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Making a sound choice in converting existing buildings to residential status

3rd May 2022

As the global pandemic creates a new order across towns and cities, a surge in the number of enquiries regarding sound levels in the conversion of commercial buildings into residential spaces is being reported.


Members of the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) are seeing a significant increase in enquiries across the UK from architects and builders looking to find the best...

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ANC launches sound testing CPD

11th April 2022

National trade body the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) has launched a CPD programme setting out the key issues around sound testing in buildings.


‘Approved Document E Sound Testing Registration Scheme,’ has been produced by a cross-industry group of acousticians, to provide insight into the key factors surrounding this specialist area of property development.


Produced for building inspectors and other construction professionals...

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ProPG and AVO

10th January 2022

The Institute of Acoustics (IOA), The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH), and the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) have issued a joint statement regarding ProPG (Professional Practice Guidance: Planning & Noise) and AVO (Acoustics, Ventilation & Overheating) Guide. The statement seeks to clarify the relationship between the two documents.

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Acoustic excellence celebrated at trade body event

3rd December 2021

Professionals, together with academic and industry guests gathered in Birmingham to celebrate the achievements in the acoustic sector over the past year for the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC).


Held at the ANC’s conference at Austin Court, the winners were presented by Bridget Shield MBE.


For nine years ANC, the voice of professional consultancy in acoustics, noise and vibration, has held the...

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Bookings open for ANC conference

11th November 2021

Bookings are now open for the Association of Noise Consultant’s conference, taking place in Birmingham later this month.


Environmental noise, acoustics for inclusion, and buildings & planning are among the topics being discussed at the event, which takes place on November 25 at Austin Court in Birmingham.


Open to ANC members and non-members, the conference attracts a wide audience with a shared...

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