Air and Acoustic Consultants is the combination of over 30 years of working experience within the environmental sector.

This combination brings together a variety of knowledge and experience including Research, Public Sector Environmental Protection, Private Sector Environmental and Transport Consultancy.

Our professional services include the assessment of air quality, noise and vibration with a primary emphasis on development planning and supporting our clients through the planning process. To complement this we also have extensive experience in the following services: Monitoring of both air pollution and noise, neighbourly matters, noise nuisance, permitting and expert witness.

Dave Sutton

Simon Grubb


David and Simon have worked together since 2013 and in 2018 set up Air and Acoustic Consultants Ltd, to deliver high quality environmental consultancy services specialising in noise, vibration and air quality assessments.

Air and Acoustic Consultants Ltd has a full in-house monitoring capability and extensive knowledge and experience in the leading environmental modelling software including the ADMS, Air Pollution Dispersion Model, and also the CadnaA noise propagation model.

David is a Chartered Environmentalist, a full voting member of both the Institute of Acoustics and the Institute of Air Quality Management, combining over 12 years’ public sector experience within Environmental Health and Environmental Protection before gaining extensive experience delivering environmental assessments and managing multidisciplinary teams within the private sector.

Simon is a full voting member of the Institute of Air Quality Management and has extensive experience of working within the private sector delivering environmental assessments, with further experience in Transport Planning and Town and Country Planning.