{Case Study} Utah Valley University Student Life and Wellness Center

Utah Valley University (UVU), a once small vocational school founded in 1941, has since expanded its mission and focus, growing into a sizeable and respectable university that fosters the education of more than 33,000 students each year. In addition to its focus on academics, UVU also recognizes the importance of recreation and athletics. In order…

Sound Advice: Sound vs. Noise

It’s something that I did not understand after earning a master’s degree in mechanical engineering with a concentration in acoustics. Neither did I get it during my time working in the noise group at Boeing Commercial Airlines. Even in my first year as an architectural acoustic consultant, I didn’t really get it for a while, much to the…


Spread Some Warmth!

We love keeping things fun and building relationships within our small community of acoustic consulting. So please join us in spreading some warmth this season by sending a surprise holiday-gram (a $5 Starbucks gift card) on us! The catch: You can only send it to someone at a different acoustic consulting firm/company! There are a…


Autumn in Amish Country {recap}

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our October event “Autumn in Amish Country.” We had 8 acoustical consulting firms in the Northeast & Midwest represented, and I think we all developed great relationships during this time while also learning a lot about Architectural Testing and Armstrong as well as Ecore. We also posted…

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