Demolition & Construction Noise Surveys

Noise Surveys for Demolition and Construction Sites

Demolition and Construction Noise Surveys

Construction projects can trigger a requirement from your local authority to carry out a noise and vibration assessment at the planning stage and/or monitor noise and vibration levels during the construction phase.

IEC uses CadnaA (Computer Aided Noise Abatement) software for the calculation, presentation, assessment and prediction of environmental noise from construction sites. Predictions are carried out using British Standard 5228 ‘Code of practice for noise and vibration control on construction and open sites – Part 1: Noise.

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Noise & Vibration Monitoring
Noise Mitigation
Live Access to Reporting
CadnaA (Computer Aided Noise Abatement) Software

Noise Mitigation

In the event predicted or monitored noise levels exceed the prescribed construction noise criteria we can provide recommendations for noise amelioration measures.

We can prepare appropriate documentation in order to obtain prior consent under Section 61 of the Control of Pollution Act or receipt of a Section 60 notice on the site. A s60 notice can restrict the operating hours of the site, restrict contractors in their working practices and potentially impost a noise level limit which should not be exceeded.

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Noise and Vibration Monitoring

We can provide semi-permanent construction noise and vibration monitoring (as well as dust). The  monitoring equipment can be maintained every few weeks, with reports prepared on a weekly or monthly basis.

Live Access

We have recently upgraded to a web portal system in order to allow live access to noise levels for the contractor.  This enables alerts to be sent via email or phone when noise and vibration thresholds are exceeded, allowing the works to briefly cease and investigations to be carried to identify the cause of the exceedance.

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    Get in touch with us today to discuss your next project. We can help you with all types of noise, acoustic, vibration and air quality testing to support the success of your next project. Call 01502 732733 or click the contact button to send a message.

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