Kevin A Worthington

Kevin A Worthington


BSc(Hons) CEng MIMechE MIOA MEWI FIDiagE – Director

Founder and Director of Acoustic & Engineering Consultants Limited, and worked as a Consulting Engineer since 1985. Primary experience includes industrial and environmental noise and vibration assessment; product noise testing and acoustic design and prediction. Experienced expert witness in noise induced hearing loss and vibration related injury litigation and environmental/planning noise. Extensive experience in working as Single Joint Expert.

Email – kaw@aecltd.co.uk

Elaine Jones

Elaine Jones


Office Manager

Elaine has been with AEC for over 22 years and seen it grow into the Company it is today. She is responsible for all the secretarial and admin for the Company, her most challenging role being keeping the AEC team in check.

Email – evj@aecltd.co.uk

Andrew Burke

Andrew Burke


BSc (Hons) MIOA(D) – Director

Andy graduated from the University of Salford in 1999 and after spending a year as a graduate consultant with another consultancy moved to AEC in 2002. He is an experienced consultant able to cover all elements of the acoustic design for large projects including Cinemas, Residential, Offices, Schools, Colleges and Universities, Industrial and Healthcare developments amongst others. He has worked as a single and joint expert witness on Noise Induced Hearing Loss and other acoustics related claims. Andy is a full member of the Institute of Acoustics and holds its Post Graduate Diploma in Acoustics and Noise Control.

Email – agb@aecltd.co.uk

Peter Sacre

Peter Sacre


Peter Sacre BSc (Hons) MSc MIOA – Past Director

Peter has now retired from his post of Director at AEC but remains with the company in a part time advisory role. He has worked in the field of noise and vibration consultancy since 1972. He has a wide scope of experience in industrial, planning, environmental and building and architectural acoustics. Peter is past chairman of the North-west Branch Committee of the IOA.

Paul Knowles

Paul Knowles


BSc (Hons) MIOA – Senior Consultant

Paul has been an acoustic consultant with AEC since 2007. He has gained experience in pre-completion testing, and noise assessments of residential, education and industrial developments. and acoustic modelling with CATT.

Email – pjk@aecltd.co.uk

Ben Tomlin

Ben Tomlin


BSc (Hons) MIOA – Senior Consultant

Ben graduated from Salford University in 1999, and started working in the field of acoustics as an engineer working for several noise control manufacturers, working in Manchester and London. He moved to acoustic consultancy in 2006, at a large London based consultancy, and moved to AEC in 2008.

Email – bt@aecltd.co.uk

Ross Chamberlin

Ross Chamberlain


BSc (Hons) TechIOA - Graduate Consultant

Ross Joined AEC after completing his degree at De Monfort University, where his final year project included internal modelling of a music studio. He is currently studying for the Institute of Acoustics Post Graduate Diploma an Acoustics and Noise Control. Ross has already gained a good level of experience in environmental noise measurements, sound insulation testing and calculation methods relating to noise break-in from external sources .

Email – rdc@aecltd.co.uk

Matt Jones

Matt Jones


University Placement (Trainee Consultant)

Matt Joined AEC in 2017 for a year placement from his Audio Acoustics Masters / Degree course at the University of Salford. Matt has proven to be a capable member of the team and has already gained experience in environmental noise measurements, sound insulation testing and calculation methods relating to noise break-in from external sources. It is hoped that Matt’s employment with AEC can continue upon completing his studies .