Acoustiblok News Stories

Acoustiblok Creates State-of-the-Art Acoustics for First of Its Kind Cinema Complex

Acoustiblok, Inc. recently completed an innovative international project for a ground-breaking cinema complex in Beirut, Lebanon. Cinemacity, as it is called... please click the link for more info: Read more

Thermablok® Aerogel Insulation Featured in NASA Space Shuttle Enterprise Exhibit at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

  TAMPA, Fla., November 25, 2013 – Thermablok, an aerogel insulation product derived from NASA’s  aerogel technology is included as a NASA technology spinoff product in the popular Space Shuttle Enterprise exhibit at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York City. Aerogel, considered the highest insulating material known and one of the lightest solids, was successfully used...Read more

Acoustiblok Exhibiting Noise Mitigation Products For Home Theater at CEDIA Expo in Denver

 TAMPA, FL, Sept., 26, 2013 – Acoustiblok Inc. is exhibiting the company’s line of acoustical noise mitigation products used in home theaters and electronics entertainment rooms this week at Booth No. 2422 at the Custom Electronics Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo. The event is being held at the Denver, Colorado Convention Center from September 25 – 28, 2013.  Read more

Acoustiblok, Inc. Achieves Record Sales Revenue and Amount of Product Shipped in 2012

TAMPA, FL, June 27, 2013-Tampa-based Acoustiblok, Inc. achieved a record year in 2012 in terms of total sales revenue and volume of product shipped despite slow moving economies in the United States and many countries across the globe announced Lahnie Johnson, Acoustiblok's president and founder. Acoustiblok, Inc. invents, manufactures and sells acoustical soundproofing...Read more

Acoustifence Barrier Reduces Construction Noise at $55 Million Santa Monica High School Technology Building Improvement Project

SANTA MONICA, CALIF., May 21, 2013 – A towering and stout zig zag-shaped construction fence that spans nearly 800 feet long and is lined with Acoustiblok, Inc.’s Acoustifence soundproofing material at the Santa Monica High School (SAMOHI) Science & Technology Building Project has helped reduce construction noise for students and the local community by 10 decibels each day over the past two...Read more

Acoustifence Reduces Pickleball Court Noise by More Than 50 Percent USA Pickleball Association Test Shows

YUMA, Ariz., April 3, 2013  - Acoustifence soundproofing material placed around a pickleball court reduced noise by 10-12 decibels in a sound meter test conducted by USA Pickleball Association president Bill Booth on April 17, 2012 at the Country Roads RV Village pickleball courts in Yuma, Ariz. This represents more than a 50 percent reduction in sound as perceived by the human ear the...Read more

Acoustiblok Names Carlos Montas Dominican Republic Manufacturing Rep

TAMPA, Florida, September 27, 2012 – Acoustiblok, Inc. Founder and President Lahnie Johnson this week approved a working agreement with Carlos Montas as Acoustiblok’s manufacturing representative in the Dominican Republic. Montas, Engineering Manager of Electicidad del Caribe SRL (EDELCA) in Santo Domingo, will represent Acoustiblok sound abatement products throughout the Dominican Republic. Read more

Acoustiblok Names Alan Peterson New England Manufacturing Rep

TAMPA, Florida, September 20, 2012 – Acoustiblok, Inc. Founder and President Lahnie Johnson this week approved a working agreement with Alan Peterson as Acoustiblok’s manufacturing representative for Acoustiblok in New England. Peterson, owner of A.E. Peterson & Associates in Bedford, New Hampshire, will represent Acoustiblok sound abatement products in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont,...Read more

Jim Ashley Named Acoustiblok National Sales Manager, AV Division

TAMPA, Florida, August 7, 2012 – Acoustiblok, Inc. Founder and President Lahnie Johnson has named Jim Ashley national sales manager of Acoustiblok’s AV division.  Ashley brings more than 27 years of experience in specialty electronics to the Acoustiblok sales team, where he will lead the department’s focus on channel integration. Read more

Acoustiblok USA Announces Australia Distributor

BRISBANE, Australia, April 18, 2012 – Acoustiblok USA announced this week that it has teamed with Stephen Nolan of Brisbane to be the sound abatement material company’s main distributor for Australia. Read more

Ontario College Installs Acoustiblok to End Noise in Classrooms

ONTARIO, Canada, February 16, 2012 – In response to complaints that noise from the school cafeteria and loud plumbing rendered two classrooms unusable to students and teachers, Fleming College in Peterborough, Ontario has installed Acoustiblok® in two classrooms to reduce noise leaking from a busy cafeteria below. Read more

Thermablok® Aerogel Strips installed in U.S. Border Patrol Station

Contractors installed 21,000 linear feet of Thermablok aerogel insulating strips as an eco-friendly measure to prevent thermal bridging at the newly constructed Fabens U.S. Border Patrol Station in Clint, Texas. Read more

Acoustiblok Named “Best Practice” by Hubspot Internet Marketing

TAMPA, Florida, January 19, 2012 -- Eighteen months after adopting Hubspot’s all-in-one marketing platform, Tampa, Florida-based Acoustiblok has increased website traffic by 210 percent, increased organic search leads by 307 percent, and increased customer transactions by 40 percent, contributing to Acoustiblok’s record sales increases in 2011. Read more

QuietFiber® Noise Reducing Material Installed at LA’s Chic R Lounge

Reverberant noise from the R Lounge's smoking patio was a problem for the LA club's new neighbors. R Lounge managers installed QuietFiber sound absorbing material on the club's urban chic concrete walls by hiding it in plain sight - wrapped in custom fabrics to fit in with the club's upscale decor, and hung like art. Read more

Vinod Sharma, Acoustiblok's V.P of Business Development for India

TAMPA, Florida, October 24, 2011 – Vinod Sharma has been named Acoustiblok Executive Vice President of Business Development for India and the contiguous region. Read more

Acoustiblok Products Quiet Generator in DIY Soundproofing Project

Acoustifence and QuietFiber are combined in a weekend DIY soundproofing project for a Maryland homeowner looking to quiet his backyard emergency generator. Read more

Acoustifence and QuietFiber Create Pool Pump System Noise Barrier

In response to complaints from neighbors, a Woodside, California homeowner installed a combination of Acoustifence and QuietFiber noise barrier materials in the large housing unit that contains a bevy of pumps, pipes, and electrical equipment necessary to run the many features of his mountainside infinity pool. Read more

Ceres Police Dept. Installs Acoustiblok in Interrogation/Interview Rooms

Acoustiblok noise barrier material provided the level of privacy and sound proofing needed for police officials, crime victims and witnesses without fear of being overheard outside of the department’s interview and interrogation rooms. Read more

Acoustifence Provides Noise Reduction for Outdoor Restaurant Music

Sound emanating from an outdoor stage at a popular Jupiter, Florida restaurant was creating problems for neighbors and challenging local noise ordinances until Acoustifence noise barrier was installed to keep the peace without sacrificing the restaurant’s live music offerings. Read more

Acoustiblok Noise Reduction Material Gains New Following: Boat Owners

By applying Acoustiblok’s 3mm noise deadening material to the noise source – the engine wall, engine cover and gas tank cover, one Yamaha SX230 (pictured) boat owner reduced unwanted noise on his boat by more than 65-percent. Read more

Thermablok Aerogel Technology Used to Aid Developing Countries

Thermablok’s NASA technology aerogel is being used to insulate the Capteur Soleil solar autoclave, addressing a long-standing health issue in developing countries. By incorporating Thermablok’s aerogel insulating technology, the autoclave may now be used to sterilize medical instruments in developing countries where sterilizing medical equipment has previously been impossible in regions with no...Read more

Paul Getts Named Sales Associate for Acoustiblok, Inc.

TAMPA, Fla. (USA), May 3, 2011 – Lahnie Johnson, president and founder of Acoustiblok, Inc., has named Paul Getts as the company’s newest sales associate. Read more

Restaurant Noise Silenced with QuietFiber®

TAMPA, FLA. (USA), April 7, 2011 – It’s no secret that trying to carry on a conversation in a noisy restaurant can be irritating. Now researchers are saying that background clatter is diminishing the flavor of your food too.  That's according to a January, 2011 study in the journal “Food Quality and Preference” named “Effect of background noise on food perception," by Mark Woods, et...Read more