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Ecophon - Ready Reckoner for products and solutions

Find out more about how to create healthy indoor environments.

Impact of noise in the workplace – A research summary

Delve into one of the superdrivers of workplace experience, noise. A deep dive in sound and environmental psychology of the productivity aspect of hearing.

Revitalizing a Victorian-era school building through improved acoustics

The design of primary school buildings was as different from today in the late 1800s as ideas about the value of education.

Kauhava School Centre

The modern learning environments at Kauhava School Centre also provide recreational facilities for the whole town. Ecophon’s acoustic solutions ensure an acoustic environment that works well for both school pupils and evening users.

Smart classrooms make pupils feel like home

We have all got used to smart phones, smart watches and smart TV:s. But smart classrooms? Oh yes. A research project in Barcelona has developed a concept of learning spaces that is, well – smart.

Eight pieces of advice for noise prevention

“Big, open plan offices have in many places been a disaster from a noise perspective.” Per Møberg Nielsen, the Danish nestor within noise prevention, does not mince his words about open plan offices.

A fly on the wall gives some insights into office design

What really happens in an office? Can staff focus on their tasks and work effectively at their desks? How are meeting rooms used? Do the results live up to the employer’s expectations?

Case studies collection - Healthcare

Want to learn more about how acoustics and sound affect healthcare? Since 1999, we have initiated, gathered and done research to understand how sound affects people.

BIM – The construction revolution is happening now

BIM is on its way to revolutionise the whole building and construction sector. And it involves all the line. Even the end users, as facility managers, must keep updated and learn what BIM really is.

A different harmony by the sea

Right by the sea, between Amsterdam and The Hague, is the small Dutch town of Noordwijk. Here is the Woonzorgpark Willem van den Bergh located, a residential care park for mental and physical disabled.

Hospital facades: What you see is what you get

The Kuopio University Hospital in central Finland stands out compared to most other hospital buildings. The facade is adorned with photographs from inside the human body.

Patient first at new Finnish hospital

When the Central Finland Health Care district needed to expand the Central Hospital in the city of Jyväskylä, they built a new coherent hospital with one leading principle: Patient first.

Impact of noise in healthcare - A research summary

It is quite astonishing how much benefits an acoustic solution can contribute to. And in addition to all the human benefits, there are also many benefits when it comes to saving time and money.

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Acoustic Design Guide: Video Conference Rooms

This Acoustic Design Guide contains a quick and accessible introduction to the most important acoustic design aspects of video conferencing rooms.

Seven tips for succeeding with activity-based working

Activity-based working is basically about change management – and to change the management, not only the behaviour of the staff.