There is significant evidence showing that impact (ie footfall) noise can be a serious problem in dwellings even if the floor has met the Part ‘E’ minimum performance standard for impact sound insulation. An ANC working group is investigating this to establish an appropriate way of identifying this problem during testing. They have produced a note on work to date on this subject which you can access here.
The Measurement of Sound Levels in Buildings provides guidelines that aim to help consultants to determine the most suitable method...READ FULL ARTICLE
A pioneering apprenticeship in acoustics is planning to take its first intake of trainees later this year. The Acoustics Technician Level...READ FULL ARTICLE
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The awards ceremony will be available to view shortly along with copies of the finalist videos. ...READ FULL ARTICLE
Modelling of Groundborne Vibration – James Talbot Groundborne Noise and Vibration – Instrumentation & Data Processing – Mike Breslin Understanding the dynamic...READ FULL ARTICLE