Projects

CLIENT

Wild Goose Storage, Inc.

SCOPE OF WORK

Design and supply of the acoustic envelope for one temporary and one permanent compressor building. An acoustic building ventilation system, silencers, pipe lagging, and acoustically treated equipment and personnel doors were also designed and supplied. The temporary building was later converted to an instrument air compressor building/warehouse. 

ACOUSTICAL REQUIREMENTS

Building designed to achieve: STC 47 NRC 0.92

NOISE SOURCES

Two (2) Caterpillar 3612 Engines complete with AJAX Superior compressors at 3335 BHp and 1000 rpm.

SILENCING SOLUTIONS

INNOVA’s Type E wall was used for both buildings.

UNIQUE PROJECT HURDLES

The station is located within a wild bird sanctuary, which required special attention to noise generated by the equipment. All acoustic work was done to comply with noise levels specified from negotiation between Wild Goose Storage, Inc. and the operators of the sanctuary.