Building Acoustic Training Course – Thursday 28 Sept 2017 to be held in our offices at Citypoint, 12th Floor, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HT The primary aims of the course are to give you a good insight into the: principles of noise generation and transmission acoustic terminology and all of the most common […]
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As environmental consultants, we at SRL feel that it is important to support this day. Why should you get involved in National Clean Air day? Air pollution is harmful to your health. It is linked to increases in cancer, respiratory disorders, cardiovascular disease and even Type II diabetes and dementia. Exposure to air pollution during […]
Today we celebrate our 50th anniversary as acoustic consultants. Establish on 05/06/1967 as part of the Salex International Group, SRL was set up as an independent noise and vibration consultancy to provide advice to the architectural, industrial and environmental sectors. Establishing a new acoustic and airflow laboratory at our headquarters in Sudbury in 1977. The company […]
A new three storey secondary school complex in Ipswich, to replace the old buildings and equipment, as part of the UK Government’s Priority Schools Build Programme. The project was assessed under the BREEAM 2011 New Construction Education Scheme.
SRL’s brief was to provide full BREEAM assessments for both the new build elements of the development, as well as the elements of refurbishment. Two BREEAM assessments were required, with BREEAM “Excellent” required under UK New Construction 2011 for the New Build elements, and BREEAM “Very Good” required under 2014 Refurbishment and Fit Out for […]
The Brandon Yard, Bristol development proposals plan to regenerate the current site into a thriving residential development in the heart of Bristol. Due to the location of the site in Bristol’s Air Quality Management Area, SRL were appointed to assess both the pollution levels within the Site and the impact of the development on local […]
Dubai Opera is part of The Opera District within Downtown Dubai. Creating a new 1901 – seat performance space comes with many issues especially when the clients brief is to allow for flexibility to allow for maximum utilisation of the venue.
A new 462-bedroom student accommodation block in Northampton town centre, as part of the University of Northampton’s wider redevelopment plans. The project was assessed under the BREEAM 2008 Multi-residential Scheme.
This last month we have had two new consultants join our team. Jody has joined the acoustic consultancy team at our Holbrook Head office where his experience as a Mechanical Engineer graduate and later acoustic consultancy skills will be put to good use. Kate who has a background in the environmental, energy and waste industries will be […]
Kier Construction has been named as preferred bidder for the Beaulieu Park school development in Chelmsford. The development consists of new primary and secondary school facilities in addition to a nursery, sixth form centre and sports hall. SRL Technical Services is delighted to be part of the team as the project’s acoustic consultants.