Are you looking for Onsite Acoustic & Audiometric Consultants & Testing in Melbourne or Victoria? Call your local expert Acoustic Engineers at Audiometric & Acoustic Services. Our extensive knowledge and experience is based on more than 34 years’ local experience. Established in 1986 under the direction of Richard Unkles, involved entirely in the field of audiometry & acoustics. The firm has extensive experience in the measurement, analysis and control of sound and industrial hearing testing and noise surveys. Our staff are members of the Australian Acoustic Society.

Screening is conducted to Australian and ISO Standards in compliance with the applicable Noise Legislation. This includes EPA SEPP N-1 concerning commercial and industrial noise, EPA SEPP N-2 concerning music related noise and EPA NIRV concerning noise levels from commerce, industry and trade premises in regional Victoria.

In 2018 our services expanded to Air Quality Management and Fugitive Dust Testing & Assessment when Environmental Engineer, Svetimir Ristic, joined the team. We can provide inhalable respirable dust monitoring services, fugitive dust and dust control assessment in Melbourne and beyond for Air Quality Management in your workplace.

Consulting in all aspects including:

Biennial/Annual Audiometric Testing (OHS Noise Regulations)

Building and Architectural Acoustics

Industrial Noise

Environmental Noise (EPA)

Traffic and Aircraft

Music

Vibrations

Event Monitoring

Expert Witness

Air Quality Management and Fugitive Dust

Work has been carried out throughout Victoria, around Australia and the world.

We provide expert Audiometric & Acoustic Services to Victoria wide including (but not limited to) Melbourne, Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Shepparton, Mornington, Albury and more… just ask us!

The firm currently has 4 employees on staff for consultation

Diploma of Production Engineering, Swinburne Institute of Technology

Certificate of Clinical Audiometry, RMIT

In 1987 Richard Unkles, an acoustic engineer in Melbourne formed Audiometric and Acoustic Service primarily to service the Industrial Noise Exposure needs of employers.
Fields of work increased to include reports for Ear Noise and Throat Specialists and related interests in the area of employee exposure to noise. Including work determining employee exposures on retrospective basis using large number of noise surveys for wide variety of industries compiled since 1979, especially  where factories have closed or equipment has been removed. Significant work in drafting input by Australian Council for Hearing Conservation to the proposed Occupational Health & Safety (Noise) Regulations which commenced in 1992.
Work areas increased to include collaboration with Victoria Police Forensic Laboratory with respect to explosives and subsequent murder case. More common work relates to VCAT appearances with respect to proposed developments ranging from Gun Clubs, Go Kart tracks, indoor and outdoor music venues and the like. In addition specialist acoustic work on large specialist machinery of the Aluminium Industry both in Australia and the Middle East, both for industrial exposure and environmental output.

 Experienced Acoustic Consultants:

Audiometric & Acoustic Services are one of Melbourne’s most experienced Acoustic Consulting firms. We have completed projects in conjunction with many architects, planners, engineers, building designers and councils. Our scope of work covers new and established buildings, road noise, aircraft noise, music/entertainment noise, residential, commercial and industrial construction and much more.

Our team of acoustic experts services a wide area including Melbourne & Victoria Wide including (but not limited to) Geelong, Shepparton, Ballarat, Bendigo and Mornington, Contact us now for friendly, prompt service – 0411 185 779

Bachelor of Science in Hearing Impairment–B.Sc-Belgrade, Serbia

Industrial Audiometrist working more than 17 years for Audiometric & Acoustic Services
Previous employment:
Clinical Audiometrist at Whakatane Audiology New Zealand for 3 years
Audiology Rehabilitation Department @ ORL Clinic CCS for 6 years
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Svetimir has more than 10 years’ experience in acoustics and air emission testing as an environmental engineer. His projects include environmental assessments of major hazard facilities such as Shell, Incitec Pivot, Boyne Smelter, OneSteel and so on, including environmental noise. His interest in acoustics and wellbeing of employees gained him a Noise Officer accreditation from Western Australia Government, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety. His background in buildings construction as a draft person assured his confidence in buildings acoustics’ design in relation to railway, traffic or aircraft noise. At recent times his interest is in noise assessments from wind farms.

Scott is an acoustic consultant with experience in acoustics and vibration, with project experience in Australia.
He has been involved in projects covering a wide range of industry sectors including building, environmental, music, and industrial.
Prior to his time with Audiometric and Acoustic Services, Scott worked with Cogent Acoustics and various other jobs within the both the music industry and the construction industry. Scott has practical knowledge of a wide variety of architectural and environmental acoustics, industrial plant and HVAC systems, EPA regulations, music, aircraft, traffic and rail noise attenuation.
Scott has spent several years in acoustics involving measurement, analysis, design for noise control, noise modelling and EPA compliance in matters of noise emissions.
Additionally, Scott has over 7 years experience in the building industry including practical installation of roof plumbing, landscaping, suspended ceilings and steel stud wall systems.

OUR HISTORY

1979 – 1986

Engineer with Audiometric Services (Vic) Pty Ltd. Duties included setting up Hearing Conservation Programs within many types of Victorian and later Tasmanian Industries. Duties incl noise measurement, noise control at source or by design of enclosures, on site audiometric testing and lectures to management and shop floor employees. Occasional guest lecturer fat Swinburne Institute. Some work in Environmental noise.

1986 – 2013

Formed Audiometric and Acoustic Services. Fields of work increased to include reports for Ear Noise and Throat Specialists and related interests in the area of employee exposure to noise. Including work determining employee exposures on retrospective basis using large number of noise surveys for wide variety of industries compiled since 1979, especially  where factories have closed or equipment has been removed. Significant work in drafting input by Australian Council for Hearing Conservation to the proposed Occupational Health & Safety (Noise) Regulations which commenced in 1992.

Work areas increased to include collaboration with Victoria Police Forensic Laboratory with respect to explosives and subsequent murder case. More common work relates to VCAT appearances with respect to proposed developments ranging from Gun Clubs, Go Kart tracks, indoor and outdoor music venues and the like. In addition specialist acoustic work on large special machinery of the Aluminium Industry both in Australia and the Middle East. Both for industrial exposure and environmental output.