News

YEAR 2016

Firm and Staff

January
Philip Lipscomb and Andrew Hathaway attended the Panasonic video equipment showcase.

February
Philip Lipscomb and Andrew Hathaway attended the Allen & Heath sound mixer training workshop.

March
Neil Thompson Shade worked with Peabody Institute students Becca Wiles and James Meade on orchestra platform acoustics at Myerhoff Symphony Hall home of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra for their thesis project.

Philip Lipscomb and Andrew Hathaway attended the d&b Audio equipment training workshop.

April
Matt Weiner, a student and Peabody Institute, joined the firm as an intern. Philip Lipscomb, Andrew Hathaway, and Matt Weiner attended the Sennheiser RF Sound Academy training workshop.

May
Neil Thompson Shade traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark to attend the ODEON Advanced Training workshop and to Berlin, Germany to attend the EASE Advanced Training workshop.

June
Neil Thompson Shade retired from teaching at Peabody Institute capping a 28 year teaching career at Peabody Institute, American University, and the University of Maryland.

July
Acoustical Design Collaborative, Ltd developed an acoustic test procedure based on ASTM E2964, which enables sound isolation of doors to be measured independent of the wall the door is installed in.

August
Acoustical Design Collaborative, Ltd revised several of its key acoustic analysis programs to reflect new material databases.

Philip Lipscomb, Andrew Hathaway, and Matt Weiner were guests at RPG Diffusor Systems for training and viewing the company’s new shop production facilities.

September
Acoustical Design Collaborative, Ltd acquired Embedded Acoustics SM-50 and TalkBox enabling in-situ measurements of speech intelligibility. Why are we one of the few companies in the USA to actually measure speech intelligibility as part of our room acoustic evaluations?

October
Coming soon.

November
Coming soon.

December
Coming soon.

Projects

January
DC International School, Chapman Stables Development, POD Hotel.

February
Arundel Elementary School, Maryland Institute College of Art Dolphin Street Building.

March
Reston Excelsior Parc, Johns Hopkins University Kavli Institute of Brain Sciences.

April
Empowering Males High School Auditorium audio/visual/theater systems, American Civil War Museum.

May
Smithsonian Institution National Air and Space Museum exhibits.

June
Hillsdale College Lecture Hall and Crofton High School.

July
Towson University Stevenson Hall Theatre, Beth Am Synagogue.

August
Social Security Administration sound masking systems, Stockton Education Center at Morven Gardens.

September
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts Auditorium South stage house addition, Towson University West Village Housing Phases 3 and 4 opens to new students.

October
Coming soon.

November
Coming soon.

December
Coming soon.