sound level measurement News

  • Flexible percentile sound level measurements

    The statistical distribution of sound pressure levels is commonly used for environmental noise analysis, such as road traffic or community noise assessments. Now the XL2 allows you to measure any percentile level from 1% through to 99% as well as define the time and frequency weightings for the statistics. The latest XL2 developments extend the level statistics functionality with ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Low-Level Indication for XL2 Sound Level Meter

      The XL2 Sound Level Meter now provides individual under-range indicators for both C- and Z-weighted sound levels. This new feature ensures increased confidence in measurement integrity while maintaining simplicity of measurement. The XL2 supports high ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Point and shoot sound level meter

    This small, ‘switch on and go’ sound level meter from Pulsar Instruments can be found in thousands of small, medium and large businesses around the world.  Such is its popularity with customers that, although it is an established product, demand for it keeps on coming with no sign of slowing down. If you are not familiar with it yet,  ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Making Noise Measurement Simple with the Optimus Red Sound Level Meters

    Sound Level Meters are increasingly sophisticated and this can often make them difficult to use.  The Cirrus Optimus sound level meters have been specifically designed to be simple to use whilst giving you all of the ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • New Noise Logger efficiently and reliably measures sound levels

    Brüel & Kjær today announced the release of its new Noise Logger that enables users to confidently take unattended noise level measurements 24 hours a day. The Noise Logger cost-effectively empowers organizations to: ·        Demonstrate noise level compliance  ...

  • Nova: nothing ‘average’ about this sound level meter

    Advanced integrating sound level meter Nova is the latest range of advanced integrating sound level meters designed specifically for safety professionals by Pulsar Instruments, expert manufacturer and global retailer of noise measurement equipment since 1969. This handheld integrating sound level meter is available as ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Sound quality testing taken to a new level

    Brüel & Kjær’s Head and Torso Simulator (HATS), binaural microphones and PULSE Sound Quality software were used to analyse the sound quality behaviour of different types of Orona lifts, to correlate the sound quality with the different noise sources and to study the most appropriate ways to improve lift comfort. Orona S. Coop. (manufacturer of lifts), Mondragon Goi Eskola Politeknikoa (MGEP) ...

  • 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

  • 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 ...

  • Why the Latest Sound Meter Software Will Change the Sound Measurement Game

    Today sees the launch of a brand new development in reporting sound meter software, designed for use with Pulsar Nova meters. Many industry safety experts agree that this is a game changer, both in terms of looks and usability. Customers who buy the  ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • XL2 Sound Level Meter – just turn it on!

    The XL2 Sound Level Meter is renowned for providing precise measurements through a simple user interface. Now it just got better. The newly-available "Locked Run" mode of operation means that the XL2 only has to be switched on for measurements to happen automatically. To further ensure continuation of sound level logging, all keys on the device are locked. Sound level measurements ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Carry online with interactive sound level meters

    Online noise monitoring is now possible as Brüel & Kjær has developed a high-speed, web-browser functionality for its family of hand-held analysers. This innovative design allows operators remote control access to the instrument - or instruments -from a mobile phone, PDA, iPhone or PC with Internet browser capability. It enables the user to monitor prevailing noise levels in real-time, manage ...

  • Sound choice for industrial and environmental noise measurements

    Measure, record and analyse industrial and environmental noise If you are looking for a data logging integrating averaging sound level meter to undertake your environmental, vehicle and outdoor noise measurements, look no further than ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Argus-Hazco is a Certified Sound Measurement Labatory

    Argus-Hazco is pleased to announce that it is a certified sound-calibration laboratory.  It recently acquired the new Nor1504A Calibration System, which became operational on July 18, 2014. The unit is located at Argus-Hazco’s  Chesterfield, Michigan, corporate headquarters. Argus-Hazco’s technical staff is officially certified to calibrate noise and sound monitoring ...


    By Argus-Hazco

  • Webinar: Sound Level - Definition, Calculation, Practice

    NTi Audio cordially invites you to a free live webinar. Sound level measurements are part of an acousticians daily work. A deep understanding of the measured values and their correct calculation are therefore of fundamental importance. This webinar explains the mathematical and physical basis for the calculation of sound levels, along with practical examples and tips. The ...


    By NTi Audio AG

  • Monitoring Noise Levels in the Workplace with the Pulsar Nova Sound Level Meters

    Sound Level meters have come a long way since they were first launched and are becoming increasingly easy to operate.  Pulsar Nova sound level meters are the latest addition to an already extensive range of noise measurement instruments.  They have been designed with the ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Measurement of noise levels for trackside workers

    Cirrus Research plc announces the introduction of a new simple Sound Level Meter, designed to ensure quick, reliable noise measurements. Marketing Manager, James Tingay comments: “The CR:262 has been designed to meet the needs of the Safety Officer who needs an accurate measurement tool but who also needs an instrument that can be picked up and used without having to go through a complicated ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • Sound level meter post-processing software improves support of the latest standards

    Brüel & Kjær’s Measurement Partner Suite post-processing software and Type 2250 family of sound level meters have been updated to make measuring sound and vibration easier for environmental consultants. Key enhancements include: ·        Support of ISO 1996:2007 measurement uncertainty ...

  • XL2-TA Sound Level Meter receives Austrian Type Approval

    The XL2-TA Sound Level Meter has received class 1 type-approval from the BEV (Bundesamt für Eich- und Vermessungswesen) in Austria. The type approved class 1 sound level meter is therefore suitable for environmental noise, ...


    By NTi Audio AG

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