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The Octave Acoustics team has a depth of experience with infrastructure work having demonstrated competence in all key areas ranging from hands-on fieldwork and analysis through to project control, design coordination and presentation to panels.

Our story

Octave Acoustics is  a consultancy specialising in acoustics, noise and vibration. The company was founded in 2016 and operates from offices in Sydney and Melbourne. Octave Acoustics is a member of the peak body for acoustic consultants, the Association of Australasian Acoustical Consultants (AAAC).

We have a passion for delivering innovative and pragmatic solutions whilst drawing on the depth of our comprehensive expertise and specialist experience within the industry.

Octave Acoustics provides advice that is practical and consistent with your language and needs. We understand the complexity of project documentation and competing requirements and have invested significant time into following up the outcomes of our designs on previous projects. This investment allows us to provide balanced advice and services that are cost effective and buildable.

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See our latest work

Commercial Offices

101 Moray

101 Moray incorporates seven levels of office and retail space with high end business and lifestyle amenities throughout. Tenant well-being was at the forefront of the planning and design strategy and this is reflective throughout every level. Octave Acoustics was engaged to provide comprehensive acoustic consultancy to the town planning, documentation and construction stages of this project.

Retirement Living

Bowden Brae Stage 2, Normanhust

Octave Acoustics delivered construction certificate and construction stage acoustic consultancy to Stage 2 at Uniting Bowden Brae for Taylor Construction. The project delivered 101 apartments over three buildings. We worked closely with Taylor Constructions to ensure that Uniting's exacting acoustic requirements were satisfied.

Hotel & Serviced Apartments

Oakwood, Southbank

Oakwood, Southbank in Melbourne is a 40-story luxe hotel. Octave Acoustics was engaged to provide comprehensive acoustic consultancy services to all stages of the project. A particular point of interest in our design is the floating acoustic slab installed throughout level 39. This slab protects guest rooms below from significant floor impact and airborne noise generated by the bar and restaurant above.

Environmental Acoustics

Wine Machine Music Festival

Octave Acoustics is engaged by Rochford Wines to provide music noise monitoring for its regular live music events in the Yarra Valley. The task involves remote noise monitoring at surrounding noise sensitive receivers whilst accounting for variation in noise propagation associated with atmospheric conditions.

Transport Infrastructure

Melbourne Metro Early Works

The $10.9 billion Metro Tunnel will deliver twin nine-kilometre tunnels and five new underground stations at Arden, Parkville, CBD North, CBD South and Domain, creating a new dedicated pathway through the city for two of Melbourne’s busiest rail lines. Octave Acoustics was engaged by John Holland as independent peer noise reviewer for the Metro Tunnel Early Works, the first package of works.

Mixed Use Development

The Malt District

Octave Acoustics has been engaged by Caydon Property to deliver acoustic consultancy to this complex project. Our scope for the site has included town planning assessments and reports, provision of expert evidence, development of design documentation, construction stage services and post construction verification testing.

Hotel & Serviced Apartments

Hyatt Centric Melbourne

Octave Acoustics was engaged by Little Projects and Hickory to provide comprehensive acoustic consultancy to the documentation and construction of the new Hyatt Centric Hotel in the CBD of Melbourne. The project involved the delivery of 277 guestrooms, ball rooms, an indoor pool, gym, spa and other guest amenities over 25 levels.

Companies we have worked with

Acoustic Consultancy involves delivery of noise and vibration services to a broad range of projects and firms. Some of our valued clients include: