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Pyramid foam provides moderate sound control on walls or ceilings, for professional acoustic control, treatment and noise reduction.

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The "Nike Acoustic Wall" is the best solution for reusing waste materials. These foam plates will be made from foam waste and can be used in radio stations and professional recording studios. Combining sport with music will be a new step for the brand.

Which Nike Grind materials will your idea utilize?

  • EVA Foam Injection Scraps
  • EVA Foam Flashings
  • EVA Foam Sheets & Blocks
  • EVA Foam Components

How specifically will these materials be incorporated into your solution?

All of these materials together will form these pyramidal foam boards through the mold filling process! These materials will make the whole object of this solution of mine, thus being able to make the most of wasted material. These material provides moderate sound control on walls or ceilings. For professional acoustic control, sound dampening, acoustic treatment, noise reduction.

Please include a visual (can be either 2D or 3D) representation/prototype of your concept. (required)

What is the current stage of development of your idea?

  • Research & Early Testing

Describe your target market. Who will benefit from your product?

My target market is radio stations and professional recording studios. Will benefit all the professionals who work with sound, included arstists and radio stations.

How will you scale your idea? Please describe in detail your plan to scale your concept.

I plan to start selling on radio stations. Some stations are likely to replace existing foam boards, other regional radio stations will be interested in getting better conditions and interested in obtaining foam boards. After this we can get in touch with several companies of music recording and with several musical artists giving the product, some musical artists with their own recording studios would be interested in associating with our brand. From this point on would be the explosion of sales.

How is your idea innovative?

This idea is innovative because at the moment there is no product like this, using material reused in its production.

What inspired this idea?

I'm a sports-loving designer, but I've always liked music and I like to see documentaries about some music bands, where the moments of studio recording, radio interviews, etc. In general I like to see the quality and luxury of some recording studios, hence my inspiration.

Tell us about yourself and your team. What is your background and experience?

I am a freelance designer. I have been designing custom equipment for sports clubs in various modalities, contacting companies for production and developing the image of the teams in their social networks.

In what city are you located?

Estarreja, Aveiro

In what country are you located?


What is your legal / organizational structure? (if applicable)

Freelance Designer

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Hi Bruno,

A reminder that the ideas phase of this Challenge closes in less than one hour, at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time. Please have your submission updated by this deadline with content to all proposal questions complete.

Excited to have you in the Challenge!