EastLink project: Plastral supplied PLEXIGLAS noise barrier to one of Melbourne’s largest urban road developments

Transparent noise barrier maintain natural views and aesthetics for local homeowners and off-highway commercial businesses while providing noise reduction for the community.

Easy to form and fabricate, PLEXIGLAS® Soundstop products are extremely resistant to weathering from UV exposure and retain clarity and strength for many years.The transparent material comes with a 30-year non-yellowing guarantee. All PLEXIGLAS® Soundstop noise barrier sheets can be provided with various functional surfaces for specific applications, such as Birdguard.

For bridges and overpasses, PLEXIGLAS® Soundstop GS CC noise barrier sheet incorporates polyamide filaments that hold broken sheet if impacted by a vehicle, preventing fragments from falling below.

PLEXIGLAS® Soundstop noise barrier is an acrylic product that was specially developed for use in noise control barriers. It is available in different grades to meet a variety of requirements, for example in extremely large sizes, various thickness and colours, with an integrated fragment retention system. A recent addition to the range is XT Birdguard noise barrier with integrated bird protection stripes.

EastLink Project – Melbourne: PLEXIGLAS® GSCC Tinted noise barrier:

Plastral supplied approximately 4000m² of 20mm thick PLEXIGLAS® GSCC Tinted noise barrier glazing panels for the EastLink project which is one of Melbourne’s largest urban road developments. The safety features of filament reinforced PLEXIGLAS® Soundstop GSCC noise barrier was a major consideration as panels were mounted on overpasses for roadways below.