Two nightclubs currently operate in the basement of an old mill building in the heart of Manchester. The owners haven recently taken possession of the entire building which they propose to convert to a floor of offices and 4 floors of apartments...
ADC is a unique and modern practice, specialising in all aspects of acoustics, environmental noise control, expert witnessing and project management.
Our philosophy is based upon our no-nonsense approach to solving problems within budget and within timescales.
Read about the work we have been involved in over the years and the different services we have provided with our expertise.
"ADC are an efficient, cost effective acoustic consultancy. They always offer solutions rather than presenting problems. I am always happy to recommend them to my clients"
RGP Architects, Manchester
"Many thanks again for your expert assistance with our case. You came across as knowledgeable, honest and fair - unlike your opposite number!"
West Lancashire Borough Council,
"I run a commercial planning law practice, and I act for commercial clients. These clients expect their interests to be represented in an efficient and practical manner, and when I have acoustic issues to deal with I have no hesitancy in recommending ADC acoustics. I find that I can discuss issues with that practice and that I receive accurate and practical advice in return. Perhaps most importantly I find that I am listened to and that the practice responds to my requirements."
Shell's Stanlow refinery occupies nearly 8 km2 and ADC Acoustics was asked to carry out an extensive noise survey and assessment of the entire site...
Residents and the local authority were understandably concerned about the potential for noise nuisance but, thanks to a careful choice of location next to the M56, ADC were able to demonstrate that the impact would be negligible, essentially zero...