Cedrick Frank Associates (CFA) was founded in 1989, in Dallas, Texas, as a Corporation Registered in the State of Texas. From its inception, Cedrick Frank Associates was established as a M/DBE firm specializing in acoustics and multimedia systems design. Design recommendations are provided for audiovisual systems, sound reinforcement systems, multimedia systems, open office acoustics and room acoustics. CFA’s design recommendations span a wide range of projects, from quick, informal designs requiring problem-solving sessions to projects requiring in-depth programming, planning and construction documentation.
With the progression of technology and it's role in multimedia CFA now provides design recommendation for data and telecommunication systems. In addition to this we also provide design services for video surveillance and access control.
The ability to effectively and accurately respond to a client’s needs - whether straightforward or complex - in a timely, efficient manner is an important aspect of our work. This, combined with a solid familiarity with current problem solving techniques, are what we believe establish us as a practical, progressive and well-balanced firm.
Our goal as an acoustical consulting firm is to provide our clients with the systems that meet their needs both aesthetically and functionally, while recognizing the potential for future expansion and enhancement. In order to obtain our goal, close attention is given to client interest, project coordination, and issues involving, project cost, timely delivery and design details.
At CFA our tasks involve careful assessment, planning, coordination, design and cost control on every project. Each project is approached with a pragmatic concern for system efficiency and ultimate constructability. We believe that our knowledge in our design fields assure user-friendly system design, considerations of spatial configuration and integration with other facility systems and building architecture.