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 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

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…

Marriott AC Hotel Portland Downtown

ABD Engineering & Design worked with SERA Design and Architecture to provide recommendations for room acoustics, noise isolation, and mechanical noise control throughout the hotel guest rooms, conference rooms, lobby,…

Peter Allen's Experience

  • Oakland Orthopedics – MRI SiteOakland, California
  • McCall – MRI Vibration SurveyMcCall, Idaho
  • Kaiser Permanente Salmon Creek – MRI Vibration StudyVancouver, Washington
  • Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside – MRI SuiteSunnyside, Oregon
  • Ya-Po-Ah Terrace – HUD Noise StudyEugene, Oregon
  • West End Surgical – Generator Noise ControlBeaverton, Oregon
  • 11th & Alder HyattPortland, Oregon
  • Jantzen ApartmentsPortland, Oregon
  • Science BuildingsAshland, Oregon
  • Sherwood Residential HealthcareSherwood, Oregon
  • Fort Gordon ClinicFt. Gordon, Georgia
  • Yukon-Kuskowkwim Health – Dr. Paul John Calricaraq CenterBethel, Alaska
  • Roof Top Unit Mechanical Noise-VibrationBeaverton, Oregon
  • Multnomah Village ApartmentsPortland, Oregon
  • The Round – Fitness Center AcousticsBeaverton, 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...