We will step into your world
Architect Zenber developed an open office environment for wigo4it in which a lot of interaction is possible.
Is 10% greater range and a reduction of up to 3 megatons of CO2 reduction possible?
42 test sections, varying in length from 20 to 80 metres, and 20 sets of tyres were needed. The location to be used for the tests also had to be in a quiet area. After all, this concerned acoustic measurements.
Animals can cause noise pollution with their barking, roaring or screeching. On the other hand, some animals are bothered by ‘our’ noise. Nesting birds for example.
One has already made some strides in the world of noise testing. The other worked in a completely different environment for years. It just shows that everyone enters M+P with a completely different background.
We want to share what we have learned about noise at M+P with others. Consultants Ard Kuijpers and Suzanne Dijs enthusiastically explain how each of them go about it in their own way.
Sometimes you have to get creative in order to achieve your goals. Gijsjan van Blokland, former managing director and senior consultant at M+P, agrees.
Thousands of reports on one USB stick: looking back at how colleagues worked decades ago has never been easier. ‘You can see connections to our present day all the time; it's addictive’, notes director Jan Hooghwerff.
In our densely populated country, people quickly get annoyed when a train flies past. Limiting such annoyance is crucial, especially if we want to make more intensive use of the environmentally friendly train tracks.
On the table is a coffee cup. The room is silent. And then, as if it is being awakened, the spoon in the cup begins to rattle. Briefly. The cause? A passing freight train. You can't hear this train thanks to a noise barrier. But you can feel it.