Specialists in Acoustics, Noise and Vibration

Colin Gordon Associates is recognized nationally and internationally for its work in the design of low-vibration and low-noise environments for technological buildings. CGA serves the a wide variety of organizations in the tech sector, including the semiconductor and optoelectronics industries, the biotech, pharma and medical communities, and the cutting-edge areas associated with nanotechnology. CGA provides to these sectors a selection of services ranging from sophisticated vibration and noise control to solution of more mundane problems that may arise.

The control of vibration in buildings poses some unique problems ranging from the selection of design criteria to the development of design details and specifications for structural and mechanical systems. The firm also works extensively in the more conventional areas of building and environmental noise and vibration studies. On many projects, the company serves as a member of the architect/engineer design team. On others, the company acts individually and directly with the president.

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