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Eliminate noise disturbance for a better night’s sleep

30/11/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

Good sleep is crucial for all motorists, and especially for those who sleep in their vehicles, from long-haul drivers to motorhomes and campervans. Automotive industry benevolent fund Ben, which dates back to the very infancy of motor vehicles in 1905, has offered some tips for improving sleep whether you get it in bed or in […]

Green spaces ‘do not reduce traffic noise’ across cities

23/10/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

Green spaces in cities have been linked with a range of environmental benefits, including their potential to reduce traffic noise; however, research from the University of Sheffield has thrown some doubt on this particular use of urban green lungs. Published in the journal Ecological Indicators, the study looks at a total of 25 European cities […]

Preventing high-frequency traffic noise with integrated acoustic insulation

16/10/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

Traffic noise comes in a range of frequencies, from the low bass rumble of tyres on the road and exhaust noise, to higher frequencies, for example from some moving parts in the engine. Research from the UK and Netherlands shows that attempting to block these out with physical barriers at the roadside has varying success […]

Technology and health drive acoustic insulation growth

25/08/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The global market for acoustic insulation materials is growing, with underlying trends including technological advancements in insulation materials themselves, concern about the impact of excess noise on health, and government regulations on energy wastage. All three are identified as key trends for the growing market in a newly published report from Infoholic Research that looks […]

Grupo Antolin ‘redoubles efforts’ in interior cabin innovation

08/05/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

Spanish car interiors manufacturer Grupo Antolin has pledged to “redouble its efforts” in investment into innovation and technology for interior cabin components, following its successful acquisition of Magna Interiors. The company acquired almost all of Magna’s operations – apart from its seat business – in a deal that nearly doubled its workforce, adding 12,000 people […]