The architecture and design event of the year returns to Chicago and ROCKWOOL will be there live and in-person

Our Building Science experts and Specifications team are looking forward to discussing your sustainable design plans while and providing you with tools and services to unlock the energy saving potential of your projects, reaching far beyond insulation.

Knowledge is the key to your success.

Our panel of experts will provide you with an in-depth look at how the tallest mass timber building in the world was built (The Ascent, WI), the future of mass timber buildings including evolution of code.

Session: Mass Timber: Designing for a More Sustainable Future

Date: Thursday Jun 23, 2022 - 3:00-4:00pm

Location: Theatre A

Learning Units: 1.00 LU/HSW/RIBA

Speakers

Jason Korb, AIA - Korb + Associates Architects

Archie Landreman  - WoodWorks – Wood Products Council

Graham Finch - RDH Building Science

Mackenzie Hill - Arup

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Architectural acoustics

Within the built environment, it would be easy to think that indoor noise might not have any adverse impact compared to environmental noise. However, even within the confines of a building, architectural acoustics play a significant role in the occupant’s experience.

What is architectural acoustics?

Stone wool insulation is excellent at noise reduction and sound absorption and our Acoustics Wall Assemblies Catalog provides a comprehensive list of wall assemblies tested for their acoustic performance. 

Download our acoustics guide