Since 1979 D. L. Adams Associates has provided acoustic, theatre design, and audio video consulting to the design and construction industry.
We believe that a building’s architecture should embody the acoustical elements essential to the technical and aesthetic success of each project and each performance.
With offices in Denver, Colorado, and Kailua, Hawaii; we serve our international clients and projects.
Performing Arts Acoustics
3d Acoustical Modeling
Audio Systems Modeling and Design
Mechanical Noise and Vibration Control
Recording and Broadcast studio Design
On-Site Testing and Analysis
Expert Witness Testimony
Order of Magnitude Cost Projections
Seating and Sightlines Studies
Theatre Equipment Programming and Design
Page Show Relay
Performance Lighting and Rigging
Performance Stage Machinery
Performance Systems Commissioning
Performance Speaker Systems
Video Projection and Messaging
Project and Product Specification
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DLAA | D. L. Adams Associates has provided expert acoustical, theatrical, and audio-video consulting services to design professionals, building owners, developers, and facility users since 1979.
Our portfolio is a history of outstanding acoustics developed with great teams of designers and engineers.
ACOUSTIC CONSULTING SERVICES ▪ THEATRE DESIGN SERVICES ▪ AUDIO VIDEO DESIGN SERVICES
CHUNG TAI ZEN CENTER, Boulder, CO
The Chung Tai Zen Center is a 25,000 SF Buddhist meditation center consisting of a main sanctuary building and a […]
AZURE ALA MOANA, Honolulu, HI
Azure Ala Moana, completed in 2021, is located in the Midtown area of Ala Moana. The 41-story high rise condominium […]
CASA CRESTA, Aspen, CO
This stunning 14,222 SF private residence is perched on the top of a ridge on Aspen’s Red Mountain. DLAA provided […]
STAN SHERIFF CENTER, Honolulu, HI
The Stan Sheriff Arena project included a complete overhaul of the outdated and failing AV system. DLAA worked closely with […]
THE JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER OF OMAHA, Omaha, NE
This 20,000 SF performing arts renovation and addition to The Jewish Community Center of Omaha included a complete renovation of […]
THE MISSION BALLROOM, Denver, CO
D. L. Adams Associates provided acoustical consulting services utilizing predictability modeling software to optimize the the acoustic performance of The […]
MYSTIC LAKE CASINO AND CONVENTION CENTER, Prior Lake, MN
DL Adams Associates provided audio and video system design and acoustical consulting for the convention center.
MIAMI BEACH CONVENTION CENTER, Miami Beach, FL
DL Adams Associates provided the design of all low voltage systems, including AV systems, IPTV, telecom and infrastructure, video surveillance and access control, as well as design input for room acoustics, sound isolation, and mechanical system noise control.
REGIONAL CORPORATE CAMPUS, Dallas, TX/Austin, TX
These state-of-the-art facilities support multi-camera recording and production suites, post-production edit suites, and centralized control rooms.
Under his leadership, DLAA has become the pre-eminent acoustical consulting organization in the United States, with over 7,500 projects on six continents to its credit.
She provides a comprehensive acoustical design approach and is responsible for programming and the coordination of project designs that integrate all the functional requirements of the users.
As an acoustician, Ben has a comprehensive understanding of AV design documentation, audio-video project management, costing, and order of magnitude cost projections, AV project implementation, AV construction administration, and AV system commissioning.
Chris is a senior consultant who has expertise in every aspect of a project, including cost projections, design, sound engineering, acoustic systems integration, AV systems installation, programming, management, and commissioning.
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Acoustical Consulting ▪ Theatre Consulting ▪ AV-LV Consulting
Principal – AndersonMasonDale Architects
Systems Division – Barbizon Light
Principal – Rowland + Broughton Architecture
Principal – Barber Architects
Associate – AndersonMasonDale Architects
Facility Manager – Teton County Library, Jackson, WY
We’re Hiring! Senior Acoustical Consultant
We are seeking an acoustical engineer to fill the position of Senior Consultant in our Kailua, Hawaii office. The successful […]
DLAA FRTC Environmental Assessment
To say it has been an exciting spring for the DLAA Hawaii team would be an understatement. DLAA traveled to […]
We’re Hiring! Acoustical Consultant
DLAA is seeking an acoustical consultant/engineer for a position in the firm’s Denver, Colorado or Kailua, Hawaii office. The ideal […]
Cheers to Giving
DLAA was honored to match employee contributions to the non-profit of their choosing. Our staff members donated to the following […]