acoustic tile

acoustic tile

[ə′küs·tik ′tīl]
(materials)
A thin, often decorative tile with sound-absorbing properties, used to cover ceilings and walls.

acoustic tile

Rectangular sound-absorbing tile, normally used as a ceiling, whether glued to a backing or used in a grid as a suspended ceiling. See also: Tile
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tile, concrete, marble, wood); sheetrock, concrete block, or brick walls; sound-reflective acoustic tile ceilings; whiteboards or blackboards in classrooms and meeting rooms; and uncovered windows, glass-covered pictures, or other sound-reflective surfaces.
For the Therapy Pavilion, the design team was consistently pushed to transcend the stereotypical image of a space full of acoustic tile ceilings with fluorescent lights.
All of the units had linoleum tile flooring, gypsum board walls, and lay-in acoustic tile ceilings, with the exception of the Emergency Departments which had gypsum board ceilings.
Rubbertech, of Ruthin, has developed an acoustic tile specifically for use on balconies and roof gardens.
97) quickly and accurately cuts drywall, wood, acoustic tile, siding, plastics, and other materials.
Our firm's challenge, from the start, was to maximize Tenant Improvement dollars by developing design standards, while doing so without the cookie cutter approach to design which has filled the commercial districts of lower Manhattan with the dreary uniformity of acoustic tile ceilings and fluorescent glare.
Designed to be placed above a drop ceiling, the PIG captures and diverts leaks and drips before they saturate and damage acoustic tile.
Did you guys pay 50 dollars for a piece of acoustic tile at a show?
We hadn't developed a fan base yet, and the place was empty except for a bad acoustic tile ceiling and a karaoke machine on stage.
I wanted to create a space that would make people feel connected, comforted, protected," said Schweitzer, who told Design Architecture magazine he went for "a crafted kind of articulation" for the temple's interior design, which incorporates Hebrew words painted on acoustic tile.
It is now covered with acoustic tile, but is bowed ominously between the desks of Pamela Schaeffer and Therese Johnson, and has become a point of growing concern.
What's more, kenaf can also be processed into acoustic tile, cat litter, bedding for horses or other animals, composite board for construction, mats for erosion control and grass seeding, or pads for cleaning up chemical or oil spills.