News about acoustics in construction and industry.

Expanded team and new sports flooring range to address acoustics in fitness market As one of the UK’s leading providers of solutions to address noise and vibration challenges in buildings, we’re proud to announce the launch of a new dedicated gym division which will focus on troubleshooting sound control in fitness and leisure environments. As.. read more →

  The Challenge Located in a mixed-use development with apartments directly above the gym facilities, Bannatyne Health Club Maida Vale, was faced with a Noise Abatement Order following a series of complaints from residents occupying the dwellings above. In a bid to remediate the situation, CMS Danskin Acoustics was brought in to trouble shoot the.. read more →

We’re delighted to announce an exclusive agreement with Fade® Acoustic Ceilings to bring its acoustical plaster solutions to the UK. The high-performance plaster solutions provide seamless and beautiful finishes that can be installed on any surface, including curved, domed and vaulted ceilings. Bringing together high-value aesthetics and acoustic performance, the Fade® Acoustical Plaster system is well-suited.. read more →

CMS Danskin Provides Acoustic Floating Floor for FUSI System CMS Danskin has joined forces with other leading SIG Performance Technology brands to launch to market a new intelligent underfloor heating system which combines high quality products with advanced technology to deliver FUSI – a fully integrated underfloor heating package designed to overcome the common challenges.. read more →

Noises Off at the Everyman Theatre, Liverpool. A theatre soundproofing project with a difference. When a client envisions a major redevelopment project that will “allow the whole building to become a vibrant, creative hub, by day and night” acousticians, naturally, get a little bit nervous. To an acoustician, vibrant is just another word for noisy… read more →

CMS Danskin feature in October’s Education Design and Build Magazine, with an informative piece about the replacement for BB93. Here’s a brief extract: There has been a lot of talk recently about the replacement for Section 1 of BB93, the constructional standards for acoustics for new school buildings. Unfortunately, the majority of this talk has.. read more →

Tomorrow’s Flooring Acoustic Flooring: Why Part E Compliance Alone is Not Enough. When selecting a building product for a particular aspect of a construction project, it’s very easy to focus completely on that product’s main application. So, when seeking out an effective acoustic flooring solution, it’s tempting to think about Part E of the Building.. read more →

April Contract Flooring Journal Unravelling the Complexities of Acoustic Flooring The eradication or, at the very least, the control of unwanted sound – that’s noise to you and me – should be a relatively straightforward matter. And yet the marketplace is saturated with soundproofing products and ‘acoustic solutions’. Nowhere is this more so than in.. read more →

Acoustic insulation specialists CMS Danskin have collaborated with The Gym Group for the sixth time, providing Regupol 6010SH acoustic underscreed for the national fitness group’s latest gymnasium in Stockwell. Ian Bull of CMS Danskin commented, “If you take a large, open space such as a gymnasium and fill it with thumping machinery, noise is inevitably.. read more →

March Housing Association Magazine Part E, Nine Years On. Since Part E of the Building Regulations came into effect on 1st July 2003, residents have benefited from minimum sound insulation requirements in all new build and ‘material change of use’ properties. What has proved to be a boon for residents, however, has presented a considerable.. read more →