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Open Plan Office Acoustic Standards 2022

Open plan offices now make up approximately 75% of all office workplaces in the UK. These areas feature reduced division between employees in the space. The popularity of these types of offices is nothing new. They've now become the preferred layout for most types of businesses to promote collaboration and [...]

By |May 20th, 2022|Acoustics, Office Acoustics|

Bespoke Acoustic Panel Projects 2021

Across the 500+ acoustic panel and install projects that Resonics complete each year, there are often certain ones which stand out from the rest. Our estimating team works closely with both architects, designers and the top acoustic brands across the world to create truly unique and bespoke acoustic systems, funky [...]

By |December 16th, 2021|Projects, Acoustics|

Hospital Acoustics: The impact of noise on healthcare

If you have ever had to stay overnight in a hospital before, you will understand how difficult it can be to get any sleep, or just simply relax. Surrounded by nurses chatting, machines beeping, trolleys rolling, noise is everywhere and regularly exceeding acceptable levels. Hospital Acoustics In the [...]

By |February 8th, 2021|Acoustics, Health & Safety|

Monitor Your Exposure to Noise with Apple Watch

Did you know your Apple Watch can monitor your exposure to noise? In the modern day urban environment, we are exposed to high levels of noise almost everywhere we go. Traffic noise, construction machinery, people chatting/yelling at eachother on the street or noise in your office [...]

By |December 10th, 2020|Health & Safety, Hearing Difficulties|

Acoustics and Learning: How to improve the learning environment?

Our acoustic environment has a profound impact on how we process and absorb information, both through the affect on our ability to hear and also our ability to concentrate. People can only put up with noise for so long before it becomes extremely annoying and disrupts their cognitive learning process. [...]

By |November 8th, 2020|Reverberation Time, BB93, School Acoustics|

Open Plan Offices: Are they good for productivity?

Open plan working environments are nothing new, with open-plan offices in one from or another dominating workspaces for open plan office spaces have grown steadily in popularity over the last decade, with up to 75% of office workers now working in open plan style spaces where there is no physical [...]

By |October 9th, 2020|Acoustics, Office Acoustics|