Sound transmission through gypsum board walls : effect of shear membranes and framing details

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Proceedings titleCanadian Acoustics
ConferenceProceedings Issue of Canadian Acoustics: 01 October 2001, Toronto, Ontario
IssueSeptember 3
Pages6263; # of pages: 2
Subjecttransmission loss, walls; Walls
AbstractThis paper focuses on trends observed in the sound transmission results from a research project that studied both sound and fire resistance of wall assemblies intended for multi-family residential buildings. The National Research Council led the consortium project, with support from CMHC, Canadian Wood Council, Forintek Canada, Gypsum Manufacturers Canada, Ontario Min. of Housing, Owens Corning, Roxul, and Can. Home Builders' Assoc.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedYes
NRC number45018
NPARC number20386237
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Record identifier613dc796-27c7-4d1c-abf7-e6571f1944a8
Record created2012-07-25
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