Pollution Control Consultancy and Design

Acoustical Consultants (Noise and Vibration) - Sydney

Noise in Apartments

With our comprehensive academic qualifications coupled with extensive practical engineering experience and technical skills, and with our all-inclusive, world-class, specialist measuring equipment and software, we will find effective solutions to essentially any noise problems.

  Noise - apartment, unit, flat

Our services relating to noise in apartments, units and flats (External Noise Intrusion, Transmission of Noise between Rooms, Noise Control in Buildings) include:

  1. Verification of compliance with requirements of Building Code of Australia (BCA) - assessment of transmission of noise between adjacent dwellings impact noise, e.g. footfall noise, i.e. noise caused by people walking over hard-surface floors, and airborne noise, e.g. noise from TVs and amplified music systems, noise from conversations).

  2. Verification of compliance with Australian/New Zealand Standard: Acoustics - Recommended design sound levels and reverberation times for building interiors (AS/NZS 2107:2016).

  3. Assessment and control of noise and vibration from building services (air-conditioning systems, ventilation fans, cooling towers, pumps, compressors, emergency generators, lifts).

  4. Scanning of walls, windows, doors, ceilings and floors to discover areas of noise penetration via measurements of the sound intensity - control of noise transmitted between adjacent rooms and control of intrusion of external noise.

  5. Evaluation of apartments and townhouses according to Acoustical Star Ratings for Apartments and Townhouses of Association of Australian Acoustical Consultants (AAAC).

Noise in apartments