Sound Level Monitoring News

  • What is Type or Pattern Approval for Sound Level Meters?

    Type Approval, or Pattern Approval, is a method where a recognised test laboratory, such as the PTB in Germany or LNE in France in the case of sound level meters, tests an instrument against a set of recognised and published standards to ensure that it meets the performance claims of the manufacturer. The ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • New Sound Level Meter from Larson Davis

    Larson Davis - a division of PCB Piezotronics, Inc., announces their new SoundExpert™ LxT Sound Level Meter, a full-featured meter designed for general product evaluation and noise monitoring applications. This rugged, hand-held meter comes equipped with a graphic display and a fixed set of firmware options and is backed by a 2-year factory warranty, 24-hour application support, and an ...

  • Next generation of sound level meters unveiled

    The new Pulsar NOVA™ Sound Level Meters Developed to meet the latest industry standards for noise measurement products, the Pulsar NOVA™ is not only the most robust and easy to use of its class, it also promises to provide the end user with the highest level of performance in a wide range of noise measurement ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Casella helps to keep the peace in the city with its noise nuisance recorder kits with Cel-632 Sound Level Meter Technology

    International construction services company, ISG Plc, is using Noise Nuisance Recorder (NNR) kits from Casella CEL (www.casellameasurement.com; 01234 844100) to monitor noise levels on a £16 million project to refurbish and upgrade City Tower in Basinghall Street, London. The refurbishment and remodelling contract encompasses work across 10 floors of ...


    By Casella

  • LNE Type Approval for the CR:515 Acoustic Calibrator

    The CR:515 is a Class 1 Acoustic Calibrator that is designed to be used for the field calibration of sound level meters, noise measurement instruments and other noise monitoring equipment. Field calibration of noise measurement equipment is essential to ensure that measurements are accurate and that the equipment is working correctly. Using an acoustic calibrator such as the CR:515 helps users ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Cirrus Research Makes the Customer King

    Cirrus Research have been making their customers king by regularly listening to feedback and where necessary improving products to make them work better. Some example of recent changes include: - Updates to the Optimus range of sound level meters - Updates to the NoiseTools software used by the Optimus sound level meters, the Trojan noise nuisance recorder and the doseBadge noise dosimeter. ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Find the best sound level meter for you with our new optimus selector

    Our optimus sound level meters cover a wide range of applications and have a varied selection of features which means that there's an optimus sound level meter that is ideal for every application. But the question is often asked "Which one should I choose?". To help you find the best instrument for your application or needs, we've created a simple product selector that allows you to choose the ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Upgrade your NoiseTools software to Windows 7 & Windows 8 compatibility for FREE

    The NoiseTools software that is supplied by Cirrus Research, free of charge with the optimus sound level meters and the doseBadge noise dosimeter, is now fully compatible with the new Windows 8 operating system (as well as Windows 7!). If you are currently using software for your noise measurement instruments under Windows XP (or something even older) and you're looking to upgrade to Windows 7 or ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • LG Sound proudly presents: Interactive Algae Control

    The patented LG Sonic MPC combines online water quality monitoring, telemetring and ultrasound technology to provide the state-of-the-art treatment against algae and cyanobacteria. By constantly measuring water quality,  the LG Sonic MPC determines the most optimal ultrasonic program. LG Sonic algae control - With a radius of 360 degrees and a range of 500 meter ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Further metrological approval for DUO

    DUO Smart Noise Monitor receives metrological approval from the Portuguese Institute for Quality Following on from France in July 2011, Germany in January 2012, and Switzerland in March 2012, Portugal is the latest country to acknowledge the metrological quality of the DUO sound level meter. This device has just received compliance approval from the Instituto Português da Qualidade (IPQ), ...


    By ACOEM

  • Casella to show newly launched CEL-960 vibration meter and enhanced CEL-630 sound level meters

    Casella CEL will be highlighting its range of high performance industrial hygiene, occupational health and monitoring equipment at Health & Safety North 2012 in Bolton. The company’s new lightweight CEL-960 Human Vibration Meter with associated dB96 software features remote operation mode for easier measurements and better quality data. The recently enhanced CEL-630 Sound Level ...


    By Casella

  • Get the low down on Low Frequency

    Many local authorities and consultants receive complaints about very low-frequency noise, but the subsequent investigations can be difficult and time-consuming to make. To help environmental officers and consultants overcome this problem, Brüel & Kjær has created a simple kit combining it’s Low-Frequency Pressure-field ½” Condenser Microphone (Type 4193) and ...

  • The 2012 Janus Design Award for Industry goes to DUO Smart Noise Monitor!

    DUO Smart Noise Monitor is definitely the ultimate sound level meter. Already known for its metrological and functional performances, DUO Smart Noise Monitor is now officially awarded for its design. On June 4th, 2012, the 2012 Industry JANUS award was granted to DUO by the French Institute of Design. French Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade, the media and prize-winning teams ...


    By ACOEM

  • Enviro-Equipment, Inc. Launches Sound Level Meter Rental and Air Quality Equipment Rental Data Download Service

    Sound level meter rental and air quality equipment rental company Enviro-Equipment Inc., a North Carolina-based leader in renting, selling and manufacturing environmental monitoring equipment, has launched a new low-cost ...


    By Enviro-Equipment, Inc.

  • An additional metrological approval for DUO

    After France in July 2011 and Germany in January 2012, Switzerland has now acknowledged the metrological quality of the DUO sound level meter. The Swiss Federal Office of Metrology (METAS) has approved the DUO as a class 1 sound level meter according to IEC 61672-1 standard. Inspection certificate CH-A3-12096-00 dated February 20, 2012 confirms the compliance of the DUO sound level meter ...


    By ACOEM

  • CASELLA TO SHOW NEW CEL-960 VIBRATION METER AND ENHANCED CEL-630 SOUND LEVEL METERS - Plus on stand competition to win Kindle Fire

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    By Casella

  • DUO Smart Noise Monitor is now type approved by the German PTB

    PTB (Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt) the German institute for metrology, is an undisputable reference worldwide in terms of accreditation. ACOEM is thus very proud to announce that PTB certified DUO as a class 1 sound level meter according to the IEC 61672-1 standard. Released on February 6, 2012, PTB certificate # 1-63-4052726 (21.21_12.01), thus authenticates the compliance of DUO with ...


    By ACOEM

  • Shorten time-to-market with Test-FEA integration

    Brüel & Kjær offers advanced test-to-Finite Element Analysis (FEA) tools to help aircraft and vehicle manufacturers speed up their time-to-market process. As manufacturers face increasing demands for lighter, stronger and safer constructions; less fuel and power consumption; greater comfort and better performance, this places a big demand on their test and simulation models to ...

  • Win a SD-200 Sound Meter at Health & Safety Sandown 2012Vie

    If you are a Health and Safety professional in need of a monitoring solution, you can’t afford to miss out on visiting Shawcity on stand 20 at Health and Safety Sandown 2012. Shawcity cater for a variety of markets including Health and Safety, Occupational Hygiene and Environmental applications. Many of you require a number of instruments in order to monitor workplaces, employees or on-site ...


    By Shawcity Limited

  • The sound of silence

    As almost-silent hybrid and ‘quiet vehicles’ gain in numbers alongside their Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) counterparts, pedestrians no longer hear the usual motorcar noise cues they are used to, which may compromise safety. Research by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the US has identified that quiet vehicles are more likely to be involved in ...

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