Case Study

Halmstad Arena

Architect: Tengbom
Contractors: Anjobygg
Country: Sweden

Being in a sound, comfortable setting

Halmstad Arena re-opened its doors after having completed a major renovation and expansion of the sports arena. The project, which was the result of close cooperation between contractor, architect and Gyproc.

To create a place with good acoustics for both sporting events and concerts have been the biggest challenge.


Acoustic walls installed in arena

Acoustics aspect was particularly challenging with a 16.5 meter high ceilings for an audience capacity of 3,800 people.

Gyptone acoustic wall is used inside the main hall. This solution offers the best possible sound absorption and sound insulation by combining Gyproc XR system for sound-insulating walls and Gyptone BIG acoustic boards for ceilings.


Gyptone BIG boards painted blue