Larson Davis, a division of PCB Piezotronics, is a world leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of acoustic and vibration measurement systems used for environmental noise monitoring, workplace noise/vibration exposure, and general noise surveys. The Larson Davis product line includes products such as Type 1 Sound Level Meters, Permanent & Quasi Permanent Outdoor Noise Monitoring Terminals, Environmental Noise Processing Software, Noise & Vibration Dosimeters, Workplace Noise Evaluation / Management Software, and Measurement Microphones. With almost 30 years of experience in the noise measurement market, global sales & service network, and our Total Customer Satisfaction policy you can count on Larson Davis for your environmental noise needs.

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Larson Davis (LD) was founded in 1981, as a manufacturer of precision acoustic test and vibration measurement instrumentation. After joining the PCB Group in 1999, Larson Davis is a division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc. (www.pcb.com ) with ISO 9001:2008 certified manufacturing and engineering in Provo, Utah and sales and marketing in Depew, New York. LD has grown into a globally recognized source for seamless sound and vibration systems with the PCB® guarantee of Total Customer Satisfaction.

Larson Davis core competencies include sound level meters; human vibration meters; dosimeters; calibrators; audiometric calibration systems; microphones and accessories; software products; and acoustic test systems. Larson Davis products are used for audiometer calibration; building acoustics, environmental noise and community noise monitoring; industrial hygiene, worker hearing conversation, and hand-arm, whole body and general vibration measurement.

The backbone of Larson Davis is its mission statement: Total Customer Satisfaction or Your Money Refunded. This mission is not only supported by full applications engineering and technical support, but also a growing worldwide network of sales offices and representatives, available to assist with customer requests.

Why Choose a Larson Davis Product?

Larson Davis has decades of experience in designing and building top-quality, affordable instruments that perform to the highest demands of the professionals who use them.

We understand you have many choices when it comes to selecting noise and vibration instrumentation. When it comes to finding the best solution for your particular needs, Larson Davis has what it takes to help you choose exactly the right tool with confidence, backed by the best customer care in the industry. Larson Davis offers a standard 2-year warranty and every product we sell is supported by our pledge of Total Customer Satisfaction: If, for any reason, you are dissatisfied with a Larson Davis product or service, we will repair it, replace it or refund your money in full — up to ONE YEAR after date of purchase! No other company stands behind their products and services like Larson Davis.

Mission Statement

To help our customers make better measurements with quality innovative instruments.

This will be achieved by nurturing a Company environment that encourages and rewards excellence in team member performance and providing tomorrows measurement needs today.

  • We are committed to providing Total Customer Satisfaction by meeting or exceeding customers expectations in, technical and application support, product development and timely turnaround times of repair and calibration needs.
  • We are committed to providing innovation and leadership to the acoustic and vibration market through our products, and participation in leading industry development boards and the scientific community.
  • We believe in empowering our team members and providing job enrichment by offering educational assistance, ongoing training on all facets of operations in the organization, encouraging free thinking, providing excellent benefits and a stimulating and enjoyable work environment.
  • We believe that it is important to give back to the community and we have adopted a Good Neighbor attitude through participation in community events and service to others.

FEATURED PRODUCTS

The Larson Davis - Rapid Deployment Noise Monitoring System

NoiseTutor: Continuous monitoring of environmental data in remote areas has always presented a unique set of challenges. Typical solutions involve complex installations, frequent visits to remote locations to keep the system fully operational and require expert level attention to retrieve and share data amongst customers, consultants and project leads.

Larson Davis - Model PRM2103 - Outdoor Preamplifier

New Lower Cost Alternative Outdoor Preamplifier with all the necessary functionalities of Model 426A12 The Larson Davis PRM2103 has been designed to be used with an environmental shroud for portable or permanent outdoor use in a wide range of weather conditions. The PRM2103 combines the cost savings of a standard preamplifier with features for unattended monitoring and an inexpensive shroud to create a product that is ideal for remote sound level ...

FEATURED APPLICATIONS

Noise monitoring for airports

Airports, small and large, use noise and operations monitoring systems to reduce the noise of flight operations in the surrounding community.  Noise monitoring is generally used to evaluate noise abatement programs and to develop aircraft departure and arrival procedures that minimize the impact of aircraft noise based upon altitude, flight path, and time of day.  Noise monitoring is linked with radar tracking so that specific aircraft can be identified when noise limits are exceeded and so...

Noise monitoring for industrial sites

Industrial noise generated from plants, mills, refineries, shipping docks, utilities, and more, impact the quality of the surrounding community.  By controlling and monitoring this noise a community and industry can establish a working relationship that will benefit all.  An effective noise monitoring program will allow an industrial site to understand the noise sources and time periods that are causing concerns and then develop a plan for mitigation.

FEATURED SERVICES

Larson Davis Calibration & Traceability

Larson Davis provides calibration and certification services to original factory specifications for its products. Larson Davis is the sole source for factory calibration and certification services.

Emergency Service

Do you have an urgent need? Call the emergency Hotline for 24-hour service. Emergency Hotline 716-926-8243 We will do everything within our power to see that your needs are met. If you need to send your instruments in for repair or certification we will give you the fastest service Possible. Your instruments will be reviewed within hours of reaching our dock and turned around back to you that very same day, if possible.

FEATURED SOFTWARE

Audiometer Calibration Software

A comprehensive line of couplers, systems and software! Larson Davis audiometer calibration systems combine the speed and power of the System 824 real time analyzer with the sophisticated, yet user-friendly, AUDit software. Standard audiometer specification tests can be performed manually or under computer control with greater ease than with any other system. To interface with the large variety of audiometer transducers, the Larson Davis family of ...

Software Development Kit

Tools for customizing and integrating our Sound Level Meters into your application. The Software Development Kit for the Model 831 and LxT Sound Level Meters interfaces smoothly and directly with Microsoft® or Linux® programming environments supporting Visual C++®, Visual C#®, HTML 5 and Javascript® programming languages. The SDK provides functionality to establish connection and fully control the Model 831 and LxT Sound Level ...

FEATURED DOWNLOADS

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EVENTS ATTENDED

American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce 2012)

INDUSTRIES SERVED

Company details

Business Type:
Manufacturer

Industry Type:
Health and Safety - Noise and Vibration

Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Year Founded:
1981

Employees:
101-1000

Office & Distributor locations:

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