PROVIDENCE PUBLIC SAFETY COMPLEX, Providence, RI (2002)
Specifier: Jung / Brannen Associates, Inc. / Boston, MA
Installer: NEWMAT USA Ltd. / W. Babylon, NY
Project: This 129,000 square foot complex houses a new police headquarters, fire department battalion and headquarters, municipal courts, and administrative offices.
NEWMAT was chosen by the architect for the large, three-story high atrium area. A 5,000 square foot hull-shaped ceiling was created by NEWMAT’s white matte microperforated membranes NEW/ACOUSTIC with a curved aluminum back spine and a 14″ perimeter fascia with openings for the smoke exhaust system located over the ceiling system.