Construction noise database (phase 3): Evaluation of established measurement protocol
Waddington, DC and Moorhouse, AT 2006, Construction noise database (phase 3): Evaluation of established measurement protocol , Project Report, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
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Executive Summary 1.1 The established method for obtaining noise emission data for the update of a database of noise from construction plant is examined. 1.2 The established measurement protocol involves the collection of plant noise measurements using a sound level meter, and the normalisation of the data to 10m. 1.3 The results of analytical and experimental investigations conclude that this measurement protocol is reasonably accurate and a practical method for the characterisation of plant sound power on-site for both stationary and dynamic activities.
|Item Type:||Monograph (Project Report)|
|Additional Information:||Report commissioned by Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Contract No. NANR 174|
|Themes:||Subjects / Themes > T Technology > TH Building construction|
Built and Human Environment
|Schools:||Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of the Built Environment|
Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Acoustics Research Centre
|Publisher:||Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs|
|Depositing User:||H Kenna|
|Date Deposited:||17 Dec 2008 15:35|
|Last Modified:||20 Aug 2013 16:48|
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