FUTURE OF ROAD AND RAIL NOISE MODELLING IN THE UK

One-Day Workshop : Future of Road and Rail Noise Modelling in the UK Thursday 12th March 2020 Jurys Inn, Midsummer Boulevard, Milton Keynes MK9 2HP
Organised by the Institute of Acoustics and the
British Standards Institute Committee for Transport Noise (EH/01/002)
 
One-Day Workshop
Future of Road and Rail Noise Modelling in the UK
Thursday 12 March 2020
Jurys Inn, Midsummer Boulevard,  Milton Keynes MK9 2HP

 

The BSi Committee for Transport Noise is considering developing a new British Standard defining methods for Calculating Sound Levels Outdoors.  It is intended for use in Road and Rail modelling and for the Propagation of ground-sources.  This workshop will help define the scope of the proposed standard and will appeal to users of the existing CRTN and CRN methodologies.

09.30              Registration & Coffee

10.00              Welcome and Introduction – Stephen Turner, Chair EH/01/002, ST Acoustics

Part 1: Introduction and Context

10.15              Noise Modelling – Case for Change – Simon Shilton, Chair BSi Working Group for the Calculation of Sound Levels Outdoors, Acustica

10.40              Data Requirements and Opportunities – Nigel Jones, Extrium

11.00              Coffee

Part 2: Where are we heading?

11.30              Road Traffic Noise Modelling – current and future needs – Matt Muirhead, AECOM

11.50              Rail Noise Modelling – current and future needs – Chris Jones, RSSB

12.10              Quality Framework & Propagation Modelling - needs and aspirations – Simon Shilton, Acustica

12.30              Lunch

Part 3: Workshop

13.30              Session 1 – Breakout Groups - Round table discussions on a number of questions posed by the Committee

14.45              Tea

15.05              Session 2 – Breakout Groups - Round table discussions on a number of questions posed by the Committee

16.20              What Happens Next – Stephen Turner, ST Acoustics

16.30              Close

Attendees are welcome to join committee members to continue discussions in the BrewDog hostelry after the event.

12 March 2020
Jurys Inn
Midsummer Boulevard
Milton Keynes, MK9 2HP
Day Fee £ 90.00
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