Sounds of Silence – An interview with Phillippe Doneaux of Acoustica

Phillippe Doneaux & Dog

Philippe Doneux founded Acoustica in 1986 and is still at the helm.
Originally in Australia from France while on a 3 year visa to develop products for other companies, he found a passion for acoustics and for living in Australia. With his Engineers mind and a dalmation dog for company his research into materials that controlled sound, lead to all sorts of discoveries.

As pe-eminent noise control experts throughout Australia, Acoustica have an extensive range of acoustic products including noise barriers and absorbers, many developed by themselves, and all manufactured in Australia.
They also offer custom sound solutions, including acoustic audits, design and consultancy for residential, commercial, marine and industrial environments.

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