Due to government health directives banning public gatherings to limit the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), all meetings to be held virtually until further notice. Please check this webpage for announcements related future Roundtable meetings. 

All activity of the SCSC Roundtable is currently suspended.  An update will be provided in the future on when activities may resume.

LA Times – Burbank Leader – February 18, 2020 – Noise monitors at Hollywood Burbank to go wireless

Posted on February 19, 2020


Noise monitors at Hollywood Burbank to go wireless

By ANTHONY CLARK CARPIO
FEB. 18, 2020 6:12 PM
Hollywood Burbank Airport will soon be updating its noise and flight-track monitoring systems to improve reliability.

The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority voted 8-0 on Tuesday to approve extending its contract with EMS Bruel & Kjaer Inc. through April 14, 2024, as well as upgrading the 20 noise-monitoring devices around the airfield to ones that have wireless internet capabilities.

Board member Vartan Gharpetian was absent.

The airport will be spending a one-time fee of $24,540 to upgrade all of the devices to have 4G wireless modems.

Additionally, the annual fee for Bruel & Kjaer’s services and maintenance of the noise and flight monitors will go up to $119,822 from $105,422, according to a staff report.

Mark Hardyment, director of transportation and environmental affairs at Hollywood Burbank, said…

 

Close window