WELCOME TO D. L. ADAMS ASSOCIATES Acoustical Consulting ◽ Theatre Consulting ◽ AV-LV Consulting
WELCOME TO D. L. ADAMS ASSOCIATES
Acoustical Consulting ▫ Theatre Consulting ▫ AV-LV Consulting
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ACOUSTICAL CONSULTING
Celebrating Exceptional Acoustical Design for Over 40 years
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THEATRE CONSULTING
Crafting Destinations For The Arts - Complete Services For all Performance Spaces
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AUDIO VISUAL & LOW VOLTAGE CONSULTING
Acoustic Engineering Sound and Communication Services
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EDUCATION
The Pursuit of Knowledge is a Lifelong Journey

We Provide the Tools to Support Your Goals
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CORPORATE ▫ COMMERCIAL
Cost Effective Acoustical Solutions for All Business Needs
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HEALTHCARE
Acoustics for all Healthcare Environments
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ENVIRONMENTAL ▫ INDUSTRIAL ▫ TRANSPORTATION
Minimize Your Environmental Noise Impact
D L Adams Associates provides Hospitality building Acoustics, Audio visual and Low Voltage consulting from sound & impact isolation, building design reviews for codes and LEED. DLAA provides industrial noise mitigation, environmental noise impact testing, and mitigation with emphasis on green building construction methodology, architectural acoustics, and mechanical systems.
HOSPITALITY
Creating Acoustically Excellent Destinations
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MULTI-DWELLING
Noise Control for Multi-family Buildings
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HIGH-RISE MIXED USE RESIDENTIAL
Acoustical Consulting For High-Rise Residential
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SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT
Celebrating 40 Years as Acoustical Consultants
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GOVERNMENT ▫ CIVIC
Acoustical, Audio Visual & Low Voltage Consulting For Government Agencies, And Private Corporations
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PERFORMING ARTS ▫ CULTURAL
Performing Arts - Cultural Planning And Design
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TRANSPORTATION ACOUSTICS
Audio Visual Systems ▫ Design Evaluations and Surveys ▫ Low Voltage Consulting Services

WELCOME to D.L. Adams Associates

Sound is Our Business

 

Since 1979 D.L. Adams Associates has provided acoustic, theatre design, audiovisual and low voltage consulting to 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, CO and Kailua, HI we serve our nationwide client-base and projects.

ACOUSTICAL CONSULTING

Architectural Acoustics
Performing Arts Acoustics
Auditorium acoustics
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

THEATRE CONSULTING

Theatre Programming, Planning and Design
Order of Magnitude Cost Projections
Seating and Sightlines Studies
Theatre Equipment Programming and Design
Page Show Relay
Performance Sound
Performance Lighting and Rigging
Performance Stage Machinery
Performance Systems Commissioning

AV & LOW VOLTAGE CONSULTING

Budget Planning
Performance Speaker Systems
Video Projection and Messaging
Video Conferencing
Signal Distribution
Project and Product Specification
Bid Qualification
IDF/ MDF Room Design
AV-LV Commissioning

Discover Great Acoustics

DLAA | D.L. Adams Associates has provided expert acoustical, theatrical, audio-visual, and low voltage 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 VISUAL DESIGN SERVICES

SERVICES

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Affiliations

LEADERSHIP TEAM

David Adams

David Adams

Principal ▪ President
Mr. Adams has more than 45 years of experience in the acoustical consulting field. He founded D. L. Adams Associates in 1979.

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.


Stephanie Adams-Ball

Stephanie Adams-Ball

Associate Principal ▪ VP
As Associate Principal/Vice President of D.L. Adams Associates with more than 25 years of experience, Stephanie has managed many projects involving acoustics, Audio Visual (AV), theatre programming and design, and advanced technology systems.

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.

Ben Bridgewater

Ben Bridgewater

Associate Principal ▪ VP
As Associate Principal with over 15 years of experience in the audio-video (AV) design and implementation field.

Ben has a comprehensive understanding of the design and construction process including 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 Evans

Chris Evans

Associate Principal ▪ VP
As Associate Principal and Vice President at D. L. Adams Associates with over 25 years of experience in the audio-video (AV) design and implementation field.

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.

Barry Luz

Barry Luz

Hawaii Division
Barry Luz is a Senior audio-video Consultant for D. L. Adams Associates, an audio visual design group in Kailua, HI. He has over twenty-five years of AV design and integration experience.

Barry began his career as a touring musician then transitioned into general AV design and integration.




Leo Nickel

Leo Nickel

Director of Business Development
Leo Nickel is Director of Business Development for D.L. Adams Associates U.S. offices, overseeing our marketing, business development and sales teams in North America.

Leo is tasked with developing sales of engineering and consulting services DLAA, D. L. ADAMS ASSOCIATES.

Contact Leo for proposals, lunch learns and to get to know DLAA.

ENDORSEMENTS

“D. L. Adams Associates is enjoyable to work with. They’re imaginative, creative.”

John Anderson

Principal – AndersonMasonDale Architects

“…Over the years we have worked on dozens of their (DLAA) designed projects, and I can unequivocally say that they put together well organized thoughtful and end-user friendly theatrical systems…”

Thomas Wilkowski

Systems Division – Barbizon Light

“Thank you so much for all of your consultation on the Matsuhisa project. The acoustics are fantastic, and the owner is so pleased! We look forward to working on our next project together.”

Sarah Broughton

Principal – Rowland + Broughton Architecture

“I have worked with D. L. Adams Associates on several projects including the Aurora Municipal Center (City Council Chamber is notable), Starz HQ, Re/Max HQ, and many other projects. They are creative, diligent, and provide professional service with a terrific outcome. D. L. Adams Associate’s design, AV and acoustic, perform.”

Deborah Barber

Principal – Barber Architects

“The French Hall Grand Opening celebration, the theater was showcased with people speaking, a choral concert, an auctioneer, a student jazz band, a Shakespearean performance, a professional classical pianist, and an Eagles tribute band. In all cases, the sound was clean and crisp... D.L. Adams Associates helped make the theater the showcase space for the building and the community that it was hoped to become.”

David Harman

Associate – AndersonMasonDale Architects

“D.L. Adams Associates recently assisted the Teton County Library with a major addition and remodel. Their attention to detail with both building issues and our upgraded AV installation was invaluable... We would be pleased to work with them again.”

Dail Barbour

Facility Manager – Teton County Library, Jackson, WY

“As audiovisual systems integrators, we have worked with D. L. Adams Associates on many projects over the years and find his specs and designs clear, complete and easy to bid. Their projects proceed smoothly and are finished and closed to everyone’s total satisfaction.”

Jack Emerson

President – Ceavco Audio-Visual

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