Comprehensive Noise Assessment Services

Comprehensive Noise Assessment Services

Comprehensive Noise Assessment Services If you’ve received a planning condition mandating a plant noise survey in accordance with BS4142, APT Sound Testing is here to assist. Our expertise ensures that industrial noise considerations are thoroughly addressed, helping you navigate the complexities of planning permissions and environmental regulations. The Growing Importance of Noise Control Industrial noise …

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Air Tightness Testing: An In-Depth Examination

Air Tightness Testing: An In-Depth Examination

Air Tightness Testing: An In-Depth Examination Understanding Air Tightness Testing Air tightness testing is a critical process used to measure the extent of air leakage through a building’s envelope. This test quantifies the amount of conditioned air that escapes or infiltrates through gaps and various leakage pathways in the building fabric. The significance of air …

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Benefits of Thermal Imaging Surveys

Benefits of Thermal Imaging Surveys

Thermal Imaging Surveys – Key Benefits Thermal imaging is an invaluable tool for identifying potential issues in electrical systems, such as cables, distribution boards, transformers, switchgear, plant rooms, and other related equipment. By detecting temperature differences indicative of deviations from normal operating conditions, thermal imaging can pinpoint hotspots signaling developing problems. For instance, the technology …

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BREEAM Indoor Air Quality Testing

BREEAM Indoor Air Quality Testing

BREEAM Indoor Air Quality Testing APT Sound Testing has long been a trusted provider of indoor air quality services, specialising in post-construction BREEAM air quality testing and ongoing indoor air monitoring. Through these services, we have helped numerous clients achieve BREEAM and other compliance credits, essential for sustainable building certifications. Our expertise in creating comprehensive …

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Clean Room Testing and Maintenance Services

Clean Room Testing and Maintenance Services

Clean Room Testing and Maintenance Services APT Sound Testing is dedicated to addressing all your clean room testing requirements, including the organisation of maintenance programs to ensure compliance with the relevant ISO standards. If you need more information about our clean room testing services, please use our contact form immediately. We offer a prompt and …

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Smoke Shaft Testing – Glossary of terms A to Z

Smoke Shaft Testing – Glossary of terms A to Z

Smoke shafts systems are incredibly important to fire safety in high rise buildings and are one of the most important elements of a smoke control system; therefore, the air tightness performance of the shaft is paramount. However, the the different terminology can be quite confusing for the average person. To help provide clarity on some common air …

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Thermal Imaging Survey & Electrical Systems

Thermal Imaging Survey & Electrical Systems

10 reasons for undertaking a thermal imaging survey on electrical systems. The are hundreds of reasons why you should undertake thermal imaging to electrical systems within your building; however, here is the top 10 reasons: How often should an Infrared Electrical Inspection be undertaken? Ideally an electrical thermal imaging inspection should ideally be conducted every …

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Electrical Thermal Imaging Surveys & Building Insurance Compliance

Electrical Thermal Imaging Surveys & Building Insurance Compliance

Electrical Thermal Imaging Surveys Many building managers may not be fully aware of the critical importance of an annual electrical thermal imaging survey for their building’s electrical systems. This survey is not just a precautionary measure but is usually required to comply with insurance obligations. Failure to conduct this infrared inspection can potentially invalidate the …

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Smoke Shaft Air Testing

Smoke Shaft Air Testing

Elevate Your Fire Safety Standards with Comprehensive Air Tightness Testing and Remediation Services. Ensure Regulatory Compliance and Protect Occupants with APT’s Accredited Solutions. Smoke shafts systems are commonly installed as part of a fire-engineered approach to safety in high rise buildings. Smoke shafts are an important element of a smoke control system; therefore, the air …

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Part E Sound Testing for Building Compliance

Part E Sound Testing for Building Compliance

Part E Sound Testing for Building Compliance Since July 2003, Part E Pre-completion sound testing has been a mandatory requirement for all new build properties and conversions constructed after this date. This regulatory measure aims to ensure that buildings meet specified standards for sound insulation, particularly between adjoining rooms separated by party walls or floors. …

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