Through expert knowledge, services are provided for planning approval, resolving complaints and noise related problems, and assisting with design requirements for good acoustics. Following are a selection of example projects from our acoustic consultancy services. Our services include residential & commercial, building acoustics, industrial & waste facilities, wind farm noise, noise at work, noise complaints, transport noise, construction noise, events and planning, as well as specialist advice for tailored acoustic consultancy needs. Find out more...
Residential Development Newbuildings
The proposed residential development near the village of Newbuildings is on a former industrial site, and a noise assessment considered the most relevant guidelines and standards to determine the suitability of the site for planning purposes.
Construction Noise Strabane
A proposed service road linking two roads in Strabane was assessed for construction noise in accordance with the standard BS5228-1:2009+A1:2014 Code of practice for noise and vibration control on construction and open sites.
Wood Chip Dryer Derry/Londonderry
A noise assessment was carried out to provide noise control solutions for a wood chip dryer on the outskirts of the city of Derry/Londonderry. Several noise measurements were made and resulted in a tonal issue from the fan being identified as the problem.
Wind Turbine Randalstown
In accordance with best practice on assessing wind farm noise, ETSU-R-97 and the Institute of Acoustics Good Practice Guide to the application of ETSU-R-97, a noise assessment was completed for the proposed replacement of a wind turbine near Randalstown.
University Video Conferencing Suite
An acoustic assessment was completed for a series of new video conferencing facilities at a Northern Ireland university. The assessment considered the design criteria specified by the conferencing facility manufacturer’s, and was based on appropriate standards to determine the suitability of the conference rooms.