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 831 - Sound Level Meter

Larson Davis Model 831 Class 1 Sound Level Meter. This versatile instrument, with high definition display, performs the functions of several instruments. It puts the combined features of a precision Class 1 sound level meter, environmental noise analyzer, personal noise dosimeter, and a real-time frequency analyzer in the palm of your hand. The Larson Davis Model 831 is a fifth generation Larson Davis sound level meter, designed for simple single ...

FEATURED APPLICATIONS

Wind farm noise monitoring

Wind energy is a renewable energy source that is being harnessed globally to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels and the associated impact on our environment. However, the environmental impact of the turbine noise and the blade pass noise is a concern that is carefully monitored and generally regulated. It is very important to be able to acquire accurate acoustical data for analysis, noise impact predictions, and regulatory compliance. Effective noise monitoring is a very valuable tool to...

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

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.

Product Repairs

Larson Davis provides full repair and calibration services. To aid in the speedy repair evaluation of your instruments, please contact Larson Davis to request a Return Materials Authorization number (RMA). An advanced authorization to proceed with the repair will greatly expedite the process. You will be contacted with a quote prior to any repairs. For the most efficient service, please provide a detailed written description of the malfunction ...

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 ...

Version SLM - Utility Software Programs

The SLM Utility Software Programs interface the Larson Davis Sound Level Meters Model types 720; 812; 820; SoundTrack LxT; 831 and System 824 with a PC and Printer. This enables the instruments to be controlled  from the PC, providing the facility of a large color screen to assist data measurement, instrument control and measurement interpretation. The instruments can be 'setup' from the PC via an Upload routine or 'setup' data can be transferred ...

FEATURED DOWNLOADS

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EVENTS ATTENDED

American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce 2012)

INDUSTRIES SERVED

Company details

Business Type:
Technology - Manufacturer

Industry Type:
Health and Safety - Noise and Vibration

Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Year Founded:
1981

Employees:
101-1000

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