Here is a sample of projects Oxford Acoustics has overseen or directly contributed to the design and improvement recommendations of:
Nutt Hall Auditorium, University of Mississippi, University, Mississippi
Acoustic testing and preliminary recommendations in noise control and variable acoustics treatments to improve the recital hall's performance.
Science and Technology Center, Lynn-Benton Community College, Albany, Oregon
Recommendations to architect coordinated with facility users and project engineers to meet classroom standards for new construction of chemistry teaching labs: Includes special design considerations for noise reduction for lab hoods and chemical fume exhaust system.
White Station High School Auditorium, Gymnasium, and Classrooms, Memphis, Tennessee
Recommendations to architect coordinated with facility users on noise control, acoustics, and audio visual for 1500 seat multi purpose auditorium, gymnasium hosting state championship basketball games, and classrooms. Special considerations were made for a high deaf and hard of hearing population, reuse of materials, and working within retrofit limitations. Performance space planning includes coordination of systems for acoustic and amplified programming in a low ceiling venue.
Mississippi School for the Arts Studio Theater, Enochs Hall, Brookhaven, Mississippi
Schematic and final technical recommendations to architect for noise, room acoustics, and performance space planning of a studio theater (capacity 150) in a historic building with attention to user needs and future planning.
St. Andrews Sanctuary, Jackson, Mississippi
Acoustic testing and preliminary analysis of main sanctuary.
St. Dominic Chapel, Jackson, Mississippi
Design and technical recommendations for new construction with regard to noise, acoustics, and sound system. Special considerations include highway noise concerns, mechanical systems, room acoustic requirements, and aural computer simulations using recordings of the users as a source.
St. George Independent School Recital Hall, Memphis, Tennessee
Advising on conversion of church to recital hall for elementary grades.
First United Methodist Church Sanctuary and Gymnasium, Amory, Mississippi
Investigation and testing with budget and design recommendations in acoustics, noise control, and audio visual for sanctuary and additional noise control for gymnasium/fellowship hall.
Caledonia High School Gymnatorium, Caledonia, Mississippi
Investigation and testing with budget and design recommendations in acoustics, noise control, and audio visual for multi-purpose gymnatorium.
Delta State Music Institute, Delta State University, Cleveland, Mississippi
Investigation and preliminary recommendations for isolation of an air handling unit for and rehearsal and recording facility
Taylor Grocery Restaurant, Taylor, Mississippi
Recommendations, overseeing of installation, and commissioning of sound system for use by nightly live entertainment.
Oxford Lafayette Animal Shelter, Oxford, Mississippi
Recommendations to architect coordinated with facility users on noise control for employee and animal comfort inside the facility, noise control to the community, and controlling outdoor sound propagation to the surrounding residential areas.
Church of the Nativity Fellowship Hall, Greenwood, Mississippi
Recommendations to architect for noise and vibration control, room acoustics, coordination of acoustics with audio visual elements, and room functionality.
Carrollton High School Band Rehearsal Hall, Carrollton, Mississippi
Preliminary recommendations on room acoustics, noise control, and room functionality for a high school rehearsal band hall.
Passe Passe Juggling Shop, Paris, France
Preliminary recommendations on noise control for an open courtyard demonstration area flanked by residential dwellings on all sides.
Private Riverboat Operator, Seine River, Paris, France
Recommendations on vibration and noise control for a 1950's steel hull riverboat to be converted to a residence.
Viking Range Corporation, Greenwood, Mississippi
Investigation, testing and recommendations for appliance noise control.
Pampered Paws, Oxford, Mississippi
Recommendations on noise reduction for employee and animal comfort in animal boarding facility, and design of music and paging system for indoors and outdoors coordinated with room acoustics.
The Juke Joint Chapel, Clarksdale, Mississippi
Conversion of a cotton gin into a performance and recording venue. Recommendations for acoustics, noise control, and sound system, wiring, lighting, and layout using predominantly salvaged materials.
Hematology and Oncology Association at Bridgepoint, Tupelo, Mississippi
Investigation and recommendations to improve examination room speech privacy and isolation
Five Twelve Restaurant, Oxford, Mississippi
Recommendations for acoustics and noise control
Monroe County Courthouse, Aberdeen, Mississippi
complete recommendations for historical preservation effort including HVAC, noise control, room acoustic/historic finishes, speaker recommendations for communications system, functionality concerns, and computerized control audio/video system (shop drawing equivalent).
Tallahatchie County Courthouse, Sumner, Mississippi
Phase 1 preliminary recommendations and cost estimates for historical/museum preservation effort including HVAC, noise control, acoustic/historic finishes, functionality concerns, and speaker recommendations for communication system. Phase 2 design drawings coordinated with A/V consultant, electrical and mechanical engineers, and architect
Lafayette County Courthouse, Oxford, Mississippi
Recommendations for modification of existing historic preservation design to revise acoustic finishes, speakers for communication systems, and HVAC ducting to address noise.
North Mississippi Power and Electric Association, Oxford, Mississippi
Recommendations for control of computer and server noise
Orleans Oaks Condominiums, Oxford, Mississippi
Investigation into sound transmission between adjacent units and recommendations
Lyric Theater, Oxford, Mississippi
Recommendations for 1200 seat amplified music venue including venue layout planning, audio and speaker system, lighting system, noise control, and room acoustics. Coordinated efforts with client, contractor, and architect.
Christian Brothers University Theater: Memphis, TN
Field testing and recommendations for renovation of CBU Theater for speech applications including acoustics, noise control, and sound systems.
Performance Sports Academy: Madison, MS
Noise survey and recommendations on sports facility planned next to residential area.
Pinnacle Mulipurpose Facility: Coahoma Community College, Clarksdale MS
Sound system recommendations for independent performance system and arena sports system. Acoustic treatment recommendations for increasing intelligibility.
Capri Omega Lighting: Tupelo, MS
Recommendations to architect on noise control and sound isolation of classroom adjacent to factory floor.
Tupelo First Methodist Church, Tupelo MS
Preliminary recommendations for choir rehearsal room acoustics.
2nd Baptist Church, Oxford MS
Fellowship Hall room acoustics and HVAC noise control recommendations.
Oasis Church of All Nations, Oxford MS
Facility recommendations including sound system, architectural acoustics, power requirements for lighting and sound, HVAC noise control, and overall facility planning.
Yocnapatawpha Performing Arts Center, Oxford MS
Architectural acoustics, Noise control, facility design (including lighting, audio/video power, sound system, and loading clearances), coordination with electrical and mechanical contractors during construction phase.
RPI Playhouse, Troy NY
Acoustic analysis, architectural acoustics renovation
Charleston High School, Charleston MS
Acoustic design for renovation of band hall
Proud Larry’s, Oxford MS
Acoustic treatment of stage and sound system installation
JW Forrester’s, Oxford MS
Acoustic treatment of stage and sound system overhaul
Route 1 Recording, Monticello MS
Diagnosis and solution of recording studio control room standing wave problem
Fappy Tweed Studios, Oxford MS
Design phase entailed noise transmission to outside and isolation of listening area, and architecture and acoustic treatment of studio and control room
Kudzu Kings Studios, Oxford MS
Design of freestanding isolation booth for recording
Mike Guilleri Enterprises, East Greenbush NY
Design of portable home theater for tradeshows
Kappa Delta House, University of Mississippi
HVAC noise control
208 S. Lamar, Oxford MS
Restaurant: architectural acoustics and noise control
Common Scents Hunting Products, Inc., Water Valley MS
Noise Reduction of a hunting product
Providing effective acoustic environments for speech, music, work and rest