Armourcoat Acoustic flies high at new Istanbul Airport
Armourcoat’s Acoustic Plaster System has been specified by UK architects Softroom for the new $12billion Istanbul Airport in Turkey.
The stunning interior design for the Turkish Airlines lounges is the result of an international competition won by Softroom. The brief called for 19,000m2 of lounges that embody the national carrier’s new brand philosophy of ‘flow’ within the airport environment. To aid the sound quality within the lounges, the Armourcoat Acoustic plaster system creates a seamless ceiling finish with a class ‘A’ Noise Reduction Coefficient rating. Its clean and smooth mineral surface adding to the overall design.
Architecture and Design
Sontext and Armourcoat have many years experience in working with architects and Designers achieve the finish that teh client requires. Available in standard or colour matching Armourcoat is unique in the services to our clients.
Planning and Installation
The Armourcoat system is installed by highly trained installation companies. This gives our clients the satisfaction in that not only are they getting a great product but the installation process is as high quality as the product itself.
Excellent Acoustic and Environmental Qualities
It offers an elegant marble-based plaster finish while allowing sound energy to pass through the surface. The Armourcoat system, which consists of 80% recycled material, has zero VOCs and achieves class '0' fire rating.
Aesthetics and performance
The Armourcoat Acoustic System was installed as large island panels within the 55,000m2 Duty Free area. Designed to optimise the acoustics of interior spaces, the acoustic plaster system comprises of a special mineral wool composite panel that is bonded onto the substrate and finished with a seamless layer.