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Sound Isolation to STC 60
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Case Studies | Showcasing Some of CDLs Previous Work & Customers

Case Studies

Some of our work

  • NFL Los Angeles - Inglewood, Los Angeles.
    High Performance Horizontal and Vertical Acoustic Sliding Doors
    Summary: NFL Los Angeles is a 450,000 square foot state-of-the-art technical facility with 214,063 square feet of office space and 74,922 square feet of studio and studio support space, located next to the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Los Angeles.
    Architect: Gensler
    Acoustician: Newson Brown Acoustics LLC
    Contractor: Howard Building Corporation
  • 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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