EMM’s Acoustics Manager, Katie Teyhan recently presented to the members of the Hunter Coal Environment Group (HCEG) on the imminent changes to the NSW Industrial Noise Policy. The draft Industrial Noise Guideline is about to be finalised and contains some significant changes to the existing approach. Katie discussed the potential implications regarding noise compliance and the assessment of noise from new developments or modifications to existing developments. Topics included establishing noise criteria, the assessment of low frequency noise and determining compliance during adverse weather conditions. If you are interested in discussing potential implications for your site please contact our specialists located in our Newcastle and Sydney offices on 02 49074800 or 02 94939500. Or you can email kteyhan@emmconsulting.com.au