making space work with movable acoustic walls
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There are two styles of solid acoustic operable walls
Choose your solid wall type
This type of wall requires the panels to be supported from the ceiling and are known as ‘Top Hung’ . The can vary in height to in excess of six metres and can give acoustic reduction of up to to 57dB.
The weight of each panel is dependant upon the acoustic reduction required and the panels come in three styles
This type of wall is supported on the floor and is known as ‘Bottom Roller’.
The panels are hinged and bi fold into the stacking position which can only be at the end of the wall.
The wall can split in the middle with a double opening door, or fold to one end with a single opening door panel at the end of the wall.
The wall comes as 80mm thick and the maximum dB reduction achievable is 47dB
Choose your glazed wall style
Flush Glazed is a double glazed movable wall system combining acoustic performance with ease of operation, be it a manual or semi-
•Electrically tilt & lift or manual tilt only operated venetian blinds can be fitted within double glazing to give privacy when required
•Alternatively manifestation can be applied to the glass, to almost any chosen graphic design
•Seals at head and base operated by concealed mechanism using a quick release handle
•Options for semi automatic operation of seals using electronic controls•Clear glazed inset pass door with minimum frit work
•Fire rated, clear toughened float, low iron (optically clear)
•Glass face panels have a back painted border.
•Top hung elements move easily and quietly on single or twin point suspensions running in aluminium or steel track.
•No floor track required
•Various options available for parking elements when the wall is open blinds can be fitted within double glazing to give privacy when required
•Options for semi automatic operation of seals using electronic controls
•SAA flush handle with optional locks
•Variety of door furniture available
Know your acoustic requirements
Acoustic movable walls can attenuate from 37dB to 57dB
Your choice of sound attenuation will depend on the environment
Conference Centres,Offices and Hotels requiring full confidentially 50dB
Hotels, Offices and Education 45dB
Education and Training 40 db
Leisure and Sport, Education 35 Db
Understand your stacking options
CORD CONTRACTS LTD can assist you with your stacking options and give you engineering advice on the most suitable location to stack you panels. In large installations the weight of the stacked panels can be considerable -
Stacking options are detailed below.
Your technical information
Track fixed to Structural steelwork
Track fixed to concrete soffit
Heavy duty track
M85, M100, M110
Hinged Walls M80
Hinged walls run on tracks secured to the floor. When detailing the installation cognizance needs to be taken of the floor finish and how this will impact the fixing of the floor track. The top of the panels have a location roller that runs in a track fixed to to the ceiling.
Individual Panel Walls M85, M100, M110
Individual panel walls run on tracks secured to ceiling with either a single roller (single point) or two rollers ( twin point). The track can be either fixed to structural steelwork within the roof void or to a concrete soffit utilising Hilti high strength anchors.
The weight of the panels requires consideration.In large installations the weight of the stacked panels can be considerable -
Consideration should also be given to both installation and maintenance. A 1000mm wide and 6000mm high panel with a 58db rating will weigh in excess of 330 Kg and will require a ceiling mounted lifting point to both install and remove for maintenance.