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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Tenders are invited for the scope of work will generally include demolition; hazardous materials abatement; bathroom renovations to include walls/finishes, plumbing fixtures/piping and accessories; on-demand propane hot water heater with piping to propane tank; kitchen cabinets, countertops sink, refrigerator, dishwasher and vent hood; doors with hardware and signage; exterior opening for new door with hardware and signage; acoustic tile system; lighting fixtures (add-alternate), epoxy finish on apparatus room floor; air conditioning wall units in day room and vent with air exchanger in electric room.
My secondary school classroom was quite large, with very high acoustic tile ceilings.
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.
Rubbertech, of Ruthin, has developed an acoustic tile specifically for use on balconies and roof gardens.
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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.