The requirement to manage and control hazardous building materials is not only a legal requirement, but a moral one.
SLR is at the forefront of the industry. Our team of professionals are helping to improve standards, define best practice, drive legislative change and promote safe and effective methods of hazardous building material management.
How can we help?
Working in the industrial, commercial and domestic market, we can offer a broad range of services and a wealth of experience. We are acutely aware of the requirements and obligations under government and workplace health and safety legislations and can guide and advice our clients accordingly.
Our services include:
- Comprehensive suspect hazardous material / containment investigation services (asbestos, lead, PCB and universal waste)
- Abatement design, oversight and air monitoring services
- Indoor air quality (IAQ) contaminants assessment and remediation design
- Site specific management plans including operations and maintenance programs
- Structure condition / risk assessment
- Critical response for emergency works (ie. following fire/storm damage, the discovery of contaminated fill etc)
- Asbestos awareness and risk management training
- Centralised online HazMat registers
- NATA accredited reports for building material and asbestos dust samples
- Expert witness
SLR is NATA Accredited in Australia for Asbestos Fibre Counting, Volume Measurement (Air), and Asbestos Fibre Identification.
Our team includes
Manager of Building Sciences
As a Senior Project Specialist, Ryan's practice includes indoor air quality inspections, building material surveys involving the collection and laboratory submittal of suspect regulated or toxic materials, and design/monitoring services. He performs Phase I and Phase II Environmental Site Assessments and analysis and interpretation of industrial environmental compliance and permit-related information.
Mr. Fernet is a Professional Engineer and Connecticut Licenced Environmental Professional. Mr. Fernet has experience as an engineer in remedial design/remedial action programmes, site investigation, preparing construction specifications, decommissioning, decontamination and demolition (DDD) management, hazardous and PCB waste management and multimedia permitting in various sectors across the United States. He has prepared remedial designs, feasibility studies, and construction bid documents, served as Engineer-of-Record, and managed remedial activities at complex sites undergoing clean up and redevelopment under expedited schedules. Mr. Fernet has provided third-party review for agency negotiations on environmental clean up-related issues. He has developed and implemented TSCA PCB clean up plans in EPA Regions 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 9.
Principal Geotechnical Engineer
Eric has extensive expertise in subsoil investigations and foundation design, including field investigations for geotechnical and dam projects. He has over 32 years of dam engineering experience throughout New England, having been involved in nearly 100 projects varying in size and complexity. His experience includes stone masonry, concrete, earth embankment, and arch dams, and his services have covered all aspects of impoundment structure projects and related appurtenant structures.
Senior Project Consultant
David’s consulting experience includes undertaking numerous Hazardous Material & Asbestos Survey Assessments for Defence and State Governments, asbestos identification and bulk asbestos sampling, on site supervision for friable and non-friable asbestos removal works, visual clearance inspections, establishment of site laboratories for airborne asbestos fibre monitoring airborne for friable and non-friable asbestos removal works.