About Us

Sound Test Ireland is a specialist division of Dalton Acoustics Ltd. with specific emphasis on;

  • In-depth understanding of construction detailing and materials, (Professional Construction Management Qualifications)
  • Understanding the Construction Programme and its needs, (Professional Construction Management Qualifications)
  • Early attendance on site to carry out Sound Insulation Tests,
  • Quick turn-around of Sound Test Results to minimize construction programme disruption,
  • Sound Testing & Calculation of Materials required for use to provide “Reasonable RT Times” in common areas TGD Section E2.

Sound Test Ireland, as a specialist division and Registered Trade name of Dalton Acoustics Ltd is owned by Mr. Ted Dalton, which concentrates solely on fast turnaround of sound insulation tests for Airborne, Impact & The New Reverberation Time requirements on all new domestic Dwellings.

Dalton Acoustics Ltd – Specialist Acoustic Consultant Services Include-

  • Airborne & Impact Sound Testing & Reporting of Floors / Walls – Domestic & Commercial
  • ISO – 140 Building Regulations Compliance Testing – Architectural & Building
  • Acoustics Environmental Measurement & REPORTING, TO BS 4142: 2014 & PPG D 24: 1994.
  • Noise Nuisance Assessment & Measurement
  • Live Event & Concert Noise Monitoring
  • Workplace Noise Assessment & Reporting
  • Noise Control Engineering.
  • Induction Loop & Super Loop Design for assistive hearing
  • General Acoustic Consultancy,
  • Design & Prediction.
  • Expert Witness
  • Domestic Soundproofing Party Walls

Domestic Soundproofing Specialists

Ted has been a practicing Acoustic Consultant since 1998 (AMIOA) and was elected as a Full Member of The Institute of Acoustics in 2005. Ted has taken the IOA specialist exams in Building & Architectural Acoustics among other acoustic specialities, where he has specialised since 1998. Prior to this period Ted has qualified and worked in the Construction Industry as a Professional Surveyor which affords him very substantial understanding of construction methods.

Ted has been involved in writing professional articles for both the Sunday Tribune referring to him as “A Walking Encyclopaedia in Acoustics” and also currently writes the answers for The Sunday Times “Ask The Expert” on acoustics.

Dalton Acoustics Ltd.  Unit A3,  JFK Trading Centre,  JFK Road,  JFK Ind. Est.,  Dublin 12

Phone: 01 4242405      Mobile: 087 2609544      Website: www.daltonacoustics.ie       Email: daltonacoustics@eircom.net