Case Studies

Echo Acoustics Case Studies


Occupational noise – Whole Body Vibration

Assessment of whole body vibration (WBV) affecting the drivers of a quay-side crane in Aberdeen. The cranes lift materials on and off ships, principally related to oil and gas operations, and the vibration occured during particular phases of lifting operations with vibration perceptible through the foot plate and seat; the risks from…

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Henley Gate Master Plan, Ipswich. Crest Nicholson Developments

Site surveys (unattended and attended), predictive assessment, third-party EIA review and Expert Witness evidence presentation at Public Inquiry (project on-going — for and on behalf of Royal Haskoning).  Echo Acoustics has now been commissioned to carry out further work commissioned to update noise and vibration surveys, assessment, subsequent EIA/planning noise…

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Third party report review, noise surveys and assessment – Gateshead. Rockwood Pigments Ltd.

Third-party review of noise assessment submitted for Master plan residential development on site adjacent to client’s industrial operation. Proposed development could lead to significant difficulty for client re nuisance complaints from future residents; Master plan noise assessment significantly deficient re adjacent site’s industrial noise. Subsequent boundary noise survey at client’s…

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Persimmon Homes

Over a period of two years we provided environmental noise surveys and assessments to accompany planning applications for numerous residential developments across Greater Manchester and East Chesire including at: Walshaw Road, Bury; Sutherland Road, Heywood; Holmes Chapel; Sandbach; Middlewich. Our working relationship with Persimmon Homes is strong and continues to…

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