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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HAWAII OFFICE
Serving the Pacific Rim
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INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED ACOUSTICAL CONSULTING
Celebrating Exceptional Acoustical Design for Over 40 years
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Theatre Programming and Design
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
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Build Reliable Telecommunications, Low Voltage Consulting, voice Paging System Design, Structured Cabling, Wireless Networks Design, Video Surveillance Systems, Master Clock Systems, Public Announcement (PA) Systems, CATV Distribution System, Conference Room Design, Performing Arts Audio System Design, Page show relay systems, etc
EDUCATION
The Pursuit of Knowledge is a Lifelong Journey

We Provide the Tools to Support Your Goals
DLAA - D L Adams Associates Consultants in Acoustics for all types of Hospitality projects. DLAA provides acoustical consulting and audio-visual systems design for hospitality facilities, including hotels, meeting centers, conference centers, spas, and restaurants.
CORPORATE ▫ COMMERCIAL
Cost Effective Acoustical Solutions for All Business Needs
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Consultants in Healthcare Acoustics, Noise Control, Sound masking, HVAC Noise Levels and Noise Barrier Between spaces for all Healthcare needs
HEALTHCARE
Acoustics for all Healthcare Environments
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES specializes in noise impact assessments, comprehensive sound surveys, noise monitoring, occupational noise, transportation noise, aggregate noise assessment
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
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Acoustical consultants and engineers design acoustics for, Noise Control, sound isolation, acoustic privacy, HVAC Noise for all High-Rise Residential needs
HIGH-RISE MIXED USE RESIDENTIAL
Acoustical Consulting For High-Rise Residential
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SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENT
Celebrating 40 Years as Acoustical Consultants
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Acoustical consultants and engineers design acoustics for, Noise Control, sound isolation, acoustic privacy, HVAC Noise for all government agencies, and civic needs
GOVERNMENT ▫ CIVIC
Acoustical, Audio Visual & Low Voltage Consulting For Government Agencies, And Private Corporations
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Performing Arts - Cultural Planning and Design
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, audio video, 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, Colorado, and Kailua, Hawaii; we serve our international clients and projects.

Services

Acoustical Consulting ▪ Theatre Consulting ▪ AV-LV Consulting
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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
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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
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DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Build Reliable Telecommunications, Low Voltage Consulting, voice Paging System Design, Structured Cabling, Wireless Networks Design, Video Surveillance Systems, Master Clock Systems, Public Announcement (PA) Systems, CATV Distribution System, Conference Room Design, Performing Arts Audio System Design, Page show relay systems, etc.

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
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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

PORTFOLIO

Acoustical Consulting ▪ Theatre Consulting ▪ AV-LV Consulting
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Consultants in Acoustics, Noise Control, Sound masking, HVAC Noise Levels and Noise Barrier Between Workspaces for all commercial and corporate needs
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Build Reliable Telecommunications, Low Voltage Consulting, voice Paging System Design, Structured Cabling, Wireless Networks Design, Video Surveillance Systems, Master Clock Systems, Public Announcement (PA) Systems, CATV Distribution System, Conference Room Design, Performing Arts Audio System Design, Page show relay systems, etc.
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DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Acoustical consultants and engineers design acoustics for, Noise Control, sound isolation, acoustic privacy, HVAC Noise for all government agencies, and civic needs
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Acoustical consultants and engineers design acoustics for, Noise Control, sound isolation, acoustic privacy, HVAC Noise for all sports and entertainment venue acoustics needs sports and entertainment venue acoustics design, noise control and vibration control for over 40 years
DLAA, D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES, high rise mixed use residential acoustical consulting, USA
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D L Adams Associates is an independent acoustical consulting firm specializing in environmental noise, noise impact assessments, comprehensive sound surveys, noise monitoring, occupational noise exposure mapping and assessments, transportation and traffic noise assessments, real-time long term noise monitoring, aggregate operations noise assessment and monitoring and practical noise solutions for your project.
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Consultants in Healthcare Acoustics, Noise Control, Sound masking, HVAC Noise Levels and Noise Barrier Between spaces for all Healthcare needs

LEADERSHIP TEAM

David L. Adams founded DLAA | D.L. Adams Associates provides consulting and design services in acoustics, Theatre Design, AV and IT/telecommunications, with offices located in Denver, CO and Kailua, HI.

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.
D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES help architects and clients deliver successful healthcare projects with acoustics, vibration, AV, IT & security consulting for hospital facility design

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 video (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 DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATE acoustical consulting services to the A&E industry, contractors and developers for high-rise, condo and residential developments for over 40 years

Ben Bridgewater

Associate Principal ▪ VP
As Associate Principal-Vice President of DLAA with over 15 years of experience in acoustics, and audio-video (AV) design and implementation field.

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 Evans, Associate Principal, Vice President at DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES provide acoustical consulting and audio-visual systems design for all types of hospitality facilities, including hotels, spas, restaurants, meeting rooms, conference rooms, community centers, and conference centers.

Chris Evans

Associate Principal ▪ VP
As Associate Principal-Vice President of D.L. Adams Associates with over 25 years of experience in the theatre design and 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 AV design and acoustical consulting 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.




Director of Business Development DLAA Leo Nickel, Acoustic Lunch and Learns

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.

Affiliations

DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES specialize in noise impact assessments, comprehensive sound surveys, noise monitoring, occupational noise, transportation noise, aggregate noise assessment
AIA Acoustic lunch and learn
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES Acoustical consulting expertise in noise control, vibration. Whether rail, road or air, transportation
DLAA - D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES specialize in noise impact assessments, comprehensive sound surveys, noise monitoring, occupational noise, transportation noise, aggregate noise assessment
DLAA | D.L. Adams Associates provides consulting and design services in acoustics, Theatre Design, AV and IT/telecommunications, with offices located in Denver, CO and Kailua, HI.

LET'S START A PROJECT TOGETHER

Acoustical Consulting ▪ Theatre Consulting ▪ AV-LV Consulting

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... 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... 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...”

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. They were always available to help library staff with questions and definitely assisted our learning curve in a fast-paced project. We would be pleased to work with them again.”

Dail Barbour

Facility Manager – Teton County Library, Jackson, WY

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