The german facility management yearly event took place in Frankfurt 26-28 of Frebruary, and for the first time ever room acoustics was on the agenda. Rainer Machner, concept developer office DE, was one of the speakers in this 2h session, focusing on explaining the ISO3382-3 standard for open plan offices. Link to programme: http://www.mesago.de/de/FM/Fuer_Besucher/Kongress/index.htm Link […]
During November the Acoustic Bulletin group surpassed 1000 members. Following on from our article in march this year our group continues to grow with diverse input and discussions. We encourage you to participate and interact with the other room acoustic enthusiasts in the group. Click here to join.
EIAS 2011 Workshop: Acoustics, sustainability, and green buildings Sustainability has become an underpinning principle of living. Sustainability does not only relate to the recycling of materials and reduction of emissions but also acoustic quality matters. In this workshop we wanted to highlight sustainability, especially about acoustics, and what role acoustics can play connected to green […]
Within 1km of the Congress centre the imposing road and rail bridge over the Tagus “Ponte sobre o Tejo” http://www.acousticbulletin.com/EN/audio/dewplayer.swf?son=http://www.ecolaunch.se/Projects/Internoise10/Soundfile/bridge.mp3&bgcolor=#FFFFFF Listen to the unique soundfile which characterises the popular area surrounding the bridge. Colin Campbell spoke with Vitor Rosao Director at Doutorando Environmental Acoustics who explained…. The bridge was originally called “Ponte Salazar” after the […]