Durability: must be suitable for swimming pool conditions and have water repellent facing
Cleaning and maintenance: product must have water repellent facing for ease of cleaning
Installation: product must be cost-effective to install
Acoustic performance: the acoustic panel must have a sound absorption co-efficient of 0.81 at 250 Hz and 1.13 at 500Hz,
with an overall NRC (Noise reduction coefficient) of 1.01. Specified product: Megasorber P50G-RW, a 50mm acoustic panel with the water repellent, non-combutible and sound absorbing Soundmesh G8 facing (white).
Megasorber P50G-RW installed on the ceiling. A powder-coated aluminium grid system with a showdown line finish was used for the installation. Panel size: 1.2m x 1.2m, drop-in installation.
Water beads up on the Soundmesh G8 acoustic facing