IAC Acoustics Blog

IAC Acoustics New York completed a Noishield® sound barrier project at The Boca Beach Club Resort in Boca Raton, Florida. When the resort began construction of a new luxury ocean front mid-rise condominium and hotel refurbishment, the process involved protecting the Boca Beach Club residents from the construction equipment noise, material and debris.

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The IAC Acoustics FS/S Noishield® Model R sound barrier systems are designed to protect communities against noise generated by air-conditioners, pumps, chillers, compressors and fans where restricted airflow caused by an all solid barrier is a concern. Cincinnati Children’s Medical Center had a noise level that exceeded the community noise ordinance at several locations along the property line.

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The CP Kelco facility is located in the city of San Diego,California, just adjacent to and underneath the Coronado Bay Bridge. The property is adjacent to a facility owned by Continental Maritime of San Diego, Inc. The City of San Diego Municipal establishes regulation for intrusive noise as follows, “The outdoor noise level for manufacturing all other industrial including agricultural and extractive industry is not to exceed 75 dBA anytime of the day”.

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IAC Acoustics delivered a turnkey project for Digital Reality Trust in Chicago. Located in the South Loop of the Chicago Central Business District, DRT is the premier mission critical data center and telecommunications facility in the Midwest.

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The City of Fridley, Minnesota utilized IAC Acoustics FS/S Noishield® sound barrier system to quiet and control chiller noise for five schools in their district. The ground level enclosures were three-sided and approximately six panels high using both 2’-0” (609.6mm) high and 1’-6” (457mm) high panels, 5” (127mm) thick and absorptive on one side.

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Harris Teeter in Washington DC, a fresh food market, firmly believes in nourishing the communities they serve. They are pleased to be known as the company you would be proud to call “neighbor”.

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IAC Noishield® FS/S roof top sound barrier systems are designed to protect communities against noise from air conditioners, pumps, compressors and fans. In the Chicago area, Lawrence Hall Youth Services is a non-profit child welfare agency designed to improve the community by developing the self worth, knowledge and skill of their youth to lead independent productive lives.

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The Los Angeles MTA Metro Green-Line light rail transportation system runs south near LAX Airport. The noise generated from the rail cars was affecting the residents of Hawthorn and Segundo California. Woodward Clyde Engineering selected IAC Acoustics Noishield® FS/S sound barrier panels as the noise control product of choice for the elevated structures in these two communities.

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IAC Acoustics helps to keep communities quieter in Southern California. IAC Acoustics, in coordination with the Ace Fence Company and the IAC Acoustics technical Representative C.E. Pickup Company, has fabricated and installed a second sound barrier system for the Pasadena Metro Gold Line in Southern California.

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IAC Acoustics has fabricated and installed an IAC Noishield® FS/S acoustic sound barrier system for the Pasadena Metro Gold Line project in California. The light rail transit line is approximately 13 miles long and extends from Union Station in the city of Los Angeles to Sierra Madre Villa Boulevard in the city of Pasadena.

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When BMW announced the expansion of their North American Headquarters, renowned Architects HOK were tasked with creating a home for the Research and Engineering Center and Technical Services Group.

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IAC Acoustics, a division of Sound Seal, is celebrating 70 years of success and resilience in the noise control industry. Since 1949, IAC Acoustics has been a proven and prominent leader in the manufacturing of acoustical products and solutions.

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IAC Acoustics, a division of Sound Seal, and a leading manufacturer of metal noise control products and solutions serving the industrial, commercial, architectural, and construction industries is pleased to introduce a complete range of acoustic test facilities.

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We are pleased to announce that Thomas Heins has been promoted to National Sales Manager. In his new role Thomas will be responsible for overseeing the Architectural and Industrial sales divisions of IAC Acoustics.

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Sound Seal, a leading manufacturer of Noise Control and Sound Quality products serving the industrial, architectural, commercial and construction industries, has been acquired by The Stephens Group.

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IAC Acoustics, a division of Sound Seal, and a leading manufacturer of metal noise control products and solutions serving the industrial, commercial, architectural, and construction industries is pleased to introduce IAC Acoustics Sentry®, a line of acoustical components and modular rooms designed to meet and support the needs of SCIF (Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities) integrators.

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IAC Acoustics, a division of Sound Seal, and a leading manufacturer of metal noise control products and solutions serving the industrial, commercial, architectural, and construction industries,is pleased to introduce the Moduline® Virtual Enclosure Tool.

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This blog post compares examples of noise levels. It is broken down by Noise Source, Decibel Level, and Decibel Effect.

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What is noise? Noise is unwanted sound which may be hazardous to health, interfere with speech and verbal communications or is otherwise disturbing, irritating or annoying. What is sound? Sound is defined as any pressure variation in air, water or other fluid medium which may be detected by the human ear.....

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This blog post details the many different kind of noise control product types and provides details about each one. Find out the differences and benefits to absorbers, barriers, composites, damping, and decoupled composites.

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