Photo: © Peter Nielsen
Office & Interior

Bühler AG - Uzwil, Switzerland


Bühler AG


Uzwil, Switzerland


Carlos Martinez Architects

OFFICE acoustic curtains on TRUMPF 95 rails with FRICTION DRIVE motors

Project data

Separation of the large auditorium from the office areas with up to 30 dB sound insulation:

  • Several 12-layer OFFICE acoustic curtains in wave look; outer layer made of sound-absorbing SATIN CS contract fabric; in the colour agate grey.
  • Suspension of the acoustic curtains on TRUMPF 95 rails with Tandem FRICTION DRIVE motors; coupling of the motors to the fire alarm system for automatic curtain opening in the event of a fire.
  • Automated emergency exit opening at all sections, manually operable by cable pull.
  • In addition, several 5-layer OFFICE acoustic curtains as partitions for the 'napping zones'.