Technical Activities:
Acoustical Society of America
  Tech Comm Architectural Acoustics
  North Carolina Chapter
   Chair 02-04
   Treasurer 96-98, 04-18
   Secretary-Treasurer 98-02
Institute of Noise Control Engineering

National Council of Acoustical Consultants
   Individual Member
   Board Member 2011-2018
   Member of Acoustics Task Group - Std. 189.1
      Design for High Performance Green Buildings



Joseph F. Bridger, MSME
Principal Consultant        (Printable Version)


Associate Principal
Director - Worship, School, & Performance Spaces

Primary consultant for architectural acoustics and building noise control problems, including room acoustics, isolation, and HVAC noise.

Field measurements and investigations especially in architectural acoustics and environmental noise.

Brings to his work the unique perspectives of a professional musician and strong talents in computer applications as well as his engineering training.

Has developed for the firm a wealth of programs, macros, and spreadsheets to aid in analysis and data processing.

Work on these tools as well as on many projects for clients has provided an excellent education in the underlying acoustical principles.

Joe has served on the Board of NCAC since 2011 representing Individual Members.

A past Chair of the North Carolina Chapter of the Acoustical Society of America now serving as Treasurer.

Active in ASHRAE especially in the update of the standard for the Design of High Performance Green Buildings

Has presented several papers to chapter meetings, and presented papers at national meetings of ASA NoiseCon and Internoise.

North Carolina State University at Raleigh
BSME - May 1993
MSME - December 2001
Graduate Specialization
in Acoustics and Noise Control