Erich Thalheimer to Manage Acoustics/Vibration Efforts at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

2016.0404.Nwy.Erich ThalheimerErich Thalheimer has been named national technical specialist for acoustics and vibration at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services firm.

In his new position, Mr. Thalheimer will assist acoustics and vibration staff at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, with responsibility for resource management and technical excellence. An acoustical engineer with 30 years of professional experience, he has been with WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff for 20 years, coming on board in 1996 to manage the noise control program for the Central Artery project in Boston. Other major accomplishments include developing the FHWA’s construction noise model (RCNM) and writing the New York City construction noise regulation.

Mr. Thalheimer is an award-winning, recognized leader in the acoustical industry, is board certified by the Institute of Noise Control Engineering, has authored over two dozen technical papers, and is a frequent presenter at professional noise and vibration society conferences.  He received a B.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is a member of the Institute of Noise Control Engineering, National Council of Acoustical Consultants, and the Transportation Research Board.

About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff

WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.