Archive | Association of Noise Consultants

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

New acoustics, ventilation and overheating guide set for launch

07/01/2020 After almost two years of research, ANC, the Association of Noise Consultants, is launching its Acoustics Ventilation and Overheating (AVO) Residential Design Guide. Produced by the ANC’s AVO Group, the guide provides a resource for practitioners and designers to balance the interdependence of noise, ventilation, and overheating in the acoustic assessment of new residential […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

Acoustics professional elected to trade body role

03/07/2019 TRADE ASSOCIATION PR ANC, the Association of Noise Consultants, has elected a new President. Graham Parry, Managing Director of ACCON UK, takes up the role from retiring President Peter Hepworth, who held the post for four years. The honorary position involves supporting the ANC’s Chair and Board of Directors. Graham has played an active […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

TV host presents acoustic excellence awards at trade body event

18/06/2019 TRADE ASSOCIATION PR Acoustic professionals gathered in Manchester for an annual event that promotes and recognises excellence in their industry. Projects across a variety of environments were celebrated at the Acoustic Awards, organised by ANC, the Association of Noise Consultants, held at the Crowne Plaza, Manchester. The winners were presented by renowned television and […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

Acoustics awards shortlist revealed

29/05/2019 TRADE ASSOCIATION PR National trade body the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) has revealed the shortlist for its acclaimed awards programme. Judges comprising of a panel of academics, professionals and representatives from sponsor companies have listed 16 entries under the six categories for this year’s awards. The winners will be announced at a ceremony […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

ANC workshop sets out best practice approach in sound insulation testing

TRADE ASSOCIATION PR 09/04/2019 Acoustic professionals shared best practice in sound insulation testing at a workshop organised by the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC). Almost 100 testers from ANC member companies attended the event, held in Birmingham. The ANC launched their Approved Document E Registration Scheme in 2003 to provide independent verification of pre-completion sound […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

Expansion sees workplace acoustics included in trade body awards programme

13/02/2019 National trade body the Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) has introduced a new category to its acclaimed awards programme for 2019, focusing on the valuable role of acoustics in the workplace. Recognising how acoustic design has resulted in a positive impact within workplace conditions and environments, the accolade is one of nine categories in […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

ANC Sound Insulation Testing – the trusted route to good acoustic design on site

30/01/2019 The Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) puts the building industry in control with a trusted route to deliver compliance in this important area for the housebuilding sector. Their Approved Document E Registration Scheme was developed in 2003 to provide independent verification of pre-completion sound insulation testing. Providing pre-completion sound insulation tests in accordance with […]

Snap 2017-06-13 at 10.35.17

ANC Sound Insulation Testing – the trusted route to good acoustic design on site

18/12/2018   It’s the time of Peace and Goodwill, and in the festive season and beyond, acoustic performance matters. The Association of Noise Consultants (ANC) puts the building industry in control with a trusted route to deliver compliance in this important area for the housebuilding sector. Their Approved Document E Registration Scheme was developed in […]