Robert Tanen

Associate Consultant

Bob is a graduate of the University of Hartford with a B.S. Degree in Acoustics and Music. He has provided expert consultation on acoustical and sound isolation solutions for numerous clients in a wide variety of industries including hospitality, government, high-rise office and condominiums, educational facilities, and performance spaces such as auditoriums, recording studios, and theaters. Previous to Metropolitan Acoustics, Bob worked at Shen, Milsom, Wilke LLC, an Integrated Technologies, Communication, and Acoustic Consulting firm in New York City, where he provided building acoustics, environmental noise, and mechanical system noise/vibration control recommendations for a large variety of projects.

As a trained musician who has toured and recorded professionally, Bob brings his knowledge of music and the recording industry to his professional work. He is also a member of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA) and Audio Engineering Society (AES).

His consulting portfolio includes the following clients:

220 Central Park South Luxury Tower – New York, NY*
Canon Headquarters – Melville, NY*
Cokesbury Village Retirement Community – Hockessin, DE
Friends Select School, Blauvelt Theater – Philadelphia, PA
Hyatt Centric Philadelphia – Philadelphia, PA
JPMorgan Chase – New York, NY
Lotte Super Tower, Seoul, South Korea*
Manhattan Courts Master Plan – New York, NY*
Newport Marriott – Newport, RI*
Princeton Day School – Princeton, NJ
Princeton University – Princeton, NJ
Qatar Petroleum Complex Project, Ballroom – Qatar, UAE*
United Nations Renovations – New York, NY*
United States Department of State, Foreign Affairs Security Training Center – Blackstone, VA
University of Pennsylvania – Philadelphia, PA
Washington University at Saint Louis – St. Louis, MO

*Work completed with previous employer.