PIEK updates methods for measuring noise during loading and unloading of goods


 

An update to the PIEK standards of measurement for peak noise during loading and unloading has been published. PIEK scheme certification is applied to vehicles and equipment that can operate under 60dB(A) at a distance of 7.5m from the sound source, which makes products suitable for use in night-time deliveries without causing noise disturbance to residents. Developed in the Netherlands, the PIEK-standard has been adopted in several countries like the UK, France, Germany and Belgium. The latest update describes measurement […]