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ICC SYMPHONY HALL

As incumbent maintainers and installers of the PAVA Systems at the ICC Birmingham, BL Acoustics were engaged to further upgrade the Voice Alarm systems for the newly refurbished Symphony Hall. The specification required high-performance Music Routing for the Performance Spaces and Bars by utilising the existing sound systems where possible. Music was routed via the […]

ARENA BIRMINGHAM PAVA UPGRADES

B L Acoustics are proud to add another notch to our belt, having successfully completed the replacement of the public address and voice alarm systems at the (formerly named) Arena Birmingham. The old systems were replaced with Bosch Praesideo EN54 compliant systems communicating via a site-wide optical network installed and designed by BLA. Utilita Arena […]

Giving Back this Season

Our Director’s daughter Arya demonstrated a remarkable act of kindness this Christmas season through her idea of a Reverse Advent Calendar.2020 has been a difficult year for all, and after speaking with her parents about the struggles some families face, Arya was inspired to help.Rather than receiving, a Reverse Advent Calendar is Arya’s initiative to […]

Why is my speaker making strange noises?

Loudspeaker interference: Time to be Clear It’s a buzzkill when loudspeakers suffer interference or distortion. More often than not, we assume the fault lies with the speaker—after all, they’re the ones emitting the sound! But this isn’t usually the case. In this post, we’ll try to help you identify/troubleshoot the source of your speaker disruption […]

When is a PAVA System required?

When is a PAVA System required? When is a PAVA system required? When you think of alarms, vocal recorded broadcasts probably don’t enter the equation. Many of us exist in the belief that alarms emit high-pitched tones in the event of emergencies. Still, as technology’s evolved and the population has grown, it’s become a recognised […]

Traffic Noise Assessment

Traffic Noise Assessment B L Acoustics were commissioned to carry out a Calculation Road Traffic Noise (CRTN) survey at a depot in Slough. There is currently a planning agreement for the redevelopment of the site’s existing vacant car park and the trans-shipping facility there.The distribution centre and head office in Slough has a reasonable level […]