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Doors up to 65 Feet x 65 Feet
Sound Isolation to STC 60
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Case Studies | Showcasing Some of CDLs Previous Work & Customers

Case Studies

Some of our work

  • The SHED - Hudson Yards, Manhattan, New York City.
    Custom Sound and Fire Rated Horizontal Sliding Doors
    Summary: The Shed is a highly acclaimed and innovatively designed Cultural Center in Hudson Yards, Manhattan, New York City.  The Shed produces and presents a variety of performing arts, the building itself is transformative with the telescoping outer shell moving to accommodate performances in all weathers. 
    Architect: DRSNY
    Acoustician: Akustiks
    Contractor: Sciame
  • Joan & Edgar Booth Theater & College of Fine Arts Production Center
    High-Performance Double Leaf Horizontal Sliding Acoustic Doors
    Summary: A new 75,000 square foot multi-functional performing arts complex, comprising a flexible theatre space with backstage performer and technical support areas. CDL were recommended to Elkus Manfredi Architects to provide acoustic fire-rated doors to separate the performance areas from the lobby and back-of-house spaces. 
    Architect: Elkus Manfredi
    Acoustician: Acentech
    Contractor: Bond Brothers
  • Princeton University – Lewis Center for the Arts
    Two Fire-Rated Acoustic Sliding Doors and One Horizontal Sliding Door
    Location: Princeton, New Jersey
    Category: Products
    Summary: Princeton University’s Lewis Center for the Arts required soundproofed theater doors for their Black Box Theatre, Hearst Dance Theater and mezzanine gallery level. Two large fire-rated STC 53 acoustic sliding doors were installed in the Black Box and the Hearst Dance Theater, and a third horizontal sliding door was...
    Architect: Steven Holl Architects and BNIM Architects
    Acoustician: ARUP
    Contractor: Turner
  • National Sawdust – A Brooklyn Music Venue
    A Fire Rated Vertically Lifting Acoustic Door
    Location: Brooklyn, NY
    Category: Products
    Summary: National Sawdust is an unparalleled, artist-led, non-profit music venue. The project was supported by a model of philanthropic investors and is located in Brooklyn, NY.
    Architect: Bureau V
    Acoustician: Arup
    Contractor: Alcon
  • University of Minnesota – Northrop Auditorium
    A Fire Rated Acoustic Sliding Door for Back of House
    Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Category: Products
    Summary: A three year historic renovation in 2011, of the Northrop Auditorium originally built in 1929. Clark Door was sought out particularly, to provide a fire rated and acoustic sliding door for backstage.
    Architect: HGA Architects
    Acoustician: Arup
    Contractor: JE Dunn
  • Secure Facility - New York, NY
    A Fire and Ballistic Rated, Horizontally Sliding Acoustic Door
    Location: New York
    Category: Products
    Summary: On recommendation, CDL was approached to deliver a highly specialized door for a private client. The project required CDL to deliver specialized attributes of a fire rated, acoustic, ballistic door to meet the end users requirements. 
    Architect: Alta Indelman
    Acoustician: Shen Milsom & Wilke
    Contractor: Shannon Contracting
  • Corpartes - Centro de la Cultura y Artes, Santiago de Chile
    2 Puertas Acústicas Corredizas Horizontales de STC 60dB
    Location: Santiago, Chile
    Category: Products
    El diseño de este teatro multipropósito, con capacidad para 878 butacas fue por el arquitecto chileno Renzo Zechetto. El Centro Cultural, un proyecto de $45 millones, tiene un espacio expositivo de 1.500 metros cuadrados. Para más información acerca del teatro visite:
    Architect: Renzo Zechetto

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