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Noise Management

Noise Management

With years of experience in identifying and minimising the impact of HV asset noise, our Noise Management service provides noise impact assessments, monitoring, support in obtaining planning consent, acoustic modelling and reports, noise complaint management and more.

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Our solutions

Noise impact assessment
We can help you minimise the risk of noise complaints, potential legal action and damage to your company’s brand. Our experts will support you by undertaking assessments in line with BS 4142:2014.

Planning consent
We can support you throughout the process of obtaining planning consent for developments that generate noise.

Permitted development
We can prepare statements for works undertaken under Permitted Development and liaise with relevant stakeholders.

Compliance
We can help you demonstrate compliance with planning conditions by undertaking noise monitoring, acoustic modelling and production of acoustic reports.

Noise complaint management
We can assist with the management of noise complaints by liaising with affected parties, carrying out noise monitoring, assessing the noise impact and providing advice on potential engineering solutions.

Expert witness
We can act as an expert witness on behalf of your company.

Design Specifications
We can advise on operational noise specifications for new equipment, including siting and layout and support the assessment of tenders and design delivery to ensure compliance with technical specifications.

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Customer stories: Innovative noise solution

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National Grid Engineering and Consultancy Solutions comes up with an ingenious design to reduce noise in Ealing, London.

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