Acoustic Flooring News

Acoustic flooring news and soundproofing underlay news and information from manufacturers and suppliers.

  • Print Acoustics to introduce a new acoustic absorbing panel collection

    Print Acoustics to introduce a new acoustic absorbing panel collection

    Studies have shown that disturbing noises in areas affect the mood of human people and lead to reduced performances. Architects, engineering bureaus and interior designers are often looking for solutions to optimise the acoustic comfort in buildings. Print Acoustics®, a division of Triplaco, had developed a series of 14 different…

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  • Sustainability starts with the suppliers, long before the construction phase - Marldon UK 2

    Sustainability starts with the suppliers, long before the construction phase – Marldon UK

    In an age where green builds and sustainability are increasingly important, there’s a lot of responsibility lying with architects, specifiers and construction professionals. However, it can be argued that sustainability starts much sooner in the supply chain. As the old saying goes, “a workman is only as good as his…

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  • Marldon subfloor system delivers high specification sound reduction

    Marldon subfloor systems deliver high specification sound reduction

    Royal Arsenal Riverside is an exciting new development that will offer remarkable apartments with views overlooking the River Thames and towards Canary Wharf. Marldon’s bespoke subfloor system delivers high specification sound reduction and dependable damp proofing within a tighter than anticipated budget. The Problem Great sub-floor preparation is the foundation…

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  • Marldon from Concept to Completion 2

    Marldon at the Canadian High Commission

    The Canadian High Commission, at Canada House in Trafalgar Square, is a key diplomatic building providing a wide range of services. Marldon provided an acoustic solution with a low profile, which solved sound transference issues without creating new problems with floor height. THE PROBLEM The Canadian Embassy is a busy set…

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  • Milliken’s LVT Innovations Offer a Practical Alternative to Wood, Stone and Concrete Flooring 2

    Milliken’s LVT Innovations Offer a Practical Alternative to Wood, Stone and Concrete Flooring

    The advent of enhanced digital design has been a major contributor to the extraordinary growth in Luxury Vinyl Tiles as a practical alternative to wood, stone and even concrete flooring. While the choice of LVT products on the market continues to grow, ensuring a strong balance of performance, aesthetics and…

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  • Interface unveils its first Luxury Vinyl Tile Collection - Level Set

    Interface unveils its first Luxury Vinyl Tile Collection – Level Set

    Company now offers hard and soft flooring in modular design system – Level Set ™ Interface has introduced its first Luxury Vinyl Tile (LVT) collection, Level Set™, allowing customers to explore new design possibilities and create rich textural experiences across virtually all types of applications. This debut Modular Resilient Flooring offering…

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  • Marldon from Concept to Completion 4

    Marldon from Concept to Completion

    “Marldon provides technical support and innovative solutions from concept to completion for the specification industry.” Founded on 40 years of flooring heritage, Marldon, has been developed specifically to provide architects, specifiers and construction professionals with innovative flooring solutions to many build problems. We specialise in high-quality, reliable systems and our…

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  • Night Time is the Right Time

    Night Time is the Right Time

    The Built Environment Trust along with the Mayor of London are seeking ideas that could help cities work better at night. Built environment professionals and the public are encouraged to show policy makers and developers how we might think differently by entering Night Time is the Right Time ideas competition.…

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  • Flowcrete UK Launches Comfort Resins Range

    Flowcrete UK Launches Comfort Resins Range

    Flowcrete UK has launched a new comfort flooring range to provide the developers and designers of commercial and public facilities with finishes that will deliver the necessary practical, aesthetic and budgetary criteria. The Comfort Resins collection includes the systems Peran Comfort and Peran CHD as well as Flowshield Comfort and…

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  • Polydeck - Large Commercial Project of the Year - over 500 m2

    Polydeck – Large Commercial Project of the Year – over 500 m2

    This award is for a joint submission by a Manufacturer and Contractor member. Eligible projects should have been started or completed during the period October 2015 – September 2016 There are two Commercial Project Awards, use this form for a LARGE COMMERCIAL PROJECT – Over 500m2 (You may enter projects…

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  • The floor as a canvas - inspired by painting

    The floor as a canvas – inspired by painting

    The new noraplan Iona rubber floor covering is opening up completely new design option. Completely new design options thanks to innovative technology: With the new noraplan® lona rubber floor covering, now so many different graphic designs can be integrated into the flooring. This is possible due to a special manufacturing…

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  • Five star hotel fitted with Estillon Underlay

    On the site of the former Emma Children’s Hospital on Sarphatistraat in Amsterdam city centre, the international five-star Hyatt Regency Spinoza Hotel is being realised. Part of the nineteenth-century façades of the old hospital have been integrated into the design of the new building, which stands out through its use of glazed…

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  • Luxury vinyl tile range from Milliken Enhanced, Refined and Designed to Combine 2

    Luxury vinyl tile range from Milliken Enhanced, Refined and Designed to Combine

    Milliken announces a new addition to its Luxury Vinyl Tile range: Freelay LVT. The Freelay LVT collection includes six designs and the additional benefit of effortless adhesive free installation, as well as excellent comfort and acoustic characteristics. Furthermore, the standard LVT range has been edited and the collection refined with…

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  • Garden State Hotel, Melbourne installing by Ege

    Garden State Hotel, Melbourne installing by Ege

    Technē Architecture + Interior Design has completely rebuilt this four-storey bar and hospitality venue while preserving its distinctive exterior, a heritage Victorian era building that began life as a textile mill in 1896. The hugely ambitious 2,000 square-metre project preserves much of the original factory’s saw tooth roof while opening…

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  • Cundall London office becomes first project in Europe to achieve WELL Certification

    Cundall London office becomes first project in Europe to achieve WELL Certification

    Cundall’s new London office at One Carter Lane is the first building in the UK and Europe to achieve WELL Certification through the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL). Cundall seized the opportunity to pursue WELL for the fit-out of its new 15,400ft2 CAT A London office, which became WELL Certified™ at the…

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  • Only the best from Gerflor at Highgate School London

    Only the best from Gerflor at Highgate School London

    Tradition is a great thing. It gives us all a sense of who we are and where we came from. Keeping up decent customs and delivering longevity in terms of standards in most of our educational establishments is still seen as a key factor in their overall success. The crème…

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  • Mapei UK promotes new literature for wood flooring installation systems

    Mapei UK promotes new literature for wood flooring installation systems

    In response to industry demand, Mapei has released a new brochure for wood flooring products and installation systems. Along with an easy to use selection chart for wood flooring, the products used in each system are listed along with their technical characteristics. The brochure is available to stockists, architects and…

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  • A sound choice in underlay with Floorwise Acoustica

    A sound choice in underlay with Floorwise Acoustica

    Used under wood and laminate flooring, the Acoustica underlay collection from floorwise helps to combat noise, one of the biggest flooring-related concerns facing specifiers and homeowners today. Using a dense rubber construction, Acoustica not only helps to combat the sound of footfall (impact noise) but also airborne sound, helping to…

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  • Heckmondwike FB Launch Constellation Carpet Tiles

    Heckmondwike FB Launch Constellation Carpet Tiles

    Yorkshire manufacturer of fibre bonded carpets, Heckmondwike FB, have launched their new Constellation range of creative carpet planks for areas where contemporary design and high footfall meet. Available now for projects nationwide, Constellation carpet tiles can be cut on site for bespoke designs and to fit into any project. Constellation…

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  • The Diamond is forever

    The Diamond is forever

    Leading tile supplier Solus Ceramics adds style to Sheffield University’s very own Diamond building with the use of its elegant Jurastone range. Named after its unique appearance, The Diamond building is the new home for undergraduate engineering students at The University of Sheffield, providing world-class facilities for students and academics.…

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  • Fermacell flags up its flooring credentials

    Fermacell flags up its flooring credentials

    A new brochure on its range of flooring systems has been published by Fermacell Leading building boards manufacturer Fermacell has launched a comprehensive guide to planning and installing its dry flooring systems. The 64-page A4 manual details how Fermacell’s dry flooring systems are a practical and cost-effective alternative to conventional wet screed…

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  • Itec Contract Floors goes back to school

    Itec Contract Floors goes back to school

    With ever increasing focus on the learning environment, schools are more in-tune with the impact finishes can have on pupil development and with Itec Contract Floors, contractors can provide a range of looks with the favoured practicality of sheet vinyl flooring for classrooms, corridors and congregation areas. From acoustic flooring…

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  • Rustic Kährs designs chosen for Isle of Man pub chain

    Rustic Kährs designs chosen for Isle of Man pub chain

    Kährs wood flooring designs have been installed throughout six Heron & Brearley pub/restaurants on the Isle of Man. The installations – at The Highwayman, The Queens Hotel, The Heron, The Archibald Knox, The Rosemount and The Raven – were carried out by flooring contractor, AC Swales. Two wood designs –…

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  • Heckmondwike FB adds up for London Accountants

    Heckmondwike FB adds up for London Accountants

    The London office of a national Chartered Accountancy firm has been transformed with a stylish, designer interior created using Night Sky carpet tiles from Heckmondwike FB. ZEN Office Business Interiors, based in Manchester, specified Night Sky from Heckmondwike FB’s Creative Range for the refurbishment of Bennett Brooks’ Southern office in…

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  • Antron Lumena features again at the University of Reading

    Antron Lumena features again at the University of Reading

    INVISTA’s Antron® carpet fibre has helped provide students with stylish underfoot performance in the University of Reading’s main library, phase two of this project taking place using Quadrant carpet tiles. The first phase of this impressive refurbishment took place in the summer of 2014, and a year on Antron® fibres…

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