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OUR Services

Acoustics

We provide acoustic consulting services across a wide variety of industries and institutions.

Vibration

Construction vibration monitoring, micro-vibration for hospitals and labs, analysis, and design.

Our clients

A Small Sample Of The Companies We Have Worked With

Check out our latest work

Rowan University – Pfleeger Concert Hall

Pfleeger Concert Hall is an 800-seat concert hall in Wilson Hall at Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ.  It has been in continuous use since 1972.  Metropolitan Acoustics has performed various consultation services for this facility, and this time, we were …

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The Union League – Lincoln Hall

Project Type: Hospitality The Union League Lincoln Hall Architect: BLT Architects The Union League of Philadelphia has made its home in an elegant, Second Empire style brick and brownstone building in the heart of Philadelphia since 1865. In 1911, additions …

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St. Genevieve Parish

  Project Type: Worship St. Genevieve Parish Flourtown, PA Architect: Casaccio Architects Saint Genevieve School had been in existence in the Flourtown community since 1955. While the school thrived, they did so without a church and would hold daily Mass …

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Sea Isle City Bandshell

Project Type: Theaters & Concert Venues Sea Isle City Bandshell Excursion Park Pavilion Sea Isle, NJ Architect: Blane Steinman Architects In 2011, Sea Isle City, NJ embarked on a $14 million project to create a public corridor from the bay …

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Please Touch Museum

Project Type: Museum Please Touch Museum Memorial Hall Philadelphia, PA Client: NorthStar Advisors The Please Touch Museum needed a new home and Memorial Hall needed a new tenant. A fitting name – the museum is geared toward children ages seven …

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Paseo Verde

  Project Type: Multi-Family Paseo Verde Philadelphia, PA Architect: Wallace Roberts & Todd, LLC Paseo Verde is a mixed use and mixed-income residential complex located close to the Temple University SEPTA rail station in Philadelphia. There are two condo buildings …

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About US

Metropolitan Acoustics, LLC is an acoustics and vibration consulting firm based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The firm was founded in 1990 by the current President, Felicia Doggett. In the firm’s 29-year history, we have consulted on over 2,800 projects.

LATEST NEWS

MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS

May 2022 Newsletter: Ocean Noise Pollution

It’s May, and beach season is almost here! To humans, swimming in the ocean is a well-deserved vacation, but to marine animals, the ocean is home. Most people know that trash and chemical pollutants can harm ocean wildlife, but did you know that noise pollution is also a problem in the ocean? Read on to learn how animals are affected by ocean noise pollution.

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Felicia Runs Broad St. Run

On Sunday, May 1st, 2022, Philadelphia held its 42nd annual Broad Street Run. This 10-mile, point-to-point course runs from North Philadelphia to the Philadelphia Navy Yard on the Delaware River waterfront in South Philadelphia (this year ended on Pattison Ave due to Navy Yard construction)

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AWARDS

INCE-USA Distinguished Noise Control Engineer Award Winner!

It is with great joy that Metropolitan Acoustics would like to announce that our very own CEO Felicia Doggett has been awarded the 2022 Lang Award at INCE-USA, which is for Distinguished Noise Control Engineer! This award recognizes individuals who …

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MONTHLY NEWSLETTERS

April 2022 Newsletter: Pickleball

Sports are an important part of American culture, at both professional and amateur levels of play, but they can present acoustic issues. Residents who live near courts and fields are often disturbed by the sounds of basketballs pounding on the pavement, whistles on the football field, or the crack of a base hit. A new sport, pickleball, is dominating the sports scene in many places across the country, with a two-year growth rate of almost 40% and up to 4.2 million players in 2021. Despite its popularity, it tends to generate many noise complaints from nearby residents. Read on to learn more about this banging sport and what can be done.

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NEWS

In-House Staff Promotions

We’ve had some exciting promotions here at Metro for our hard working Consultants. We are pleased to announce the following:

Bryan Cranage – Associate Principal

Graham Everhart – Senior Consultant

Alex Aquila – Full Consultant

Jack Johnson – Associate Consultant

Ethan Savage – Associate Consultant

Congratulations Everyone!!!

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Coxe Avenue Outdoor Music Venue

Felicia was on vacation in Asheville, NC a couple of weeks ago, and had an opportunity to stop by one of our projects there – an outdoor music venue on Coxe Avenue, affectionately named Rabbit Rabbit . Metropolitan Acoustics was involved in creating sound propagation models throughout the surrounding Asheville neighborhoods for the live music that is performed there. More recently, we helped design a permanent stage structure that will be installed soon. If you’re in Asheville this summer, make sure to catch an outdoor concert at Rabbit Rabbit!

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