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Integrating decades of professional acoustical experience with years of study in the wisdom traditions, Rand Acoustics provides a pragmatic, collaborative and solutions-oriented process for best acoustics in public, professional, and environmental spaces.


Recommendations and professional cautions are carefully developed from years of industry experience and professional investigations. Rand Acoustics services and opinions are fit for purpose for industry, regulators and the public. 


Rand Acoustics serves clients throughout the United States and abroad, using the highest quality, “Type 1” sound level metering, 24-bit digital audio recorders, and high precision analysis software. Instruments and analysis systems used for environmental and noise pollution projects are calibrated end-to-end with calibration traceable to the National Institute of Standards and Testing.


Robert Rand is a Member of the Institute of Noise Control Engineering since 1993 and a Member of the Acoustical Society of America. While fully committed to INCE’s Canon of Ethics, Rand Acoustics is aligned in practice to the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE) who have identical ethical canons and take seriously their responsibility for the quality of the jobs they work on and the safety, health and welfare of the public. For more information, see NSPE Ethics.


The first and most prominent of the INCE and NSPE ethical canons is easy to understand:


Hold paramount the safety, health and welfare of the public.