Eleni KontesidouAcoustic Consultant

Acoustic Consultant

BSc (Hons), MSc, MIOA

Graduated with MSc in Acoustics and Music Technology from the University of Edinburgh in 2010. Eleni joined RMP initially as a Trainee Consultant in 2012 and has climbed the ranks.  Eleni is a member of the Institute of Acoustics and the Institute of Physics.  Eleni has previously lectured at University of Edinburgh at MSc level, and currently teaches the Institute of Acoustic Diploma distance learning course.

Environmental Impact Assessment – Noise & Vibration

Eleni regularly undertakes noise impact assessments in accordance with Planning Advice Note 1/2011 (for Scotland) and Planning Policy Guidance 24 (England & Wales) including transportation Road, Rail and Aircraft), leisure, commercial and IPPC industrial noise assessments.

Design projects

Eleni has been involved in the acoustic design of projects including residential developments, health care, hotels, educational and office buildings.

Sound Insulation Testing

Eleni regularly undertakes sound insulation testing throughout the UK for a variety of projects including: commercial (schools, cinemas, hotels) completion testing, façade insulation measurements, pre-refurbishment tests for conversions, insulation assessments for upgrades to pubs and clubs as well as completion testing for dwellings under ISO 140, Approved Document E of the England and Wales Building Regulations, Code for Sustainable Homes and Section 5-Noise of Scottish Technical Standards.

Air Tightness Testing

Eleni is accredited by The Independent Airtightness Testing Scheme (iATS ) to undertake Air Tightness Testing.

Current positions:

  • Lecturer, Edinburgh Napier University
  • Course Tutor, Institute of Acoustics’ Diploma Course
  • Acoustic Consultant, Robin Mackenzie Partnership, Edinburgh Napier University
  • ANC Part E and Section 5 Registration Scheme registered Sound Insulation Tester
  • The Independent Airtightness Testing Scheme (iATS) registered Air Tightness Tester

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