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Document ID (ISN)28470
CIS number 78-82
ISBN(s) 0-41911050-X
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Atkins Research and Development, Epsom.
Title The control of noise in ventilation systems - A designers' guide.
Bibliographic information Published by E. and F.N. Spon Ltd., 11 New Fetter Lane, London EC4P 4EE, United Kingdom, 1977. 107p. Illus. 8 ref. Price: ú9.00.
Abstract Originally prepared as an internal plant guide, this book provides a general background to noise problems associated with all stages of construction projects. Contents: the design process; ductborne noise; velocity generated noise; duct breakout noise; cross talk, location of silencers; noise to exterior; installation and commissioning. Appendices: sound reduction indices of common structures; absorption coefficients of common internal finishes; silencer selection data; sound power levels of cooling towers and air cooled condensers; computer programmes for noise analysis; fundamentals and terminology.
Descriptors (primary) noise; ventilation systems; noise control
Descriptors (secondary) airflow noise; sound absorption; silencers; design of equipment; ventilation design; sound spectrum analysis; sound isolation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Noise