Monthly Archives: January 2015

Thermal and acoustic insulation show Buick’s focus on the top

The 2016 Buick Cascada has a firm focus on the top – quite literally, with thermal and acoustic insulation incorporated into the convertible’s roof. When the Cascada Convertible goes on sale worldwide in early 2016, it will be the first convertible Buick available direct to the USA in a quarter of a century. Perhaps understandably, […]

Noise insulation makes Toyota Tacoma 2016 quieter than ever

Noise insulation is placed upfront in the Toyota Tacoma 2016 as part of the manufacturer’s efforts to make the off-road vehicle quieter than ever before. The extra noise insulation is one of a range of materials-focused features incorporated into the vehicle, which Toyota say is “Lord of the Rigs for dirt-stomping adventurers”. Designed for both […]

Opel know good noise insulation from ADAM

23/01/2015 //
by alastair
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

Opel have outlined some of the new features of their ADAM models, including a swing-top roof designed to provide effective noise insulation for the interior cabin. The canvas roof is a ‘swing top’ in the sense that it automatically folds back as far as the C pillar, letting light and air in from above – […]

Underbody acoustic insulation helps Audi Q7 to wow

21/01/2015 //
by alastair
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The Audi Q7 was one of the headline grabbers at the recent Detroit Auto Show, and its extensive underbody acoustic insulation – while not the most visible of its features – is among the elements that help it to shine. Ahead of the show, Audi technical development board member Professor Dr Ulrich Hackenberg said: “The […]

Automotive Insulations gain Investors in People award

21/01/2015 //
by alastair
Posted in Automotive awards, In the News

The latest certificate to grace the walls of Automotive Insulations is the highly valued Investors in People award. The management team at AI is delighted to have achieved this important award which recognises and celebrates a company’s commitment to its people. At AI we believe that an investment in our people is as important as our […]