About Us

The Company

LCP is a successful acoustic consultancy based in Berkshire whose approach is to provide practical solutions to acoustic problems. Over the past 20 years, LCP has developed excellent working relationships with its clients which has helped to form its impressive reputation within the industry.

LCP are committed to ongoing investment and training and this is reflected by UKAS accreditation for PCT.

The Team

At LCP we are all about teamwork - this enables us to manage all projects, big or small, in the most efficient way possible. Our reputation of being able to deliver a reliable and friendly service, whilst always trying to accomodate project programme constraints, is important to us. We believe the way to maintain this reputation is through our team.

Read more about our team members below.

Mark Balsom

Associate Consultancy Director

Mark has been successfully leading the LCP team as Consultancy Associate Director for over 10 years and within this time successfully taken the team through UKAS accreditation for over 7 years. Having over 17 years’ experience in the industry, Mark's expertise covers a broad range of fields including architectural acoustics, noise and vibration control in mechanical services and transportation noise and vibration. Mark completed both the IOA Certificate of Competence in Environmental Noise Measurement and IOA Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control before completing an MSc in Acoustics and Noise Control in 2005 and gaining full membership with the Institute of Acoustics.

Jessica Niemann

Assistant Consultancy Manager / Acoustic Consultant

Following completing a BSc Music Technology (Audio Systems) Jess joined LCP in 2011 as a Graduate Acoustic Consultant and has since progressed to Acoustic Consultant and Assistant Consultancy Manager, where she assists Mark with the day to day operations. During her time at LCP she successfully completed the IOA Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control and gained Member of the Institute of Acoustics. Jess has also gained experience in a range of fields, including architectural acoustics and mechanical services noise, and has taken on some noteworthy projects.

Victoria Bond

Acoustic Consultant

Vicky came to LCP with 2 years’ experience in the acoustics industry, and since joining has progressed from Assistant Acoustic Consultant to Acoustic Consultant. Having already completed a BSc (Hons) Sound Engineering and the IOA Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control at Southampton Solent University she has also gained Member of the Institute of Acoustics (MIOA) in 2015, Vicky has been building on her experience and knowledge in both architectural and mechanical services noise consultancy.

 

 

 

 

Rob Martin

Acoustic Technician

Rob gained 3 years’ experience in acoustic product selection for Caice, before moving over to the LCP acoustic consultancy division looking for a more hands-on approach to acoustics. Since joining he has successfully completed the IOA Certificate of Competence in Environmental Noise Measurement, and the IOA Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control  and gained Associate Member of the Institute of Acoustics (AMIOA).

 

 

 

 

Sam Shapley

Assistant Acoustic Consultant

Since completing a BSc (Hons) in Sound Engineering Sam joined LCP with previous experience as an Acoustic Testing Technician, specialising in Building Acoustics. Sam has joined the team as an Assistant Acoustic Consultant looking to develop his knowledge and skills in the acoustics industry. Sam is currently attending the IOA Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control at Southampton Solent University.