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The importance of acoustics in schools

24 Oct 2019

Poor acoustics have a negative impact on children’s ability to learn and a teachers ability to teach.  To ensure environmental noise pollution doesn’t impact student learning and staff health, ...

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Urbanisation and noise

16 Oct 2019

Ben Hancock of Oscar Acoustics explores how housebuilders and developers can prevent noise from ruining occupants’ health with soundproofing products such as acoustic hangers, as our cities grow ever larg...

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Reducing workplace noise

15 Sep 2019

One of the biggest challenges in getting workplace design right is often ignored during the planning stage; the impact of noise on employees. Luckily for employers there are tools and building certificatio...

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Health and wellbeing in the workplace

30 Sep 2019

We have the most extensive range of acoustic solutions to help you get your office acoustics right, protecting your staff’s wellness and their productivity in the workplace.  Whether it be for a fit-...

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5 things you didn't know about office acoustics

05 Aug 2019

Despite the ongoing trend towards working from home and remote meetings, many of us still spend our working days sat at our desks in open plan offices.  This means they are some of the most vital spaces to...

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Purchase Iso-Mount Type2 online

08 Jul 2019

The Iso-Mount Type2 significantly expands the versatility of our Iso-Mount range of acoustic hangers for soundproofing existing ceilings and is now available to buy online!  Watch our Type2 installation vi...

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Oscar Iso-Mount Type1 achieves over 90-minute fire rating

18 Jun 2019

Oscar Iso-Mount Type1 has achieved a 90-minute fire rating at BRE Group’s testing facility. The fire rated acoustic hanger was tested to BS EN 1365-2:2014 Fire Resistance Tests for Loadbearing Elemen...

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Oscar Acoustics in Evening Standard with Yotam Ottolenghi

12 Jun 2019

We are very proud to have been mentioned in the Evening Standard, for the superb acoustic result achieved in the beautiful restaurant NOPI by using our exceptionally smooth Oscar Elite acoustic plaster.

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Oscar Acoustics in The Guardian

01 Jun 2019

Ben Hancock, Managing Director of Oscar Acoustics explains, “noise reduction in restaurants doesn’t mean have to mean killing the vibe – recently working with Ottolenghi the brief was to absor...

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Acoustics explained YouTube series

07 Dec 2018

The funny YouTube series where acoustics are explained in simple terms by our very own 3-year-old Oscar Ellie.  Oscar Ellie Explains...

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Sound Fins

26 Jun 2018

New Oscar SoundFins designed by Oscar Acoustics are an acoustic fin designed to protrude a SonaSpray finish, increasing the area of absorption for projects where wall and ceiling space is limited.

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New Oscar Elite plaster smooth acoustic finish

12 Jul 2016

Oscar Acoustics launches new Oscar Elite, smooth, flat Acoustic Plaster system

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