Road Noise Section

The section
  • Prepares technical and legislative documentation on road noise abatement and keeps abreast of the status of technology at national and international levels;
  • Responsible for approving environmental impact assessments and renovation plans for installations;
  • Fosters the training of members of federal and cantonal authorities, organisations and private consultants.

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Personnel

Sophie Hoehn

Sophie Hoehn
Position:
head of section
Responsibilities: Section management, road traffic noise
Tel.: +41 58 462 92 49
E-mail: noise@bafu.admin.ch

Dominique Schneuwly
Position: deputy head of section
Responsibilities: Quiet car tyres, quiet surfacing, Noise Awareness Day, project MfM-U
Tel.: +41 58 462 92 49
E-mail: noise@bafu.admin.ch

Marlène Dias
Responsibilities: programme agreements on noise, surfaces, guide to road noise, periodical surveys, improvements to roads
Tel.: +41 58 462 92 49
E-mail: noise@bafu.admin.ch

Michael Gerber
Responsibilities: noise calculation procedures, noise rating (noise emissions, noise exposure), improvements to roads, vibrations
Tel.: +41 58 462 92 49
E-mail: noise@bafu.admin.ch

Simon Steiner
Responsibilities: programme agreements on noise, surfaces, periodical surveys, Ecovehicle Project
Tel.: +41 58 462 92 49
E-mail: noise@bafu.admin.ch

Sarah Stéhly
Responsibilities: programme agreements on noise, surfaces, periodical surveys
Tel.: +41 58 469 70 85
E-mail: noise@bafu.admin.ch

Contact
Last modification 15.10.2019

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Contact

Federal Office for the Environment FOEN
Noise and NIR Division

Postal address
CH-3003 Bern

Location of our offices
Worblentalstrasse 68, 3063 Ittigen

Tel.: +41 58 462 92 49
Fax: +41 58 463 03 72

E-mail Noise
E-mail NIR

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