Pharmaceutical Noise Control

Much of OAA’s involvement with pharmaceutical manufacturing includes proprietary information that cannot be disclosed and is designated as “process noise control”.  We would be pleased to discuss your specific noise control problems confidentially.

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Danbury, Connecticut

  • Kilo Lab Expansion
  • Replacement Gen-Sets – 800 kW, 2000 kW
  • Generator Farm
  • Expansion of R&D Facility
  • Replacement of Cooling Tower
  • Expansion of Chiller Plant
  • REMP Project
  • Strobic Fan Installation
  • Abatement of new Dust Collector Sound Emissions
Bristol Myers Squibb, Princeton, New Jersey · Devised noise control to reduce occupational exposure to glassware washing noise to below 80 dB.
Davlyn, Inc., Cranbury New Jersey · Process noise control.

Johnson and Johnson Consultations

  • Centocor, Malvern, Pennsylvania:  Process noise control.
  • Consumer Products, Royston, Georgia:  Engineered noise control for injection molding operations.
  • Ethicon, Somerville, New Jersey:  Process noise control consultation.
  • McNeil Consumer Products, Fort Washington, Pennsylvania and Las Piedras, Puerto Rico:  Developed methods to reduce noise of packaging/filling operations.
  • Neutrogena, Los Angeles, California:  Process noise control.
  • PSGA, Raritan, New Jersey:  Surveyed employee noise exposure in pharmaceutical production and packaging and recommended techniques for mitigation.
  • SANPRO, Bangkok, Thailand:  Engineered noise control features for production machinery.
  • Skillman, New Jersey:  Worked with J&J engineering to incorporate noise reduction into machine guarding.  Collaborated in development of DVD illustrating specific noise control principles and techniques.
  • Vistakon, Jacksonville, Florida:  Identified methods to reduce noise from production machinery based on acoustical measurements.
Novartis, Suffern, New York · Conducted packaging plant noise survey to produce a sound map of facility.  Recommended noise mitigation at several machines.
OraSure Technologies, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania · Recommended noise control techniques for packaging and ultrasonic welding.
Par Pharmaceuticals, Spring Valley, New York · Designed noise control measures for environmental noise emissions.
PF Laboratories, Little Falls, New Jersey · Process noise control.
Rhodia, Lakewood, New Jersey · Identified methods of controlling sound emissions from pharmaceutical manufacturing facility to residences.
Schering Plough, Kenilworth, New Jersey · HVAC community noise control.  Prepared analysis for planning board applications for new buildings.  Investigated and mitigated community noise complaints.
Pharmaceutical noise control

Sidmak Laboratories (Pliva, Inc.), East Hanover, New Jersey

Sidmak Laboratories (Pliva, Inc.), East Hanover, New Jersey ·  Coordinated with A/E to design and integrate extensive mitigation measures into new building near residences to meet the stringent local noise ordinance.

Synthes, Brandywine, Pennsylvania · Identified methods to modify manufacturing space to control noise.