A new CTI Code, ATC-128, standardizing the measurement of sound from water-cooling towers was recently adopted. The highlights of this code will be reviewed. The implications of the code will be examined regarding current instrumentation that will and will not be acceptable along with techniques required but not explicitly stated in the Standard.

82-06: The New CTI Sound Code - Interpretation and Application

  • Tom Rose, Joiner-Pelton-Rose, Inc.