Noise Regulations News

  • Pulsar Collaborates With Costain On Noise Health Issues

    To promote an increase in the use of personal hearing protection of construction workers in a complex and ambitious railway station development and comply with the noise regulations and local authority Section 61 agreement, Costain have invested in PulsarSafeEar Max noise activated signs. The Costain Construction ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Cirrus Research is now a UVDB Registered Supplier - The Utilities Vendor Database

    Cirrus Research is now a registered supplier under the Utilities Vendor Database or UVDB. As a long-term supplier to the UK utilities industry, as well as to major infrastructure and engineering contractors, Cirrus provides a wide range of noise and vibration measurement instruments and systems that help our customers meet the demands of environmental and occupational noise regulations. For ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Crestchic provides ideal loadbank solution for leading engine manufacturer

    MAN Diesel & Turbo, France has acquired two 4500 KW resistive loadbanks and two 4.5 MVA integrated stackable step-down transformers from Crestchic, a Burton-on-Trent based business. The loadbanks and transformers are now used to test up to 6300 KW marine diesel engines, which MAN manufacture at their St Nazaire site in France. During testing, the engines are linked to a generator and the ...


    By Crestchic Ltd.

  • Shawcity Seminar 4: Sound, Noise and Vibration

    On Tuesday 8th November 2016 Shawcity hosted their final seminar of the 2016 series for the occupational hygiene, health and safety and environmental industries. With a focus on Sound, Noise and Vibration the seminar guest speakers included industry experts from 3M, Adnitt Acoustics, Addiscombe Environmental Consultants Limited as well as Shawcity. We welcomed delegates from ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • Cirrus is now a verified supplier under RISQS – The Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme

    Cirrus Research plc is now a verified supplier under the Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme, or RISQS. As a long term supplier to the UK rail industry as well as to major infrastructure and engineering contractors, Cirrus can provide a range of noise and vibration measurement instruments and systems that help our customers meet the demands of environmental and occupational ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Air Quality & Noise Control Conference

    Air pollution is the world’s largest single environmental health risk. Unprecedented infrastructure activities, industrialization and heavy traffic are the main threats which increase the risk of respiratory and cardiovascular diseases. Noise-monitoring stations have been installed across the UAE to control the sound level in the cities. Restrictions were imposed on working hours and the ...

  • Our New Baby Leaves the Nest….

    It’s a very emotional day here at Acoustic House. We are filled with excitement but also a tinge of sadness as our new baby prepares to leave the nest for the very first time. Teenagers across the country are leaving home as they go off to University. Their parents are giving them a tearful farewell as they take their first steps towards full independence. They all know ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • NoiseDesk helps CSIA Mumbai apply a balanced approach to noise management

    To reduce its noise impact on surrounding communities and comply with domestic and international aviation regulations, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA Mumbai) has subscribed to Brüel & Kjær’s NoiseDesk. NoiseDesk is a simple-to-use airport noise monitoring service that enables airports to implement a noise abatement program with minimal staff or up-front ...

  • Time to set standards for mapping noise and stick to them

    SoundPLAN, the leading international expert designer and provider of acoustics and air pollution simulation software for environmental modelling, is calling on the bodies responsible for setting noise standards around the world to ensure that they implement and maintain high quality standards with thorough test procedures and scenarios.  The USA’s Federal Highway Administration’s ...


    By SoundPLAN International LLC

  • Health & Safety Event 2016: Noise and Vibration at Work Matters

    The Health & Safety Event 2016 is right around the corner. Noise and Vibration at Work continues to be a real area of concern as the risks are not always visible. That is why our team of experts will be available to guide you through what you need to keep your workplace safe. The Health & Safety Event 2016 – Where, When and How to Register The Health & ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • CASELLA `Noise at Work` training courses - dates announced

    Save time, money and comply with the Noise at Work Regulations (2006) by training a competent member of staff to monitor noise in your workplace, on Casella’s one day ‘noise at work’ training course. As well as hands-on training on the use of personal noise monitoring devices known as dosimeters, Casella’s noise course gives participants the opportunity to learn how to ...


    By Casella

  • Noise monitoring updates keep Noise Sentinel on top

    Brüel & Kjær today announced new enhancements to Noise Sentinel and Noise Sentinel – On Demand. The web-based services provide 24/7 unattended environmental monitoring in urban and industrial areas to help maximize business opportunities and minimize community impact. Building on existing innovative features, the updates simplify noise management by delivering: More ...

  • Noise monitoring updates keep Noise Sentinel on top

    Brüel & Kjær today announced new enhancements to Noise Sentinel and Noise Sentinel – On Demand. The web-based services provide 24/7 unattended environmental monitoring in urban and industrial areas to help maximize business opportunities and minimize community impact. Building on existing innovative features, the updates simplify noise management by delivering: More ...

  • Noise mapping and prediction to the latest standards

    Brüel & Kjær has announced new enhancements to Predictor-LimA, its powerful and intuitive noise mapping and prediction software. This update means that Predictor-LimA now provides: • Internationally recognized proof of calculation method compliance according to ISO 17534 software quality assurance • Compliance of CNOSSOS-EU, the European ...

  • Pulsar Instruments adds new noise course

    New noise awareness course added We are delighted to announce that an additional Noise Awareness training course has been added to the 2015 schedule. The 'Pulsar Noise Awareness competency course’ is intended to meet the needs of those new to workplace noise measurements and will help attendees learn about basic acoustic theory and ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Eaton’s Variable Speed Drive Pump Solution Enables Significant Energy Savings in Industrial Machinery

    Power management company Eaton today announced a new variable speed drive (VSD) pump solution that can provide up to 70 percent energy savings for equipment in the machine building, manufacturing, oil and gas and marine industries, depending on the machine duty cycle. The industrial pump solution, available in open- or closed-loop motion control configurations, reduces operational costs by ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Temporary workers exposed to noise, safety hazards in Morris County

    Employers' Names and Locations: The production warehouse of soft drink manufacturer Whitlock Packaging Corp. is located at 92 N. Main St. in Wharton, New Jersey. Customized Distribution Services Inc., a general warehousing and storage contractor hired by Whitlock to run the warehouse's day-to-day operations, is located at 20 Harry Shupe Blvd. in Wharton. Staffing agency Drake ...

  • Noise Sentinel – On Demand now available in Ireland, Spain, Portugal and New Zealand

    Brüel & Kjær today announced it has expanded its Noise Sentinel – On Demand environmental noise monitoring service to include Ireland, Spain, Portugal and New Zealand. Launched last year in seven countries, Noise Sentinel – On Demand is designed to monitor noise in urban and industrial areas. In addition to measuring high-quality reliable data, the 24/7 ...

  • International Noise Awareness Day – Here’s 5 Facts About Noise

    Wednesday 29th April 2015 is International Noise Awareness Day. A day when people, organisations and governments around the world raise awareness of unwanted noise that can affect your health. To commemorate this day, here’s 5 noise facts. 1. The Definition of Noise is “Unwanted Sound” Technically, there is actually no such thing as a noise. ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Sound noise testing solutions for ensuring Noise at Work compliance

    When it comes to ensuring compliance with the Noise at Work Regulations (2005) in an industrial setting such as a factory, workshop, warehouse or a construction site, one thing is for sure: you need outstanding noise testing and noise monitoring technology to obtain the best results. The Noise at Work ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

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