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Profile of Mihkel Toome

Name
Mihkel Toome
Position
Senior Engineer | Acoustics, Noise & Vibration
Email
Mikk.Toome@rwdi.com
Phone
+1.519.823.1311 x2075
Summary

Mikk is a senior engineer and project manager in our acoustics, noise and vibration group with over a decade of diverse project experience. His work with our clients has ranged from helping them refine the acoustic performance of venues such as lecture halls, atria and other public spaces, to working with clients to quantify and mitigate noise and vibration from subways, railways and machinery. Mikk continually seeks out opportunities to deepen his technical skills, whether by tackling difficult occupant-comfort challenges in existing buildings or by managing acoustic issues in new construction and renovations with comprehensive design solutions. 

An engineer who helps clients in diverse industries create acoustically comfortable environments

  • EDUCATION

    • Master of Science (Applied Acoustics), Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
    • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering), McMaster University, Canada
  • AFFILIATIONS

    • Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), Ontario
    • Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC), LEED AP
    • Member, Canadian Acoustical Association (CAA)
    • Member, Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
    • Member, Audio Engineering Society (AES)
    • Member, Institute of Noise Control Engineers (INCE)
    • Member, Canadian Advisory Committee to ISO-TC-43 – Building Acoustics
    • First Honours, 2011 Acoustical Society of America Student Design Competition in Architectural Acoustics
    • Regular presenter at international conferences and industry events 
  • SPECIALTIES

    • Acoustics
    • Design development
    • Field work and measurements
    • Health care facilities
    • Institutional buildings
    • Laboratories
    • Lecture halls
    • Multi-unit residential developments
    • Noise and vibration
    • Quality control
    • Site reviews
    • Structure-borne noise