Room shaping, reverberation time analysis, control of specular reflections and sound buildup, projection of sound to audience, and diffusion of sound for performance acoustics.
Interior wall and floor/ceiling partition design for airborne and impact sound control, exterior wall and roof/ceiling design for control of outdoor noise, and design for International Building Code compliance. Common applications: multifamily, hospitality, offices, schools, hospitals and medical office buildings, gyms, fitness centers, theaters, commercial/retail tenant, and amenity spaces.
MEP Noise & Vibration Control
Noise and vibration control of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP) systems. Common equipment include air handlers, rooftop units, exhaust fans, heat pumps, Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) systems, chillers, cooling towers, pumps, boilers, generators, fire pumps, transformers, and switchgear.
Partition design, workstation screening, office layouts, sound masking systems.
Common applications: offices, meeting rooms, hospitals and medical office buildings.
Environmental Noise Control
Radiated sound to property lines for noise ordinance compliance, predictions of exterior noise intrusion into buildings, and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) studies.
Peer Review & Expert Witness
Third-party review of acoustical design and analysis, testing and reporting, expert witness testimony, and presentations.