Peter Allen

Peter AllenSenior Acoustical Engineer

Peter Allen, PE, INCE Bd. Cert. is the Senior Acoustical Engineer in Portland, Oregon, with a Master of Engineering degree in Acoustics from Pennsylvania State University, and over 20 years of experience. Along with his Professional Engineer's license in acoustics (PE) from the State of Oregon, Peter was awarded Board Certification by the Institute of Noise Control Engineering (INCE. Bd.Cert.). Peter is a nationally recognized expert in acoustics and vibration. Peter specializes in data acquisition, vibration-analysis, noise control, and environmental testing. Peter is also experienced in using advanced techniques including experimental modal analysis and acoustic holography to help solve problems for clients in multiple industries. In his personal time, Peter enjoys climbing, yoga, riding his motorcycle, and SCUBA diving.

Peter Allen's Projects

Vancouver Clinic Ridgefield

Vancouver Clinic 3 New or Expanded Facilities

ABD Engineering & Design worked with ZGF Architects to provide complete acoustical consulting services for the Vancouver Clinic expansion project at 3 locations. Salmon Creek: 100,000 SF Camas: 25,300 SF…
Sam Barlow High School Grand Stair 1

Sam Barlow High School Classrooms, Stadium, Performing Arts Center, Offices

ABD Engineering & Design worked with Opsis Architecture and the Gresham-Barlow School District to provide acoustical and audiovisual design of Sam Barlow High School. The school focuses on STEM and…
Tacoma General Hospital MRI Suite

Tacoma General Hospital MRI Suite Renovation and Expansion

ABD Engineering & Design worked with Clark Kjos Architects to conduct an MRI vibration study at the Tacoma General Hospital Multicare Regional Cancer Center. Our Professional Engineer and vibration expert…

Peter Allen's Experience

  • Bridgeport VillagePortland, Oregon
  • Kaiser Permanente – North Lancaster MOB – Sound Masking AssessmentSalem, Oregon
  • Kaiser Town Hall BuildingPortland, Oregon
  • Mooberry Elementary School – Chiller NoiseHillsboro, Oregon
  • Packaging AreaValley City, Utah
  • 119th St Vancouver Partition TestingVancouver, Washington
  • Treasury ResiliencySalem, Oregon
  • Kaiser Permanente Clackamas Eye Care MRIHappy Valley, Oregon
  • TriMet Columbia 10Portland, Oregon
  • Gym Noise IsolationPortland, Oregon
  • Bendix Relocation Noise and VibrationAvon, Ohio
  • Outdoor Chiller Noise ControlPortland, Oregon
  • Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Medical CenterClackamas, Oregon
  • Kaiser Town Hall BuildingPortland, Oregon
  • Kaiser Permanente – Clackamas Eye Care building – MRIHappy Valley, Oregon
  • Peter Allen's Blog Posts

    How Does Sound Masking Work

    How Does Sound Masking Work?

    Have you ever increased the volume of your music or television program to “drown out” your noisy neighbors? Or have you noticed how difficult it is to hear a conversation while eating in a busy restaurant? In both situations, sound from the “masker” (your...