Chapter 8. Separating Floors and their Flanking Constructions — New Buildings

  1. M.W. Simons BSc, MSc, PhD, MIOA, MCIOB and
  2. J.R. Waters BSc, MPhil, PhD, MCIBSE, CEng

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759387.ch8

Sound Control in Buildings: A Guide to Part E of the Building Regulations

Sound Control in Buildings: A Guide to Part E of the Building Regulations

How to Cite

Simons, M.W. and Waters, J.R. (2008) Separating Floors and their Flanking Constructions — New Buildings, in Sound Control in Buildings: A Guide to Part E of the Building Regulations, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759387.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 13 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405118835

Online ISBN: 9780470759387

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Keywords:

  • floors;
  • buildings;
  • ceiling;
  • junctions;
  • floor covering

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Construction forms AD E: 3.1–3.7 & 3.9

  • Design of floor Type 1 – concrete base with ceiling and soft floor covering AD E: 3.23–3.30

  • Design of floor Type 2 – concrete base with ceiling and floating floor AD E: 3.56–3.60

  • Design of floor Type 3 – timber frame base and platform floor with ceiling treatment AD E: 3.94–3.102

  • Construction procedures