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24 Acoustics identifies 10 quiet London streets for the London Bed Company

The assessment combined measured data from 24 Acoustics with the original London road noise map provided by noisemap.com (2003). The location study area was set to be outside the 57 dB LAeq exposure contours of Heathrow and London City Airports (LAeq is the equivalent average noise level and the favoured parameter by the UK government for assessing noise from aircraft noise) . The following 10 streets were judged to be in an advantageous position: Barnsbury Square (N1) Islington Burton Mews (SW1) Kensington and Chelsea Fossil Road (SE13) Lewisham Gilstead Road (SW6) Hammersmith and Fulham Greenaway Gardens (NW3) Camden Hamilton Gardens (NW8) Westminster Johnson Close (E8) Hackney Peckham Grove (SE15) Southwark Sabine Road (SW11) Wandsworth St Margaret’s Crescent (SW15) Putney See map below which shows night-time...

The Sound of Old School Formula 1 Mapped in London

As a technical R&D exercise to extend in house noise mapping abilities, engineers from 24 Acoustics have created an animation of a F1 car from 2013 racing up The Mall in Central London. The animation is made up from a series of noise maps, each incorporating a unique speed, location and source noise level from the car.  The exercise involved the creation of more than 1,200 individual noise maps, comprising a total of 221 million data points.  

Egyptian Relic Curse Solved By 24 Acoustics

The rotating Egyptian statue at Manchester Museum: An explanation by Steve Gosling, 24 Acoustics Introduction 24 Acoustics Ltd was asked by Shiver TV to participate in a forthcoming new TV programme “Mystery Map” to investigate the possible cause of why an Egyptian statue mysteriously rotates in a locked display cabinet at the Manchester Museum (The University of Manchester). Only two key-holders had access to the cabinet and both had differing opinions on how the statue should be displayed – facing forward (as is normally the case) or facing backward, given that there is an inscription on the rear of importance “An offering which the king gives to Osiris, Lord of Life, that he may give a voice offering, consisting of bread, beer, oxen and fowl…

24 Acoustics identifies 10 quiet London streets for the London Bed Company

The assessment combined measured data from 24 Acoustics with the original London road noise map provided by noisemap.com (2003). The location study area was set to be outside the 57 dB LAeq exposure contours of Heathrow and London City Airports (LAeq is the equivalent average noise level and the favoured parameter by the UK government for assessing noise from aircraft noise) . The following 10 streets were judged to be in an advantageous position: Barnsbury Square (N1) Islington Burton Mews (SW1) Kensington and Chelsea Fossil Road (SE13) Lewisham Gilstead Road (SW6) Hammersmith and Fulham Greenaway Gardens (NW3) Camden Hamilton Gardens (NW8) Westminster Johnson Close (E8) Hackney Peckham Grove (SE15) Southwark Sabine Road (SW11) Wandsworth St Margaret’s Crescent (SW15) Putney See map below which shows night-time…