We provide testing for Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) areas for the Military and Defense contractors.
On-Site Acoustic Testing provides STC (Sound Transmission Class), IIC (Impact Insulation Class), OITC (Outdoor Indoor Transmission Class), Speech Intelligibility Testing for SCIF areas.
We understand how critical it is that secure areas really are secure, and we take this responsibility very seriously. To this end, we are proud to use the Bruel & Kjaer 2270 analyzer running the BZ-7229 dual channel building acoustics software. Additionally, we can provide your organization with critical information concerning flaws in the overall audio/vibrational security of the SCIF area.
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Workplace Noise Testing Services
If you’ve built a business, you know that your employee’s health and welfare is a critical part of your business’s overall wellness. The fact is, that workers who are exposed to high levels of noise are susceptible to long-term hearing loss as well as other health related issues. In addition to the physical and emotional toll this can take upon your employee, it can potentially put your business at risk for costly and time-consuming workers compensation actions. The only way to be sure that your employees and partners are safe is to have workplace noise level . . . → Read More: Noise, vibration, air, or water quality testing at your facility
Whether it comes by way of your insurance company, a client’s request for an audit, ISO certification, or the long arm of OSHA and/or MSHA, at some point your company is likely going to need to provide documented evidence of the noise levels to which your employees are exposed to during their working day. Simply taking noise level measurements in the area where workplace activities are in process is not enough. Those readings can easily give you levels that are too high, or worse yet, too low! The only way to properly gauge the exposure to noise and sound that . . . → Read More: Noise Dosimetry Testing Services
In today’s regulatory environment, if you aren’t testing your workspaces (and employees) for noise exposure you are putting your company at risk. On-Site Acoustic Testing is here to support your organization by providing you with qualified OSHA noise consultants who will provide you with an accurate assessment of your sound levels.
Our team members will perform measurements in your workspace and also initiate dosimetric (dosimeters are sound level meters that are worn during the working shift by your employees) testing to determine the time-weighted average (TWA) of noise that your employees are actually exposed to while they are performing their . . . → Read More: OSHA noise consulting
We all know that music and night life are truly tied together at the hip. Getting (and keeping) your patrons in just the right mood is great for business, and crucial in making your place the place to be. That said, there is a fine line between sound levels that are enjoyable and exciting, and those that are uncomfortable, or worse yet, unsafe! At On-Site Acoustic Testing, we will assess your current sound (both ambient and music) levels, and craft a compelling (but safe) soundscape for your patrons. Essential, as well, is making sure that your front-line staff are safe . . . → Read More: We solve nightclub, bar, or restaurant noise related issues!
We are pleased to announce that we are now able to provide noise and vibration testing aboard marine vessels of all kinds. Whether your concern is sound propagation from engine rooms to passenger cabins, vibration levels aboard oil and gas exploration ships, or indoor air quality testing in engine rooms, machinery areas, and cargo holds, we get the job done! Our experienced field technicians are able to provide testing to ISO, ASTM and IMO specifications aboard your ship, fixed, or movable marine installation. We also offer noise transmission testing (IIC and STC) aboard yachts of all sizes and types. Contact . . . → Read More: Marine Noise, Vibration, and Air Quality Testing
Whatever your product, whatever your industry On-Site Acoustic Testing is here to provide testing to make sure that your employees and partners are safe! When it comes to noise, vibration and air quality concerns, there is no room for error or uncertainty. This is why we use high precision instruments to survey noise and air quality conditions in your facility, providing you with the information you need to make informed decisions when it comes to industrial hygiene. The effects of high decibel sounds are well documented, with well known effects such as hearing loss and tinnitus among the known . . . → Read More: Factory Noise Testing – Noise, Vibration, and Air Quality tests in factories of all types!
Wherever your company is located, whatever market segment your organization services, if you manufacturing, distributing, or even retailing goods OSHA (and other governing bodies concerned with health and safety) regulations mean that the hearing of your employees must be safeguarded. We provide testing, noise abatement and noise mitigation services to businesses in the following categories:
Aerospace Airline Agricultural and farm Aviation Automotive Broadcasting Building Casino Chemical Computer and information technology Construction Consumer Electronics Consumer product Dental Drug Education and training Energy exploration and extraction Fabrication (metal, woodworking, and plastic) Food preparation Gaming Garment Hospitality Insurance adjusting and claims Legal industrial . . . → Read More: Industrial Noise Testing Services
We are pleased to offer a wide variety of acoustic testing protocols and consulting services nationwide and worldwide. Here is a sampling of what is available:
Noise measurements in standard decibel ratings (dB-A weighted) – Used for compliance with local, state, and/or federal requirements FIIC / AIIC – Field / Apparent Impact Insulation Class – Used for measuring the sound transmission of a ceiling/floor structure in commercial spaces, houses, and apartments FSTC / ASTC – Field / Apparent Sound Transmission Class – Used for measuring the sound transmission of a wall structure in apartments, houses, commercial spaces and condominiums Noise . . . → Read More: Types of Acoustic and Vibration Testing Services
Field Impact Insulation Class (now known as Apparent Impact Insulation Class) measures a floor/ceiling assembly’s resistance to the transmission of structure-borne or impact noise. Virtually all states and municipalities have set guidelines for the minimum FIIC (AIIC) test rating that a building may have, and it’s not at all uncommon to find minimum FIIC (AIIC) ratings inserted into requests for proposals from architects and other designers.
Performing an FIIC (AIIC) test requires a specialized piece of equipment called a floor tapper. This machine can be likened to an internal combustion engine that features exposed pistons which are mounted in a . . . → Read More: FIIC / AIIC – Field Impact Insulation Class Testing Services / Apparent Impact Insulation Class E1007 – 14