document can be viewed or..

Acoustic Ratings for Partitions and Floors

Improving acoustic ratings for partitions and floors depends on increasing sound transmission losses to minimize unwanted air borne and structure borne sounds between adjacent spaces. Effective noise control improves functionality of building spaces.

Recent Posts


Professional Associations
Owner Focus
Contractor/Estimator Focus
Architect/Specifier Focus