Trade body awards celebrate top flight acoustic performance


anc-corelogoWe were delighted to promote the skills and ingenuity of UK-based acoustic professionals working on national and international projects across a variety of environments at a trade body awards.

Our client ANC, the Association of Noise Consultants, unveiled the winners of its acclaimed Acoustic Awards programme at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham recently.

We secured extensive coverage across a broad range of FM, building and technical titles.

Promoting and recognising excellence among UK acoustic consultants, the awards showcased the skills of members across five categories.

The winners are;

Architectural Acoustics: Commercial Buildings, sponsored by H & H Acoustic Technologies;

Hoare Lea – winner.

Sandy Brown Associates – highly commended.

SRL Technical Services – commended.

Architectural Acoustics: Education Buildings, sponsored by Ecophon;

Sandy Brown Associates – winner.

Adrian James Acoustics – highly commended accolade.

Pace Consult – commended.

Environmental Noise, sponsored by ANV Measurement Systems;

Apex Acoustics – winner.

Southdowns Environmental Consultants – highly commended.

AECOM – commended.

Smaller Projects’ award sponsored by Bruel & Kjaer;

Apex Acoustics – winner.

AECOM – highly commended.

Red Twin – commended.

Vibration, sponsored by Pliteq;

Cole Jarman – winner.

WSP – highly commended.

RBA Acoustics commended.

Full details about the winning entries, with a link to a brochure featuring case study information on each project, can be viewed at

The awards were presented by James Woudhuysen, forecasting and innovation specialist and visiting professor at London South Bank University, with a distinguished panel of judges comprising of academics and professionals, as well as representatives from the sponsor companies, scrutinising the national and international entries.

Robert Osborne of ANC, said: “Now in their fifth year, the ANC awards continue to gain ground as a major opportunity to highlight world-leading expertise in the industry, and to inspire the next generation of acoustic consultants.

“Once again this year, the judges were hugely impressed with the scope and scale of the entries.

“The projects illustrate the unique skills of our UK-based acoustic and noise professionals and their innovative approach across the built environment, transportation and entertainment sectors.”