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Particulate Testing to Cleanrooms

Clean room facilities such as pharmaceutical and Semiconductor and manufacturers are examples of environments that require demanding ongoing air monitoring and periodic certification.  An accurate air monitoring and testing system […]

Posted on Sep 04, 2018

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The Four Reasons for Cleanroom Contamination

Throughout all cleanroom facilities, maintaining strict cleanliness and maintaining the highest standards is a monumental challenge. Everything, both inside and outside of the cleanroom, is a potential source of contamination. […]

Posted on Sep 04, 2018

Sound test Equipment

Impact Sound Testing

The second type of test we undertake is called impact sound insulation testing. Here is a brief description of the testing: Impact sound testing is usually only undertaken to floors. […]

Posted on Aug 02, 2018

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Airborne Sound Testing

Here is a brief description of the types of airborne sound insulation testing we usually undertake during a site visit. If your project consists of apartments we often undertake impact […]

Posted on Aug 02, 2018

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Reduce Noise Complaints by Improving Floor Layouts

Clients often contact us complaining of noise disturbance from adjoining properties. in many instances the noise problems could have been negated if careful planning had been undertaken at the design […]

Posted on Jul 20, 2018

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Why Good Acoustic Design is Important

The importance of good acoustic design and construction should never be under-estimated. If a project fails the sound insulation testing at the precompletion stage, it may need costly remedial work […]

Posted on Jul 17, 2018

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The Four Elements to Good Sound Proofing

Customers often ask how they can improve soundproofing on their developments. The first thing to understand is the basic of soundproofing design and construction. If you understand the basics, you’ll […]

Posted on Jul 16, 2018

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Our Four Step Acoustic Design Package

To try and help our clients pass their sound insulation testing at the first attempt, we offer the following 4 step acoustic design package: 1. Site Survey Visits – to […]

Posted on Jul 13, 2018

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What is Sound Testing?

Sound testing is a requirement of Approved Document E to assess the sound insulation performance of party walls and floors between dwellings. Sound testing is usually required once the property […]

Posted on Jul 12, 2018

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The Pathway to Good Sound Proofing

Clients often asked us how they can improve the soundproofing on their developments to pass their sound insulation test. The first thing to understand is the basic of soundproofing design […]

Posted on Jul 12, 2018

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Reverberation Noise in Common Areas 

Clients often ask us if they need to treat all the common parts within their block of flats to satisfy Requirement E3 (Reverberation in the common internal parts of buildings […]

Posted on May 15, 2018

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Sound Insulation Testing Questions and Answers

We often get asked similar questions in regards to Sound Insulation Testing. To try help our clients alleviate their fears, we have tried to answer the most common questions: Q. […]

Posted on May 11, 2018

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Improving Room Layouts can Reduce Noise Disturbance 

In all cases, the location and layout of rooms within dwellings will play an important role in relation to the levels of subsequent ambient or background noise that surrounds the […]

Posted on May 11, 2018

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Sound Flanking Pathways Identified During Sound Testing

Since Building Regulations Part E was introduced, we have literally undertaken thousands of sound tests throughout London and the South East; and as such we have built up considerable knowledge […]

Posted on May 02, 2018

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Sound Insulation Testing London

Sound insulation testing is usually required on most London development/s between rooms or spaces that share a common area of separating wall and/or floor as stipulated in Building Regulations Part […]

Posted on May 01, 2018

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Careful Acoustic Design Considerations

Achieving good airborne and impact sound isolation requires careful acoustic design considerations. Two key areas that need to be addressed when improving a floor construction are the airborne aspect (TV […]

Posted on Apr 30, 2018

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Cleanroom Particulate Testing and Validation

Cleanroom Particulate Testing and Validation To minimise particle contamination it is important to build separate environments, called cleanrooms that allow particle limits to be maintained at measurable and controllable levels. […]

Posted on Apr 16, 2018

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The Different Types of Particle Counters

The Different Types of Particle Counters APT uses the latest Airborne Particulate Counters to undertake Particle Testing to Clean Rooms. Many people assume that’s the only type of Particle Counters; […]

Posted on Apr 16, 2018

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Our Testing Process for Clean Rooms

Our Testing Process for Clean Rooms We undertake the testing and commissioning of cleanrooms in accordance with international standards and customer quality specifications. Cleanroom test protocols and report documentation can […]

Posted on Mar 28, 2018

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Airborne Particulate Testing on Clean Rooms

Airborne Particulate Testing on Clean Rooms In January 2016, ISO introduced an update to standards ISO 14644-1:2015 – Classification of air cleanliness by particle concentration and ISO 14644-2:2015 and monitoring […]

Posted on Mar 26, 2018

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Clean Room Validation and Certification

Clean Room Validation and Certification  Clean Rooms play a crucial role in maintaining contamination free environments for critical processes. A well-executed cleanroom testing and certification program is essential to proper […]

Posted on Mar 26, 2018

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Air Handling Systems for Clean Rooms

Air Handling Systems for Clean Rooms Clean rooms need a lot of air and usually at a controlled temperature and humidity. This means that in most clean room facilities the […]

Posted on Mar 19, 2018

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Building a Robust Cleanroom

Building a Robust Cleanroom Here at APT Clean room Testing we often get asked questions such as such as what is a cleanroom?  and what are the essential elements that […]

Posted on Mar 19, 2018

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Testing Cleanroom Environments

Testing Cleanroom Environments All Cleanroom process environments must remain unfailingly clean, so merely filtering the factory’s air is inadequate. To minimise particle contamination it is important to build separate environments, […]

Posted on Mar 12, 2018