Noise Pollution News

  • The Casella Noise Course Will Return On November 21st

    Led by our noise expert Shaun Knott, the course is an excellent opportunity to ensure compliance with noise at work regulations, whilst also learning some tips and tricks to improve noise regulation in your workplace. During the course, Casella will provide training on the use of dosimeters (personal noise monitoring devices) and sound level meters and offer guidance on how to turn the dosimeter ...


    By Casella

  • Brush up with Brüel & Kjær training courses

    Sound and vibration expert, Brüel & Kjær is running a variety of theoretical and practical training courses throughout 2018. The first session, taking place on 6th March at the company’s UK headquarters in Royston, is the Vibration Testing for Engineers and Technicians course. This offers delegates a practical introduction explaining how to interpret vibration test ...

  • It’s coming… SoundPLANnoise v8.0

    With a great new look and a host of new features, we’re delighted to announce that we will shortly be releasing the brand new SoundPLANnoise 8.0. We’ve been world-leaders in noise mapping software for years, but there’s always room for improvement and we have been working hard to bring you the very best. We will be outlining the many new features and enhancements over the next ...


    By SoundPLAN International LLC

  • Manchester International Airport - Protoc TOC installations

    Manchester Airport Group (MAG) has placed a significant purchase order with Pollution & Process Monitoring Ltd., for the supply of water quality instrumentation.  The latest purchase of Protoc TOC analysers reaffirms MAG’s commitment to continuous environmental monitoring and further strengthens the close working relationship with PPM, who ...

  • Wölfel at Internoise 2017 In Hong Kong To Release New Immi Version With Spectacular New Functionalities

    INTER-NOISE 2017, the 46th International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering, will be held in Hong Kong, China, between 27 and 30 August 2017. The Congress is organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Acoustics and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, in conjunction with NVH Branch, Society of Automotive Engineering China and the Acoustical Society of China.   We are proud to ...


    By Wölfel Group

  • Construction of testing cabin

    Works associated with the construction of a new cabin for testing decantation centrifuges in the headquarters of our company. New cabin has 3 foundation plates on which mechanical and hydraulic tests of many types of centrifuges may be performed. Both new and repaired centrifuges are being tested. During the test we carry our detailed testing of following parameters: oscillations, noise and ...

  • Safety Standards For The Pneumatic Industry: New Brochure

    A unique selling point of AERZEN products is that our silencers are free of absorption material. Thus, this feature has been included in the leaflet portfolio. The new brochure Safety Standards (A3-121-00) provides information about oil-free operation of AERZEN assemblies, as well as about the increased energy efficiency and lifetime extension of process air systems thanks to AERZEN reactive ...

  • B&W to Expand Industrial Segment, Makes Executive Appointment

    Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:BW) (B&W) today announced that effective July 1, 2017, its Industrial Steam Generation group will transition from the Power segment to the Industrial segment. In addition, effective immediately, Leslie Kass has been named Senior Vice President, Industrial, to lead the segment. After July 1, the Industrial segment will include the ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox

  • Pulsar Instruments and Interserve collaborate on noise safety system

    Leading noise measurement products manufacturer, Pulsar Instruments, has launched a transportable noise safety system, developed in partnership with Interserve Construction Limited, to be used at live construction environments. Interserve contacted Pulsar Instruments as it was looking to identify problems with operatives and activities that can lead to noise-induced hearing loss in a ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • AEF highlights failure to address Heathrow emissions in Defra air quality plan

    AEF has submitted a response to the Government’s consultation on its national plan for tackling nitrogen dioxide. The plan was drawn up in response to a court order that ruled that the previous strategy relied on ...

  • Introducing VSound

    VSound™ Type 3115 is a vehicle sound‐generating system – from both interior and exterior perspectives – that enables virtual NVH prototype evaluation in the context of a real vehicle, without the need for a PC in the vehicle. This system can be used to evaluate targets, candidate sounds and sound delivery strategies for real vehicles, for demonstrations and for final ...

  • Overflown communities demand government action to reduce aircraft noise

    With the General Election less than one month away, nearly 40 community groups representing hundreds of thousands of people, including many AEF members, today delivered a statement to Number 10 warning the next novernment that it must prioritise introducing tougher regulation to deal with the adverse impacts of aircraft noise. Charles Lloyd of the Aviation Communities Forum, who co-ordinated the ...


    By A.E.F. S.r.l.

  • New Nor103 Sound Level Meter

    Nor103 has been developed to cover the most common noise measurements like noise at work, environmental noise or simple product noise measurements, traceable and according to standards.  Covering a range from 30 to 137 dBA and operated by only 3 push buttons, this is an instrument for a several uses and users. It comes with some useful accessories like windshield and a rubber cover for ...


    By Norsonic AS

  • Stay Aware of Noise Levels at Work, Stay Compliant

    Serving the manufacturing, engineering, maintenance, construction, printing, catering, transport and entertainment industries in the UK and in over 40 countries, from small family businesses to large multi-national PLCs, Pulsar have a cost effective noise monitoring solution for you. Our noise measurement products are above all affordable, robust, easy ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Lower threshold for noise annoyance CAA study finds

    Alongside the draft NPS for airports and airspace change consultation, the government last week released the ...


    By A.E.F. S.r.l.

  • Airspace proposals promise better community engagement but limited noise reduction

    The Department of Transport has launched a major consultation on reforming policy on the design and use of UK airspace. The proposals follow intense community pressure over recent years for the Government to act to prevent significant airspace changes being implemented without either consultation or ...


    By A.E.F. S.r.l.

  • AEF reacts to Government launch of major consultations on Heathrow expansion and airport change

    “These proposals tinker at the edges in terms of how noise is measured, communicated and spread out, and the Government still maintains that we will somehow have London’s air quality crisis resolved before a new runway makes it worse again. But the fundamental question about whether this endless growth in the number of aircraft flying in and out of the UK can in reality be delivered ...


    By A.E.F. S.r.l.

  • B&W Acquires Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc.

    Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) has acquired Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc. (UniversalAET), a Wisconsin-based provider of custom-engineered acoustic, emission and filtration solutions, effective today. UniversalAET is a bolt-on acquisition for B&W MEGTEC and will be included in B&W’s Industrial operating segment. The ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox

  • B&W Acquires Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc

    Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) has acquired Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc. (UniversalAET), a Wisconsin-based provider of custom-engineered acoustic, emission and filtration solutions, effective today. UniversalAET is a bolt-on acquisition for B&W MEGTEC and will be included in B&W’s Industrial operating segment. The ...


    By Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC LLC

  • Heathrow enhances community understanding of airport operations with Brüel & Kjær’s xPlane

    Brüel & Kjær today announced that Heathrow Airport has launched xPlane, an online system that enables the community to self-analyse detailed information about long-term aircraft activity above them. xPlane helps Heathrow Airport deliver on its commitment to provide its communities with easier access to transparent information, about localised aircraft operations. The ...

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