NEWS

Sound in Urban Planning

COLLABORATING FOR BETTER SOUND

29th September 2022

At the Danish Sound Cluster seminar on Sound in Urban Planning, DMdB’s founder, Douglas Manvell, participated in a panel discussion on how soundscapes, sound walks & sound design can improve the urban environment as well as help bring sound in at an earlier stage of urban planning.

Reflections on Internoise 2022

GATHERING OF THE ACOUSTIC CLANS

6th September 2022

3 days, 750 papers, almost 1000 on-site attendees at the world's biggest and best international noise control conference - what could be better? Presenting, chairing, learning, discussing, networking. Great to meet old and new faces, even if only briefly. And fantastic to hear the latest news.

New Impulsive Noise Assessment Method 

ISO PAS 1996-3 PUBLISHED

20th July 2022

Last week, the ISO PAS 1996-3 “Objective method for the measurement of prominence of impulsive sounds and for adjustment of LAeq” was published. This method to categorise sources of impulsive noise is now ready for use in determining how impulsive noise affects communities.

Reviewing National Noise Limits

WHAT'S THE LIMIT?

30th June 2022

DMdB is proud to have helped MB Consultants review the environmental noise immission limits currently in use in several countries. This very interesting work resulted in, among other things, tabular summaries of noise limits at residential properties for the most important sources for key countries.


More Masters in Engineering Acoustics

EXPANDED LECTURING

9th June 2022

DMdB director, Douglas Manvell, has just returned from the Danish Technical University (DTU) where, as Visiting Lecturer, he had an expanded role in the Environmental Acoustics module, part of DTU’s Masters in Engineering.


Euroregio-BNAM 2022 Conference

CONTRIBUTING TO ITS SUCCESS

12th May 2022

The Euroregio Baltic Nordic Meeting 2022 was held in Aalborg, Denmark. A member of the conference’s Scientific Committee, Douglas Manvell, founder of DMdB, also chaired a very interesting session on environmental noise and contributed with a presentation on international standards for environmental noise assessment.

JARI's 2nd Road Noise Conference

PRESENTING AT THE CONFERENCE

2nd March 2022

Having recently presented "Environmental Noise in Europe and UK" at this Japanese conference, DMdB is looking forward to further developing its working relationships with leading Japanese researchers.

Reappointed Chair of ISO Acoustics & Noise

3 MORE YEARS

4th January 2022

After 6 years as chair, Douglas Manvell has been reappointed for another 3 year period as Chair of ISO Committees on Acoustics and Noise


Impulse Assessment and Euronoise

DMdB's 1ST CONFERENCE PAPER

28th October 2021
DMdB’s first conference paper was held at Euronoise 2021 – on the ISO PAS 1996-3 method, that is nearing completion, to categorize impulsive sources in the environment


ISO Acoustics Plenary 2021

MANAGING STANDARDS

12th October 2021
Every 18 months, the acoustics standardization community meets – why?


Internoise 2021

CONTRIBUTING TO THE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

6th August 2021
What is Internoise 2021, the world’s foremost international noise control annual conference? And how did DMdB experience and contribute to it?


Danish Technical University

LECTURING FOR MASTERS STUDENTS

11th June 2021

DMdB’s Douglas Manvell has just lectured in Environmental Acoustics, part of the Danish Technical University’s Masters in Engineering Acoustics


Stapelfeldt

COOPERATION AGREEMENT SIGNED

3rd May 2021

Stapelfeldt and DMdB are proud to announce that they have signed a contract for DMdB to provide support for development, promotion and sales of Stapelfeldt's LimA and LimA-based solutions

Danish Sound Cluster 

INAUGURAL MEETING OF WORKING GROUP

23rd April 2021

DMdB has just participated in the inaugural meeting of the Environmental Sound Solutions working group, an exciting development

Envirosuite

COMPANIES JOIN FORCES

6th April 2021

DMdB is proud to announce

the signature of a contract to provide Envirosuite with world-class noise and vibration expertise to help them maintain and develop strong noise and vibration solutions

Softnoise

COOPERATION AGREEMENT SIGNED

6th April 2021

Softnoise and DMdB are proud to announce that they have signed a contract for DMdB to provide Softnoise with support for promotion and sales of Predictor-LimA

DMdB Launched

COMPANY
LAUNCH

6th April 2021

I am proud to announce the launch of my new company, DMdB, providing noise & vibration control advice and services