Fears of noise pollution, water contamination and even potential earthquakes were all aired at a contentious 2-day hearing this week. Would councillors eventually approved fracking to take place in North Yorkshire?
The most advanced environmental noise monitors can measure more than 100 different noise parameters at the same time. Each parameter can tell you something different the environmental noise you’re monitoring. How do you remember what all this noise terminology means and what it does?
Yes, The 5th November is almost here. The brilliant bonfires and fantastic fireworks will soon be bursting into life, painting the skies with their cocktails of colours. So, don’t commit treason and protect your hearing. Not sure how? Here’s our advice.
Cirrus Research is proud to be a Key Sponsor of the Institute of Acoustics, the UK’s professional body for those working in acoustics, noise and vibration. The Institute of Acoustics was formed in 1974 from the amalgamation of the Acoustics Group of the Institute of Physics and the British Acoustical Society (a daughter society of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers). As Read More »
It is rare these days that you can be somewhere without noise pollution intruding on some level. Many natural noises may be welcome; a dawn chorus or waves breaking on the beach, but when it comes to man-made decibels it’s a different matter. Never mind the sounds of cars, ring tones and other noises that we take for granted, have Read More »
The UK is renowned for its rich heritage in hosting outdoor festivals, whether it be music or literary, through to farming, food or catering to even more niche audiences. But every festival is unique and, no matter how large or small, they bring with them their own issues when it comes to health & safety and noise related challenges. Noise Read More »
Neighbourhood Enforcement Officer Nick Tindall has worked for Hull City Council for over 20 years in a variety of roles so he is no stranger to change when it comes to dealing with neighbourhood disputes, anti social behaviour and noise nuisance. The local population in Hull has changed quite dramatically over recent years with immigrants settling in established neighbourhoods, children’s Read More »
If you’ve got an old DAT Recorder based Noise Nuisance Kit, now’s the ideal time to trade it in and upgrade to the Trojan2 Noise Nuisance Recorder. Here are a few of the benefits of upgrading from a DAT based system to the Trojan2 Noise Nuisance Recorder: Noise levels and audio recordings are automatically synchronised together into one simple package Read More »
Designed to meet the needs of Environmental Health Officers, Housing Associations and anyone who needs to measure, monitor and record noise nuisance, the Trojan Noise Nuisance Recorder is both simple to use and easy to deploy. After consultation with existing customers and users of noise nuisance recorders, we’ve included a range of standard features to help ensure you get the Read More »
Cirrus Research was pleased to sponsor Southampton Solent University’s first conference on Noise in Music and Entertainment which was held on March 5th. This one day conference hosted by Solent Acoustics™, the professional acoustics consultancy arm of Southampton Solent University was designed to benefit anybody who may be affected by, or needes to improve their understanding of noise from entertainment, Read More »