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Altispace Inc. Acoustic Ceiling Treatments
 
         
SECTION 09 80 00
 
         
ACOUSTIC CEILING TREATMENTS
 
         
 
         
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          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Altispace Inc.; Acoustical and Laminate Beams and Shapes.
This section is based on the products of Altispace Inc., which is located at:
61 Townline Rd.
Tillsonburg, ON, Canada N4G 2R5
Tel: 226-636-5965
Email: request info
Web: https://altispace.com
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Altispace is a dynamic company composed of a group of forward-thinking individuals who are focused on perfecting the cloud space. Our teams quickly identified the need for enhancing the aesthetics and performance of the cloud space for the architectural market. Key features we have pinpointed when developing our progressive product line for your individual designs include:
- Broad product range for the cloud space in your project
- Flexibility in design and customization for unique design concepts
- Cost-effective products due to efficient engineering and manufacturing processes
- Made with eco-friendly materials and processes
- Made using lightweight panel construction
- Made in North America
 
          PART 1GENERAL
 
          1.1SECTION INCLUDES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete items below not required for project.
 
          A.Beams:
          1.Painted or laminated.
          2.Painted or laminated and illuminated.
 
          B.Blades:
          1.Acoustic.
          2.Acoustic and illuminated.
 
          C.Shapes:
          1.Painted or laminated.
          2.Acoustic
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete items below not required for project.
 
          1.2RELATED SECTIONS
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete any sections below not relevant to this project; add others as required.
 
          A.Section 09 51 00 - Acoustical Ceilings.
 
          B.Section 06 20 00 - Finish Carpentry.
 
          C.Division 16 - Electrical for power wiring.
 
          1.3REFERENCES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete references from the list below that are not actually required by the text of the edited section.
 
          A.Architectural Woodwork Institute (AWI) / Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada (AWMAC) / Woodwork Institute (WI) - Joint Publication:
          1.AWI/AWMAC/WI - Architectural Woodwork Standards.
 
          B.ASTM International (ASTM):
          1.ASTM C423 - Standard Test Method for Sound Absorption and Sound Absorption Coefficients by the Reverberation Room Method.
          2.ASTM E784 - Standard Specification for Clamps, Utility, Laboratory, and Holders, Buret and Clamp.
 
          C.American Plywood Association (APA): APA - Grades and Specifications.
 
          1.4SUBMITTALS
 
          A.Submit under provisions of Section 01 30 00 - Administrative Requirements.
 
          B.Product Data:
          1.Manufacturer's data sheets on each product to be used.
          2.Preparation instructions and recommendations.
          3.Storage and handling requirements and recommendations.
          4.Typical installation methods.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not applicable to product type.
 
          C.Verification Material Samples: Two representative units of each cover material and color.
 
          D.Shop Drawings: Include details of materials, construction, and finish. Include relationship with adjacent construction.
 
          1.5QUALITY ASSURANCE
 
          A.Manufacturer: Members in good standing with the American Woodwork Institute (AWI) or the Architectural Woodwork Manufacturers Association of Canada (AWMAC) and familiar with the published standards of each organization.
 
          B.Installers/Contractors: Companies and their personnel able to demonstrate successful experience with work of comparable extent, complexity, and quality to that shown and specified.
 
          C.Source Limitations: Provide each type of product from a single manufacturing source to ensure uniformity.
 
          D.Work in this Section shall comply with the specified Grades of Work and Sections 500 and 1300 of the current edition of the AWI/AWMAC Quality Standards Illustrated.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Include mock-up if the project size or quality warrant the expense. The following is one example of how a mock-up on might be specified. When deciding on the extent of the mock-up, consider all the major different types of work on the project.
 
          E.Mock-Up: Construct a mock-up with actual materials in sufficient time for Architect's review and to not delay construction progress. Locate mock-up as acceptable to Architect and provide temporary foundations and support.
          1.Intent of mock-up is to demonstrate quality of workmanship and visual appearance.
          2.If mock-up is not acceptable, rebuild mock-up until satisfactory results are achieved.
          3.Retain mock-up during construction as a standard for comparison with completed work.
          4.Do not alter or remove mock-up until work is completed or removal is authorized.
 
          1.6PRE-INSTALLATION CONFERENCE
 
          A.Convene a conference approximately two weeks before scheduled commencement of the Work. Attendees shall include Architect, Contractor and trades involved. Agenda shall include schedule, responsibilities, critical path items and approvals.
 
          1.7DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
 
          A.Store and handle in strict compliance with manufacturer's written instructions and recommendations.
 
          B.Protect from damage due to weather, excessive temperature, and construction operations.
 
          1.8PROJECT CONDITIONS
 
          A.Maintain environmental conditions; temperature, humidity, and ventilation, within limits recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install products under environmental conditions outside manufacturer's recommended limits.
 
          1.9WARRANTY
 
          A.Manufacturer's standard limited warranty unless indicated otherwise.
 
          PART 2PRODUCTS
 
          2.1MANUFACTURERS
 
          A.Acceptable Manufacturer: Altispace Inc., which is located at: 61 Townline Rd.; Tillsonburg, ON, Canada N4G 2R5; Tel: 226-636-5965; Email: request info; Web: https://altispace.com
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the following two paragraphs; coordinate with requirements of Division 1 section on product options and substitutions.
 
          B.Substitutions: Not permitted.
 
          C.Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01 60 00 - Product Requirements.
 
          2.2FABRICATION
 
          A.Fabricate to AWI Architectural Woodwork Standards, Custom Grade.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete article if not required.
 
          2.3BEAMS
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Our beams are simple to specify and simple to install. Available in 72 standard sizes and 21 standard color options, you can create the perfect solution for your project. If you have a specific size or color request, customize it! Use our product selector on our website to tell us what color or size you are looking for, and we can help you make your own beams. Delete options not required.
 
          A.Painted or Laminated Beams: Altispace Horizontal Beams.
          1.Construction: Wood frame, medium density fiberboard, and honeycomb door core.
          a.Suspension: Aircraft cable.
          1)Threaded inserts for suspension.
          2)Cable grippers.
          b.Suspension: Unistrut system.
          1)Metal Channels: Precut to dimensions specified. Pre-machined to enable installation of ceiling components as per specified spacing and layout.
          2)Metal channels to be powder coated to specified color, typically black or silver.
          3)Incidental Hardware: Fasteners, threaded rod, and miscellaneous hardware as required for completing installation from the Unistrut to the ceiling structure to be provided by the installation contractor as site conditions vary.
          2.Hardware and Fasteners: Furnished by manufacturer.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish and color options not required. Custom colors are available.
          3.Finish: High pressure laminate.
          a.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          b.Color: ________.
          4.Finish: Veneer.
          a.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          b.Color: ________.
          5.Finish: Paint grade.
          a.Paint Type and Color: As determined by the Architect or as stated on the Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** LED lighting integration is optional. Delete if not required.
          6.Illuminated LED Lighting Strip:
          a.Superior CRI: Greater than 95.
          b.High R9 (95) and R13 (100) values.
          c.Full color rendering consistency at different output levels.
          d.Fully diffused in channel.
          e.Ultra-high lumen output capability.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specific colors are available subject to availability.
          f.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          g.Color: White.
          h.Color: ________.
          i.Voltage: 24 VDC.
          j.Wattage: 7.2 Watts per ft.
          k.Lumens measured in accordance with IES LM-80-08: 3000 K, 853 per ft.
          1)Luminous flux range of plus or minus 5 percent.
          l.Lumens measured in accordance with IES LM-80-08: 5000 K, 840 per ft.
          1)Luminous flux range of plus or minus 5 percent.
          7.Durability: Contract and commercial
          8.Fire Rating per ASTM E84:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete class option not required.
          a.Class A.
          b.Class B.
          c.Flame Spread Index: 25. Smoke Developed Index: 250.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Refer to the Acoustic Information Document for more detailed information; https://altispace.com/resources/
          9.Acoustics: Test reports available upon request.
          a.Product tested in compliance with ASTM C423.
          10.Ceiling attachment for suspension: By contractor.
          11.Dimensions:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete dimension options not required. Illuminated panels must be 2 inches (51 mm) thick.
          a.Panel Thickness: 1.5 inches (38 mm).
          b.Panel Thickness: 2 inches (51 mm).
          c.Panel Thickness: ___ inches (___ mm).
          d.Length: 24 inches (610 mm).
          e.Length: 36 inches (914 mm).
          f.Length: 48 inches (1219 mm).
          g.Length: 60 inches (1524 mm).
          h.Length: 72 inches (1829 mm).
          i.Length: 84 inches (2134 mm).
          j.Length: 96 inches (2438 mm).
          k.Length: 108 inches (2743 mm).
          l.Length: 120 inches (3048 mm).
          m.Length: ___ inches (___ mm).
          n.Height: 6 inches (152 mm).
          o.Height: 8 inches (203 mm).
          p.Height: 10 inches (254 mm).
          q.Height: 12 inches (305 mm).
          r.Height: ___ inches (___ mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete article if not required.
 
          2.4BLADES
 
          A.Acoustic Blades: Altispace Horizontal Blades.
          1.Construction: Wood frame, medium density fiberboard, and honeycomb door core, and acoustic PET material.
          a.Suspension: Aircraft cable.
          1)Threaded inserts for suspension.
          2)Cable grippers.
          b.Suspension: Unistrut system.
          1)Metal Channels: Precut to dimensions specified. Pre-machined to enable installation of ceiling components as per specified spacing and layout.
          2)Metal channels to be powder coated to specified color, typically black or silver.
          3)Incidental Hardware: Fasteners, threaded rod, and miscellaneous hardware as required for completing installation from the Unistrut to the ceiling structure to be provided by the installation contractor as site conditions vary.
          2.Finish: Recycled PET material.
          a.3D crimp staple fiber and recycled PET. Made from 100 percent polyester.
          b.Melted PET filaments joined together. No glue and adhesive.
          c.Combed filament and needle punched. Structurally rigid.
          d.Color injected into filament. Long color duration.
          e.Low water permeability and moisture absorption. Water resistant.
          f.Horizontal and vertical fibers woven together. Impact resistant.
          g.Nontoxic, no odor and low VOCs. Formaldehyde free.
          h.Heat treated up to 200 degrees F (93 degrees C). Bacteria and fungi resistant.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Custom colors are available. Delete color option not required.
          i.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          j.Color: ________.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** LED lighting integration is optional. Delete if not required.
          3.Illuminated LED Lighting Strip:
          a.Superior CRI: Greater than 95.
          b.High R9 (95) and R13 (100) values.
          c.Full color rendering consistency at different output levels.
          d.Fully diffused in channel.
          e.Ultra-high lumen output capability.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Specific colors are available subject to availability.
          f.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          g.Color: White.
          h.Color: ________.
          i.Voltage: 24 VDC.
          j.Wattage: 7.2 Watts per ft.
          k.Lumens measured in accordance with IES LM-80-08: 3000 K, 853 per ft.
          1)Luminous flux range of plus or minus 5 percent.
          l.Lumens measured in accordance with IES LM-80-08: 5000 K, 840 per ft.
          1)Luminous flux range of plus or minus 5 percent.
          4.Durability: Contract and commercial.
          5.Fire Rating per ASTM E84:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete class option not required.
          a.Class A.
          b.Class B.
          c.Flame Spread Index: 25. Smoke Developed Index: 250.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Refer to the Acoustic Information document for more detailed information; https://altispace.com/resources/
          6.Acoustics: Test reports available upon request. NRC ratings 0.8 with cavity.
          a.Product tested in compliance with ASTM C423.
          7.Suspension: Aircraft cable.
          8.Suspension: Unistrut system.
          9.Ceiling attachment for suspension: By contractor.
          10.Dimensions:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete dimension options not required. Illuminated panels must be 2 inches (51 mm) thick.
          a.Panel Thickness: 1.5 inches (38 mm).
          b.Panel Thickness: 2 inches (51 mm).
          c.Panel Thickness: ___ inches (___ mm).
          d.Length: 24 inches (610 mm).
          e.Length: 36 inches (914 mm).
          f.Length: 48 inches (1219 mm).
          g.Length: 60 inches (1524 mm).
          h.Length: 72 inches (1829 mm).
          i.Length: 84 inches (2134 mm).
          j.Length: 96 inches (2438 mm).
          k.Length: ___ inches (___ mm).
          l.Height: 6 inches (152 mm).
          m.Height: 8 inches (203 mm).
          n.Height: 10 inches (254 mm).
          o.Height: 12 inches (305 mm).
          p.Height: 24 inches (610 mm).
          q.Height: 30 inches (762 mm).
          r.Height: 36 inches (914 mm).
          s.Height: 42 inches (1067 mm).
          t.Height: 48 inches (1219 mm).
          u.Height: ___ inches (___ mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete article if not required.
 
          2.5SHAPES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Our shapes are simple to specify and simple to install. Available in 7 standard shapes, 31 standard sizes and standard 21 color options, you can create the perfect solution for your project. If you have a specific size or color request, customize it! Use our product selector on our website to tell us what color or size you are looking for, and we can help you make your own beams.
 
          A.Shapes: Altispace shapes.
          1.Construction: Wood frame or particle board, hollow core.
          a.Suspension: Aircraft cable.
          1)Threaded inserts for suspension.
          2)Cable grippers.
          b.Suspension: Unistrut system.
          1)Metal Channels: Precut to dimensions specified. Pre-machined to enable installation of ceiling components as per specified spacing and layout.
          2)Metal channels to be powder coated to specified color, typically black or silver.
          3)Incidental Hardware: Fasteners, threaded rod, and miscellaneous hardware as required for completing installation from the Unistrut to the ceiling structure to be provided by the installation contractor as site conditions vary.
          2.Finish: Paint grade.
          a.Paint Type and Color: As determined by the Architect or as stated on the Drawings.
          3.Finish: High pressure laminate.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Colors come in standard HPL laminate finish. Custom colors are available. Delete color option not required.
          a.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          b.Color: ________.
          4.Finish: Acoustic recycled PET Material:
          a.3D crimp staple fiber and recycled PET. Made from 100 percent polyester.
          b.Melted PET filaments joined together. No glue and adhesive.
          c.Combed filament and needle punched. Structurally rigid.
          d.Color injected into filament. Long color duration.
          e.Low water permeability and moisture absorption. Water resistant.
          f.Horizontal and vertical fibers woven together. Impact resistant.
          g.Nontoxic, no odor and low VOCs. Formaldehyde free.
          h.Heat treated up to 200 degrees F (93 degrees C). Bacteria and fungi resistant.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Custom colors are available. Delete color option not required.
          i.Color: As determined by the Architect from manufacturer's standard range.
          j.Color: ________.
          5.Durability: Contract and commercial.
          6.Fire Rating per ASTM E84:
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete class option not required.
          a.Class A.
          b.Class B.
          c.Flame Spread Index: 25. Smoke Developed Index: 250.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Refer to the Acoustic Information document for more detailed information; https://altispace.com/resources/
          7.Acoustics: Test reports available upon request.
          a.Product tested in compliance with ASTM C423.
          8.Ceiling attachment for suspension: By contractor.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete shape size, and thickness options not required.
          9.Shape: Square
          10.Shape: Circle.
          11.Shape: Hexagon.
          12.Shape: Trapezoid.
          13.Shape: Left parallelogram.
          14.Shape: Right parallelogram.
          15.Shape: Rectangle.
          16.Size (LxH): 24 x 24 inches (610 x 610 mm).
          17.Size (LxH): 24 x 48 inches (610 x 1219 mm).
          18.Size (LxH): 30 x 30 inches (762 x 762 mm).
          19.Size (LxH): 36 x 36 inches (914 x 914 mm).
          20.Size (LxH): 36 x 36 inches (914 x 914 mm).
          21.Size (LxH): 42 x 42 inches (1067 x 1067 mm).
          22.Size (LxH): 48 x 48 inches (1219 x 1219 mm).
          23.Size (LxH): ___ x ___ inches (___ x ___ mm)
          24.Thickness: 2 inches (51 mm).
          25.Thickness: ____ inches (___ mm).
 
          PART 3EXECUTION
 
          3.1EXAMINATION
 
          A.Do not begin installation until substrates have been properly constructed and prepared.
 
          B.If substrate preparation is the responsibility of another installer, notify Architect in writing of unsatisfactory preparation before proceeding.
 
          3.2PREPARATION
 
          A.Clean surfaces thoroughly prior to installation.
 
          B.Prepare surfaces using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving the best result for the substrate under the project conditions.
 
          3.3INSTALLATION
 
          A.Install in accordance with manufacturer's instructions, approved submittals, and in proper relationship with adjacent construction.
          1.Attach and panels as detailed on drawings using manufacturer furnished hardware and incidental hardware and fasteners.
 
          3.4FIELD QUALITY CONTROL
 
          A.Field Inspection: Coordinate field inspection in accordance with appropriate sections in Division 01.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Include if manufacturer provides field quality control with onsite personnel for instruction or supervision of product installation, application, erection, or construction. Delete if not required.
 
          B.Manufacturer's Services: Coordinate manufacturer's services in accordance with appropriate sections in Division 01.
 
          3.5CLEANING AND PROTECTION
 
          A.Clean products in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations.
 
          B.Touch-up, repair or replace damaged products before Substantial Completion.
 
         
END OF SECTION