The noise impact study for the proposed SVC complex was conducted by Talaske | Sound Thinking, headquartered in Oak Park, Illi.
Talaske's Expertise and Experience
Talaske first opened in 1987 as the Chicago office of the Joiner-Rose Group. Talaske provides acoustics, noise control, audio and video consulting services to a wide variety of projects throughout the United States and abroad.
The Talaske consultancy practice is national and international in scope. Talaske has completed and currently has active projects throughout the USA. Talaske also has completed projects and has guided clients in China, Canada, Mexico and Ecuador.
With a broad array of acoustic and audio testing and measuring equipment as well as several computer-modeling platforms, the Talaske team is able to perform predictive analysis as well as measurements in the field. The team's decades of experience and ongoing research enables them to offer practical solutions to the most complex of acoustics, audio, and video challenges.
Talaske's outdoor and sports work includes these projects:
Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park, Chicago
Aurora RiverEdge Park and Pavilion, Aurora, Ill.
Tuscaloosa Amphitheatre, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Oak River Forest High School Football Stadium, Oak Park, Ill.
Chicago Bandits professional fast-pitch softball stadium, Elgin, Ill. (former location)
Northbrook Sporting Club, Grays Lake, Illinois
Park Place at Heathrow, Lake May, Florida
Park Ridge Community Center Natatorium, Park Ridge, Illinois
Women's Workout World, Chicago, Illinois
In addition, Talaske has provided noise control and acoustic isolation studies for:
Amoco Refinery, Whiting, Ind.
Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago
Behrenfeld Residence, Chicago
Canterbury on the Lake, Waterford, Mich.
Field Museum, Chicago
Gold Coast Galleria, Chicago
Molecular Biology Research Laboratory, University of Chicago, Chicago
Northbrook Sporting Club, Grays Lake, Ill.
Northwestern University Law School, Chicago
One Bloomingdale Place, Bloomingdale, Ill.
Orchestra Hall Noise Survey, Chicago
Orchestra Hall Construction Noise Survey, Chicago
Palos Community Hospital, Palos Heights, Ill.
Penny Plate of Illinois, Deerfield, Ill.
Tacoma Actor's Guild, Tacoma, Wash.
The Goodman Theatre, Chicago (with Wilson-Ihrig Associates)
Trenton Gibraltar Music Pavilion, Gibraltar, Mich.
Women's Workout World, Chicago
Vic Theatre, Chicago