Richard A Collman
BSC (JT. HONS), CENG, MIOA, TECH IOSH
In 1984, Richard earned a BSc (Jt. Hons) Class I in Acoustics & Computer Science. In addition to overseeing the development of ACE and ACC, Richard supports the acoustic consultancy team by planning applications/appeals for mechanical plant and new developments, noise abatement, noise at work, environmental noise, demolition and IPPC assessments. He is an active member of the Institute of Acoustics, serves on the Membership Committee and chairs the Central Branch and has even advised local authorities on specialist acoustic matters such as: noise abatement, wind turbines, and even guided busways. In addition, Richard is an Acoustic Ambassador; he brings his self-designed award-winning exercise to schools to raise awareness of STEM subjects (including acoustics) amongst tomorrow’s potential engineers. Richard also represents the Institute of Refrigeration on the BSI Committee EH/1/3 responsible for standards such as BS4142.