Noise and Vibration Solutions

Product Application

Industries

The following are some industries that extensively utilize sound and vibration measuring equipments:

  1. Automotive
  2. Aerospace
  3. Defense
  4. Environment
  5. Urban acoustics
  6. Power (Hydro and Wind)
  7. Marine

Some of the applications include:

  1. Structural integrity testing
  2. Automotive noise analysis
  3. Environmental noise measurements
  4. Airport noise
  5. Building acoustics
  6. Machine diagnostics
  7. Production-line testing
  8. Active noise control
  9. Audio quality enhancements
  10. Elevator vibration measurement
  11. Reverberation time measurements
  12. Wheel balancing
  13. Ship vibration

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Supported Standards

Here is a list of support standards as defined by multiple Standards Organizations from around the world:

Vibration Level Measurements

  1. ISO 2631-1: Mechanical vibration and shock — Evaluation of human exposure to whole-body vibration — Part 1: General requirements
  2. ISO 2631-2: Mechanical vibration and shock — Evaluation of human exposure to whole-body vibration — Part 2: Vibration in buildings (1 Hz to 80 Hz)
  3. ISO 2631-3: Evaluation of human exposure to whole-body vibration — Part 3: Evaluation of exposure to whole-body z-axis vertical vibration in the frequency range 0,1 to 0,63 Hz
  4. ISO 2631-4: Mechanical vibration and shock — Evaluation of human exposure to whole-body vibration — Part 4: Guidelines for the evaluation of the effects of vibration and rotational motion on passenger and crew comfort in fixed-guideway transport systems
  5. ISO 5349-1: Mechanical vibration — Measurement and evaluation of human exposure to hand-transmitted vibration — Part 1: General requirements
  6. ISO 5349-2: Mechanical vibration — Measurement and evaluation of human exposure to hand-transmitted vibration — Part 2: Practical guidance for measurement at the workplace
  7. ISO 8041: Human response to vibration – Measuring instrumentation
  8. ISO 6954: Mechanical vibration — Guidelines for the measurement, reporting and evaluation of vibration with regard to habitability on passenger and merchant ships
  9. JIS C 1510: Vibration level meter.
  10. DIN 4150 : German Standard for Structural Vibration : Effect of Vibration on Structures.
  11. TS 0401: Korean Standard for Low Frequency Vibration Measurment.

Sound Level Measurements

  1. ANSI S1-11: Specification for Octave, Half-Octave and Third Octave Band Filter Sets
  2. IEC 60945: Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems – General requirements – Methods of testing and required test results
  3. IEC 61672: Electro-acoustics – sound level meters
  4. IEC 61996: Maritime navigation and radio communication equipment and systems – Ship borne voyage data recorder (VDR) – Performance requirements – Methods of testing and required test results
  5. IEC 537: Frequency weighting for the measurement of aircraft noise
  6. IEC 60651: Specification for Sound Level Meters
  7. IEC 60804: Integrating-Averaging Sound Level Meters
  8. IEC 61260: Octave-band and Fractional-octave-band Filters

Mixed (sound and vibration) Standards

  1. ISO 18738: Lifts (elevators) – Measurement of lift ride quality