Innovative acoustic interference damper for traffic noise

NEWS & REFERENCES

Wavebreaker Pilot project Czech Republic
Wavebreaker Pilot project Czech Republic
Wavebreaker innovative interference sound damper pilot project Stockholm
Business Sweden - Wavebreaker
Vinnova - innovative startups step 2
Vinnova - innovative startups step 2
InfraSweden2030
Inkubatorn i Borås

January 2023

Long-distance noise reduction

A new noise reduction report for the long-distance effect of Wavebreaker is now available. The report evaluates the efficiency of the Wavebreaker attachment to a noise barrier using acoustic FE-program Actran. The  study is conducted to evaluate Wavebreaker’s performance for different source-receiver spatial combinations at long distances.
Contact us for the complete report.


December 2022

100% recycled material

From 2023 we can offer Wavebreaker in 100% recycled material. The development in plastic materials and production is constantly improving with the possibility to produce our modules in an even more environmental-friendly way, keeping our demands on durability, strength and longevity on the same high level.

Our production and sourcing of raw materials are as before European-based.


November 2022

Pilot project in the Czech Republic

In cooperation with the Czech National Railway Administration noise measurements by an accredited acoustic laboratory will be made over a period of 2 months. Wavebreaker is installed along the intercity railway between Prague and Dresden with approx. 90 passenger and 15 freight trains every day.

The test site has attracted several visitors among others members of the Parliament of the Czech Republic.


September 2022

InnoTrans 2022 in Berlin - exhibition

250 world premiere innovations will be presented at InnoTrans 20-23 September in Berlin – and Wavebreaker is one of them!
InnoTrans 2022 railway fair will attract more than 150000 people visiting about 2800 exhibitors from 56 countries in 42 halls of 200000 sqm in total. Impressive numbers.
We hope to stand out and create new important contacts from Hall 26, booth 484.


May 2022

Railtech 2022 in Utrecht - exhibition

Wavebreaker is ready to meet clients in the European railway industry 21-23 June in Utrecht. Railtech means to show the latest innovations and technologies in the railway sector through a conference, an exhibition and workshops. Read more on www.railtech-europe.com/


May 2022

Assessment by Byggvarubedömningen

Wavebreaker has been assessed by Byggvarubedömningen in three categories - chemical content, life-cycle and sustainable supply chains. Wavebreaker was assessed with the highest rating in all three categories - Recommended. In this way we contribute to making it easier to build sustainably. Read more on Byggvarubedomningen.com.

April 2022

EUROREGIO - BNAM 2022

Wavebreaker is exhibiting at the joint acoustic conference EUROREGIO / BNAM 2022 in Aalborg, Denmark, 9-11 May 2022. More information on the conference: https://www.bnam2022.org/

January 2022

Global launch and new homepage

An upgraded graphic profile and new technical documentation is ready. Wavebreaker AB enters a new marketing phase.

August 2021

Pilot Project Stockholm

Successful field tests at Tvärbanan in Stockholm fulfilling the end client's demands. Additional noise reduction effect at train passage with Wavebreaker, as high as 10 meters up on a nearby residential building.

July 2021

Business Sweden LEAP Accelerator program

Business Sweden is commissioned by the Government and the Swedish industry to help Swedish companies grow global sales. During spring 2021, Wavebreaker took part in the The Leap Accelerator programme intended for ambitious tech start-ups and scale-ups looking to develop a practical strategy.

April 2021

Paper at BNAM 2021

A paper was presented at the biannual acoustic conference Baltic Nordic Acoustic Meeting 2021. Title Wavbreaker - a new innovative damper for railway noise. Read the full paper here:

https://www.bnam2021.org/

October 2020

Agreements with Plastinject and Blowtech GP

Wavebreaker AB has chosen to work with European partners and started cooperation with Plastinject AB and Blowtech GP AB for the series production. An important milestone towards market launch in 2021.

August 2020

Article in LJUdBLADET no 1-2020

The Swedish Acoustical Society published a scientific article on the development of a new innovative damper for traffic noise - Wavebreaker. Read the full article here:

https://www.linkedin.com/company/wavebreaker-ab

May 2019

Vinnova - Innovative startups step 2

Wavebreaker AB receives a grant of SEK 900,000 from Vinnova for the next step in the development of the innovative noise damper for train noise. The project was considered to meet all criteria such as relevance, potential, feasibility and team to a great extent. The product, which contributes to sustainable social development, is planned to reach the market by 2021.


April 2019

Solutions for a resource efficient and sustainable transport infrastructure
As one of 55 applications, Wavebreaker AB has been awarded a grant in InfraSweden2030's and Vinnova's innovation program. In the project, the patent pending noise reducer will be verified in the field together with the customer.


October 2018

Wavebreaker is supported by Inkubatorn i Borås
Wavebreaker AB receives support from the Inkubatorn i Borås to develop the future noise protection for train noise that is both more efficient and cheaper than today's alternative solutions.


May 2018

Vinnova - Innovative startups step 1

Wavebreaker AB receives a grant for developing a new innovative noise damper for train noise. The product should promote a sustainable social development and better sound environment.