Mike is a Senior Consultant at CSA with 13 years’ experience of acoustics and vibration in the UK and Australia. He joined CSA in 2014 and has been involved in a broad range of architectural, environmental, and transportation projects throughout the U.K, Australia, and Asia. Mike has specific experience of assessment of transportation noise, with detailed knowledge of the assessment of aviation noise impacts. He completed his MSc in Environmental Acoustics in 2013, achieving a distinction, with a dissertation investigating the subjective response to aircraft noise and its quantification.
Expert Witness: Mike is experienced in design of internal and external building fabric for public, commercial, industrial and residential developments. He has worked extensively on sound power testing and operational noise and vibration measurements of equipment on mining, waste and quarry sites. Mike has completed extensive operational noise impacts assessments of EfW, waste management, environmental technology and rail and road, using noise mapping to aid in providing clear and concise information for stakeholders and consultees. His work has included many airfield and aircraft projects within the UK and Australia.
Within the planning and legal arena Mike has worked on planning applications and appeals including detailed survey work, assessment of noise impact of proposed changes of use; and investigation and design of mitigation measures for existing and potential community noise complaints for transportation, industrial, retail and commercial premises. He is a member of the CSA team (Clarke Saunders | experts) handling noise exposure assessments, primarily as a single joint expert.