Richard Kennedy Environmental Consultant
Richard has been employed as an Environmental Consultant by Vibrock Limited since 2006 and is based in our Scottish office. Richard plans and undertakes the monitoring of occupational, environmental and industrial noise, dust and vibration for major civil engineering projects, large manufacturing and processing industries and mineral extraction developments. He also prepares detailed analysis with assessment against relevant government legislation, guidance and standards.
He is competent in the use of the CADNA noise modelling software, a tool used for a range of proposed residential and industrial developments. This involves the calculation of predicted levels assessed against relevant criteria to determine any potential nuisance and likelihood of complaints from the public. Richard frequently provides recommendations and specialist advice to clients to minimise any potential/current noise and dust emissions or exposure, including any suitable mitigation measures.
His experience is complemented with a B. Eng Electronics with Music and an Institute of Acoustics Diploma in Acoustics & Noise Control. He is also a Member of the Institute of Acoustics.