australian national
university aquatic centre

case study


ANU Union Court and University Union Redevelopment

Builder: Lendlease Building Pty Limited

Architect: BVN Architects

Installer: Tilton Group

Site Address: University Avenue (Block 1, section 39 & 63), ACT

architectural requirements

BCA Group 1 fire classification

Excellent sound absorption capabilities

Suitable for aquatic environments

Water-repellent facing

Easy to clean

Cost-effective to install


Megasorber FM50W-RW

50mm lightweight acoustic panels with water repellent Soundmesh® G8 facing (White).



Superior sound absorption using patented technology

Inherently fire-resistant sound absorbing panel

AS 5637.1 BCA Group 1 fire classification

ISO 5660 Group 1 fire classification

Light weight

Water repellent facing

Excellent thermal insulation

Easy to cut and install

Easy to clean facing


Direct-fix onto concrete soffit with Megasorber A200 onto walls and ceiling.

Total area: approx. 700m2.


Express finish (20mm gap between panels) and powder-coated aluminium trims.