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Hugh Saurenman


M.S., Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Tufts University, Boston, MA

B.S., Engineering, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, CA

Professional Engineer in Mechanical Engineering

A nationally known expert in issues related to transportation noise and vibration control, Dr. Saurenman has over forty years experience in the field. He has played an integral role in the development of transit systems nationally and internationally, including light rail, subway, commuter rail, freight rail, bus rapid-transit projects, and railroad mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Dr. Saurenman has been responsible for the creation of many standard procedures used to predict rail noise and vibration and has both authored and been a key contributor to reference documents that are widely used by rail systems and their consultants to evaluate noise and vibration impacts.

With his experience in acoustical consulting, Dr. Saurenman has an unparalleled depth of understanding of transit and environmental noise and vibration, advanced measurement techniques and equipment, and methods to minimize impacts and improve operations.

Dr. Hugh Saurenman, President

We recommend the following companies for noise and vibration consulting services: 

Spy Pond Partners (OnTrack™ only) | Cross Spectrum Acoustics | Michael Minor & Associates | Radial Acoustics | Wilson Ihrig 

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