CSDA has been retained to provide acoustical consulting services for the UCSC Rachel Carson Dining Hall project. The new dining hall will be built to accommodate student demand as well as increase operational efficiencies and provide new amenities such as a performance bar, kitchen and bakery area. The project will achieve a minimum of LEED Silver certification and strive for Gold. CSDA’s scope of services includes room acoustics, sound isolation and MEP noise/vibration.


CSDA is providing acoustical consulting for the Mission Bay South Block 9. We are providing acoustical recommendations for the project to meet City and State code requirements. Our consulting includes an environmental noise study, schematic design review, design development review, construction document review, as well as assistance with permitting, bidding and negotiation assistance. Construction administration is also being provided. The project utilizes pre-fabricated residential modules and is designed to house formerly homeless individuals.

2015 TELEGRAPH AVENUE – High-Rise Residential Building

CSDA is providing acoustical consulting services for the High-Rise 2015 Telegraph Avenue project in Oakland. The eighteen-story building will have 112 multi-family units ranging from studios to 4 bedroom apartments. Our services include an environmental noise study, acoustical design input from Design Development through Construction Administration, and the preparation of a construction noise and vibration control plan.


CSDA is providing acoustical consulting services for the new Aster Mixed-Use Apartments project. The eight-story building will have 218 residential apartment units, as well as ground retail spaces. Our services include an Environmental Noise Study, Design Input (Schematic Design through Construction Documents) and Construction Administration.


CSDA was retained to perform acoustical consulting services for Phase I of the 500 Kirkham Street project in Oakland. The project consisted of the new construction of three buildings containing 1,032 units with flex spaces and retail spaces at the ground floor. Our Phase I services address Building One and Two with a total of 610 units.

Our acoustical consulting services includes an environmental noise study, schematic design input, design development acoustical review, and construction documents input. In addition, Construction Administration support will be provided.