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Sound insulation for quiet vehicles cuts down on ‘noise events’

18/01/2017 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

It is probably not a cause for much controversy to suggest sound insulation for loud vehicles in order to create less of a disturbance for fellow road users or for residents who live close to a main traffic route. But in measuring disturbances due to passing vehicles, it is not necessarily the specific volume of […]

Protecting front-seat passengers against engine noise

17/12/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

Although excess engine noise is not desirable, it is important to use acoustic insulation for the engine bay such that the driver can still recognise when the engine is revving too high, or if there are any unusual and unhealthy noises coming from the engine. But the front-seat passenger needs no such feedback, allowing their […]

A precise approach to vehicle engine bay noise

12/12/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

The engine is one of the loudest parts of any motor vehicle, making it important to use acoustic insulation to minimise the transmission of vehicle engine bay noise. But for maximum vehicle engine bay noise reduction, it is beneficial to know exactly where in the compartment the unwanted noise is coming from – something that […]

Homeowners are more easily disturbed by road noise

28/10/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive sound insulation, sound insulation

You might imagine that road traffic noise would be a distraction for nearby residents regardless of whether they rent, mortgage or own outright – but research from Ireland has found this is not the case. In fact, renters are more likely to cope better with night-time road traffic noise than those with a vested interest […]

Maximising motorway noise reduction with minimal visual impact

26/07/2016 //
by idealmarketing
Posted in Automotive insulation, Automotive sound insulation

There are several methods of noise reduction for motorway traffic, ranging from acoustic insulation in vehicle engine bays and underbodies, to tree belts and large acoustic fences positioned alongside the carriageway. For those living within a visible range of the motorway, these various different methods can have different aesthetic impacts – and of course acoustic […]