Fields of Specialisation

Services offered by Atkins Acoustics embrace the fields of environmental, architectural and mechanical acoustics, industrial noise control, hearing conservation, measurement of ground and machine vibration and assessment of blast impacts.  The Consultancy has the experience and flexibility to deliver projects in various ways. Our commissions range from small scale residential projects to large scale master-planning for major infrastructure developments. The main fields of interest and areas of acoustics and vibration in which we are engaged are summarised below:

  • Environmental Assessments (Nose and Vibration)
  • Statement of Environmental Effects (Noise and Vibration)
  • Noise and Vibration Impact Statements
  • Noise and Vibration Reduction Assessment and Planning
  • Noise Management Planning
  • Architectural Acoustics
  • Town Planning (Acoustics)
  • Industrial Acoustics
  • Community Noise Assessment
  • Industrial Noise Control Planning and Implementation
  • Legal Assignments and Expert Witness
  • Entertainment Acoustics
  • Design of Auditoria, Halls and Theatres
  • Licensed Premise
  • Sport and Recreation
  • Educational, Community and Government Infrastructure


Projects undertaken by our staff have ranged from the acoustic design of multi-million dollar Industrial, Architectural and Commercial Complexes, to the solution of individual problems requiring a highly specialised theoretical and practical knowledge of the many interrelated aspects of Acoustical and Vibration Design and Control.