It might sound simple, but long term noise monitoring can mean different things to different people. There is no standard definition for what long term noise monitoring is, but here is a summary that covers the basics.
It will come as no surprise that large redevelopment projects can have a huge impact on the existing properties that are located close by. The most common impact is usually the noise generated by demolition and construction work. Here’s an overview of what is involved with construction and demolition noise monitoring, as well as solutions we can provide.
In the last part of our Noise Measurement Terms Series we cover Peak and Max, Max Sound Level and other key metrics.
In part 3 of our Noise Measurement Terms series, we cover Time Average Sound Level, Sound Exposure Level (SEL) / LAE and Statistical Levels L10 and L90.
Welcome to part 2 of our Noise Measurement Terms series. This time we are covering Exponential and Linear Integration and Sound Level.
There are many tens of descriptors used for noise but for airport and environmental noise monitoring. Many, indeed most, are not relevant. That is why we are introducing a Noise Measurement Terms service to give descriptions of those parameters commonly used in an environmental monitoring system.