Noise control glazing: it’s all so quiet

Noise control glazing: it’s all so quiet. Featured Article. 21 Oct 2019 Noise pollution is a growing environmental issue in today’s towns and cities. In a bid to block out the noise from the busy streets and skies, local authorities increasingly recognise the need to provide better sound insulation in their residents’ homes.

Noise Control - Pilkington

Noise Control Glass No matter where it originates, from railways, aircraft or factories, noise is all around. Future trend research suggests that traffic and noise in general will only get worse. The careful and considered selection of glass can be crucial in helping to reduce noise level and meet noise requirements.

Frequently Asked Questions - Noise Control

Yes, noise decays with distance. This can be calculated and factored into a calculation. The surrounding buildings can influence the noise level and road traffic noise can be a nuisance in tall buildings due to channeling effects and the incidence of the sound to the facade.

Noise control - Pilkington

Noise control If you live near a busy road, railway line or under a flight path you might wish to use glass to reduce the noise to an acceptable level. There are various ways this can be achieved depending on the reduction required including the use of specially developed laminated glass.

Noise control - Pilkington

Noise control The benefits of installing a glass roof for your conservatory are tremendous. In the past, polycarbonate roofs were found to be very noisy when it rained and as well very difficult to clean. Glass provides an unobstructed view of your garden and is much less noisy and can now be self-cleaning as well.

Noise control - Pilkington

Noise control Specialist glass partitions can be an ideal means to protect areas from noise such as computer games or television. Glass can in effect be equivalent to a brick wall in terms of heat insulation, strength and noise reduction with the added benefit that it will look good either clear or with any of a wide range of Decorative effects.

Pilkington Optiphon™

provides a range of noise control levels, can be combined with other products in the Pilkington range to achieve other benefits, safety glass to meet all the impact safety requirements of EN 12600, improves the living and working environment, available in clear or decorative finishes,

Turning down the heat with solar control glazing

Solar control glass products are also available in toughened or laminated form for safety and security requirements, and can be combined with other benefits such as noise control. This means such solutions can offer greater value to end users than just reduced internal temperatures.

Pilkington Insulight™ Phon

Overview. Pilkington Insulight™ Phon is the name for Pilkington's own Insulating Glass Unit (IGU) offering enhanced noise control.. Pilkington Insulight™ Phon is a proven and tested solution to the problem of noise control.. The enhanced sound insulation of Pilkington Insulight™ Phon insulating glass units is made possible through the use of:. panes of varied thickness – a 30 percent ...

Brand Names - Pilkington

Noise Control. Pilkington Optiphon™ Pilkington Insulight™ Phon; Safety / Security. Pilkington Optilam™ Pilkington Toughened Glass; Pilkington Insulight™ Protect; Self-Cleaning. Pilkington Activ™ Range. Pilkington Activ™ Clear; Pilkington Activ™ Blue; Pilkington Activ SunShade™ Pilkington Activ Suncool™ Technical Update ...