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London Hotspots for Noise Nuisance Complaints [Infographic]

London Hotspots for Noise Nuisance Complaints [Infographic]

As we continue our quest to build up a noise nuisance map of the UK, we recently turned our attention to our fair Capital, London. As the statistics rolled in, it became clear pretty quickly that London was very different to the rest of the UK.

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North East Hotspots for Noise Nuisance Complaints [Infographic]

North East Hotspots for Noise Nuisance Complaints [Infographic]

Cirrus has always been keen to follow trends on noise nuisance. We are heavily involved in this sector, so in 2015 we launched a campaign in to dig down to local level and see what the situation was like at the grass roots. Following campaigns in Yorkshire and the North West, our latest research has now unveiled a noise nuisance map for the North East.

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optimus green sound level meter being used to traffic noise mapping in chile

Traffic Noise Mapping in Chile [Case Study]

With a population of around 17 million and roughly one-third of that living in Chilean capital of Santiago, traffic noise mapping wouldn’t seem top of the urban research agenda. Not so, last year a report stated that new car sales were up a staggering 27.3% in the country as the economy continues to improve. Santiago is also one of General Motors’ manufacturing bases in South America. That’s why Prof. Jorge Arenas undertook a two-year noise mapping study using equipment from Cirrus Research. Read the full case study here.

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4 Biggest Vibration at Work Mistakes…and How to Fix Them [Free eBook]

You’ve been told you have to complete a Vibration At Work Risk Assessment. There’s all the Regulations for you to read through. A plethora of potential instruments to choose from. Endless choices to make. And all that’s before you even start measuring vibration exposure. How do you do it, avoid all the common mistakes and comply with the Regulations?

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dosebadge5 noise dosimeter

The NEW doseBadge5 Noise Dosimeter Has Arrived

The new generation of the doseBadge® Noise Dosimeter has arrived. It was launched at the Safety & Health Expo 2016 in London’s ExCel (21st to 23rd June 2016) on Stand Q2050. Here’s a look at how the doseBadge5 will help you monitor occupational noise exposure.

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Optimus Noise at Work Sound Level Meter

What are Octave and Third Octave Band Filters on a Sound Level Meter?

When more detailed information about a complex sound is needed, the frequency range of 20Hz to 20kHz can be split into sections or bands. This is done electronically within a sound level meter.

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Cirrus Product Updates

Cirrus Optimus LNE Approval to the new sound level meter standards

LNE Type Approval to IEC 61672-1:2013 & IEC 61260:1995 for the Optimus Red & Optimus Green

We’re pleased to announce that the Class 1 Optimus Green and Class 1 Optimus Red Sound Level Meters have passed the latest round of Type Approval Tests and have been certified as meeting the latest version of the sound level meter standard, IEC 61672-1:2013 (and the corresponding NF EN 61672-1:2014 publication). The instruments have been tested and certified by the LNE, Read More...
dosebadge5 noise dosimeter

The NEW doseBadge5 Noise Dosimeter Has Arrived

The new generation of the doseBadge® Noise Dosimeter has arrived. It was launched at the Safety & Health Expo 2016 in London’s ExCel (21st to 23rd June 2016) on Stand Q2050. Here’s a look at how the doseBadge5 will help you monitor occupational noise exposure.

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noisetools version for windows 10

NoiseTools is Now Compatible with Windows 10

A new version of the NoiseTools software, version v1.5.3, is now available for download and is fully compatible with the new Windows 10 operating system. Here’s your guide to downloading the latest version of NoiseTools on local and networked systems. Read More