Sound Reduction Systems Ltd (SRS) are experts in the field of acoustics and specialise in providing solutions to meet Part ‘E’ of the Building Regulations, solutions for comfort within the home, and to treat acoustic problems in commercial, educational, and industrial environments.
This presentation is given by a fully qualified acoustician with many years of experience in the acoustic materials supply industry and full membership of the Institute of Acoustics (IOA). The presentation typically lasts about an hour with a question-and-answer session at the end, time permitting,
The presentation contains the following topics: What is Noise? An introduction to noise with some common examples; Areas of Confusion – The dB scale and what the numbers mean. How is sound insulation performance measured? What are the Building Regulations for acoustics (domestic) and how is compliance achieved? Sound absorption, sound insulation, and sound isolation;
Why Do Buildings Fail? Common reasons for failure of a sound insulation test. Pictorial examples and remedial work required; Best Practice – Good acoustic practice for New Build and Conversion.