construction noise News

  • DIY construction noise modelling software

    Evaluating noise from construction sites has never been simpler with Brüel & Kjær’s environmental noise calculation software, Predictor-LimA Type 7810. Predictor-LimA is an extremely efficient software package for managing, mapping and analysing environmental noise from construction sites. It uses coloured contours that can be overlaid on 3D models, ...

  • DIY construction noise modelling software

    Evaluating noise from construction sites has never been simpler with Brüel & Kjær’s environmental noise calculation software, Predictor-LimA Type 7810. Predictor-LimA is an extremely efficient software package for managing, mapping and analysing environmental noise from construction sites. It uses coloured contours that can be overlaid on 3D models, ...

  • Manage construction noise and vibration compliance with a single solution

    Building on its success in noise management, Construction Sentinel combines noise with simultaneous ground vibration monitoring making compliance monitoring easier and more effective. “Both noise and vibration has the potential to cause nuisance in the community, triggering complaints and excessive vibration can also lead to structural damage. If not managed properly then both can lead to ...

  • Noise pollution: separate regulations needed for construction

    In a new study, Spanish researchers describe a method specifically designed for measuring and characterising noise from building sites. They claim the method could help shape future policy related to noise pollution caused by the construction industry and provide important information to help reduce construction noise. Several EU directives are concerned with noise pollution and focus on reducing ...

  • Noise Sentinel wins a ‘Noise Oscar’

    Noise Sentinel is a web-based real-time noise management service that simplifies noise monitoring and compliance management for industry. It is a complete end-to-end service that combines established monitoring practises with new innovations, such as continuous assessment and ease of sharing with stakeholders, to help industry manage noise impact in the community. Noise Sentinel is in operation ...

  • Offshore wind farm construction noise can displace harbour porpoises

    Noise caused by construction of Germany’s first offshore wind farm caused significant habitat disturbance for harbour porpoises, according to a recent study. Its results suggest that porpoises avoided areas up to 20 kilometres from the noise source during construction of the wind farm’s foundations. Development of offshore wind farms plays a major role in the shift towards renewable ...

  • 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 ...

  • Construction Sentinel

    Specifically focused on the construction industry, Construction Sentinel provides continuous noise and ground-vibration monitoring. It delivers real-time alerts of exceedances, audio playback for investigation, and comprehensive reporting to show your ongoing legislation compliance. Construction Sentinel takes care of the hassle associated with monitoring compliance, as we provide the ...

  • Urban Noise Monitoring with the Invictus Noise Monitors

    The monitoring of boundary noise levels in urban locations is a high priority as the background noise levels in these environments are potentially already high. When working on new developments in urban locations situated near residents you are responsible for maintaining your noise levels within acceptable limits Monitoring and maintaining acceptable noise levels in urban environments can be a ...


    By Cirrus Environmental

  • Noise Sentinel: Simplify your noise management

    Brüel and Kjær Environment Management Solutions, (EMS) is delighted to announce the release of Noise Sentinel - our new internet based subscription service for urban and industrial noise monitoring. Noise Sentinel has applications in any industry that makes significant noise in the community and is required to report compliance with noise regulations, such as mines, ports, industrial premises, ...

  • 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 ...

  • Measuring Noise Outdoors

    If you are looking for a data logging integrating averaging sound level meter to undertake your environmental, vehicle and outdoor noise monitoring, we recommend that you take a look at the Pulsar Quantifier range. Pulsar Instruments is not new to this type of application. Its staff ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • New noise parameters

    Measuring interior space sound is now much simpler with the release of Bruel & Kjaer’s latest application software for its 2250 ad 2270 sound level meters.During planning and construction stages, Architects and builders must meet industry specified noise parameters, including Loudness (ISO532B) and Noise Rating (NR). The updated software for Bruel & Kjaer’s 2250 and 2270 meters is the ...

  • Plug and play noise monitoring

    Consultants already using Brüel & Kjaer’s Type 2250 Noise Analyzers can now add yet another service to their resume. Matching Type 2250 with a Noise Sentinel – on Demand account, they can perform 24/7 unattended noise monitoring and can present data only few hours after connecting to the equipment. The service enables 2250 user to not only utilize their existing SLM stock ...

  • ‘Low Noise’ Tapping Machines

    More accurate sound insulation measurements to help constructors meet strict noise regulations are now available with sound and vibration expert, Bruel & Kjaer’s updated Standard Tapping machine – with reduced external noise. The inherent mechanical noise a typical Standard Tapping machine produces, particularly on poorly insulated floors, is picked up during use and distorts the results. ...

  • A stand up noise service

    Noise consultants - performing surveys, complaint assessment or compliance monitoring - no longer have to choose between buying expensive equipment or turning down work, with a new subscription-based service called Noise Sentinel On Demand. Investing in brand new equipment for one project is not viable, especially as it may not be used on a regular basis and can quickly become outdated. To ...

  • Environmental Noise Monitoring

    The XL2 Sound Level Meter provides the dedicated solution for monitoring environmental noise in industry and communities. It measures levels and detailed spectral information in parallel and stores the data on an SD card for post-processing and reporting. A linear audio file (wav-file) may be recorded for detailed simultaneous analysis. The type approved class 1 sound level meter offers a ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • 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

  • Casella offers a second noise dosimeter free with noise at work kit

      Casella CEL has announced a limited special offer on its noise at work kit, representing a saving of up to £1400. The kit helps the busy health and safety professional ensure compliance with the specific requirements of the Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005 and consists of: CEL-620 Sound Level Meter, a ...


    By Casella

  • 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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