Project Experience

The following gives selected examples of Rob’s experience in major acoustic projects. In all cases he was responsible for providing advice on noise impacts to the client, and where necessary recommending appropriate control measures.


  • Western Sydney Airport Environmental Impact Statement
  • Brisbane Airport New Parallel Runway Environmental Impact Statement
  • Gold Coast Airport Runway Extension Environmental Impact Statement
  • Sydney Airport Master Plan
  • Precision Runway Monitor noise trial, Sydney Airport
  • Domestic Common User Terminal Noise Impact Study, Sydney Airport
  • Second Sydney Airport Environmental Impact Statement (1996)
  • Sydney Airport Noise Management Plan
  • ANEF contours for Melbourne Airport
  • ANEF contours for Brisbane Airport
  • Noise impact survey, Jandakot Airport


  • M2 Motorway
  • M4 Motorway widening
  • Eastern Distributor barrier design
  • Five Islands Bridge upgrading
  • Bulahdelah Bypass
  • Bookham Bypass
  • Pacific Highway, Karuah – Bulahdelah
  • Parramatta Rail Link – EIS and detailed design of vibration isolation
  • Perth MetroRail – detailed design of vibration isolation treatments
  • WestRail project, Hong Kong
  • London Underground noise level calculations
  • Rail noise measurement survey and development of rail noise database


  • 2EA Radio Studios
  • Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Sydney
  • Observatory Hotel, Sydney
  • Quay West Apartments, Sydney
  • BHP Eastern Gas Pipeline
  • Tomago Aluminium Plant
  • CSR Oberon Timber Processing Plant


  • Anvil Hill Coal Mine
  • Mount Arthur North Coal Mine
  • Mount Pleasant Coal Mine
  • Bulga Coal Mine
  • Ravensworth East Coal Mine
  • Penrith Lakes Quarry
  • Mt Flora Quarry
  • North Boambee Quarry