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Crossrail C510 Whitechapel and Liverpool Street Station Tunnels

This project is the 2018 Association of Noise Consultants ( ANC ) Award Winner in the Environmental Noise Category. Southdowns was appointed as the noise and vibration specialists by the Balfour Beatty BeMO Alpine Morgan Sindall Vinci Joint Venture ( BBMV JV) in 2011 to manage the contractor’s requirements with respect to noise and vibration. The C510 contract is widely regarded by the project as one of the more complex tunnelling packages due in part to the close proximity of residential and non-residential noise and vibration sensitive receptors to the main tunnel support worksites. The total value of the contract...

Noise and vibration specialists

Bond Street Station Upgrade - London Underground

In 2010, Costain/Laing O’Rourke (CoLOR) appointed Southdowns as the noise and vibration specialists for the Bond Street Station Upgrade ( BSSU ) project. The BSSU project incorporates the construction of a new station entrance, new escalator hall, the construction of lifts to enable step free access to station platforms, a link to the newly constructed Crossrail station and the improvement of connections between London Underground (LU) lines. The surface area of site is located on Oxford Street, opposite the current entrance to Bond Street Station. The compound is enclosed amongst receptors that are sensitive to noise and vibration inducing works....

Noise and vibration monitoring consultants

Ministry of Defence - Test Range Noise & Vibration Study

Southdowns was been appointed to undertake a noise and vibration monitoring study, in some of the communities around the MOD Pendine and MOD Shoeburyness military test facilities. QinetiQ, which operates the ranges on behalf of the Ministry of Defence ( MOD ), commissioned this independent Study at the request of the MOD , to determine the possible effects of damaging noise and vibration effects associated with the test evaluation and training support activities carried out on the Ranges. The study required the monitoring of sound pressure, air overpressure and groundborne vibration at multiple locations of interest in the vicinity of...