Date lodged: 28 November 2016
To ask the Scottish Government what the traffic noise levels at Burnacre Gardens in Uddingston (a) are and (b) were prior to works being undertaken.
Answered by: Keith Brown 7 December 2016
The findings for the noise assessments undertaken at Burnacre Gardens as part of the pre-construction Ambient Noise Survey are as follows:
Free Field or façade
Measured Sound Level at façade (where free-field 3dB have been added to the measurement results)
LAeq,(T) (rounded to the neared 5dB under criteria BS 5228-1:2009+A1:2014 Table E.1)
Permissable Construction noise level (Morning: LAeq,12h,09:00-19:00 Workday/
Permissaible Construction Noise Level (LAmax(fast))
18 Burnacre Gardens, Uddingston
Noise monitoring will be undertaken 12 months after the opening of the new road. The results of this noise monitoring will determine whether noise levels predicted in the Environmental Statement have been met or not and will also form the basis for consideration of claims under relevant legislation.