Richard King joins Capita Symonds’ Acoustics team

16 November 2011

Richard King has joined Capita Symonds’ Acoustics team as Principal Consultant.

Richard has six years experience as an acoustic consultant working on projects including student accommodation, recording studio design, leisure centres, commercial offices, hospitals and schools.  He has also dealt with noise issues relating to planning, construction noise, licensing and noise at work assessments.

Prior to this Richard worked for the Ford Motor Company as a multimedia acoustic engineer, and designed experimental radar systems for BAE Systems.  He is also an APMP qualified project manager, having worked at the Transport Research Laboratory on a number of Department for Transport and Highways Agency projects relating to noise barriers, traffic vibration, and vehicle and tyre noise.

Richard will be responsible for the acoustic design on schemes including the Stratford Island University Campus; offices at 1 Threadneedle Street; the Heritage Place development in Nigeria; and a number of educational schemes.