United Kingdom and Ireland 1991-2000

Client & Country (UK unless stated) Description of Project 
Brecher Abram Pre-acquisition Phase I assessment of a manor house and grounds attached to a large mechanized arable farm
Nicholson Graham Jones Pre-acquisition Phase I assessment of an aeronautical wiring harness manufacturer in Swindon for a US buyer
MWH Pre-acquisition Phase I assessment of a printed circuit board manufacturer in Biggleswade for a N American buyer
Solvay Multi-stage delineation of free and dissolved phase organics in soils and groundwaters, development and implementation of remediation programme. Second stage 2-3 year expert support in a demerger dispute with former partner
Royal Insurance Selection and management of expert team to provide technical support for RI in a legal action with Coalite Chemicals opposing a claim under the insureds’ general liability policy (farmers loss of livelihood claim)
Security Capital, UK & W Europe Conducting pre-acquisition Phase I assessments (plus Phase IIs & asbestos surveys to quantify risks where necessary) on scores of properties (including Frigoscandia warehouses) in the UK & Western Europe
City &WE Properties Conducting pre-acquisiton Phase I assessments and asbestos surveys of occupied and empty office blocks and banks in the West End of London
Blagden Chemicals Pre-acquisition assessment of the operations, impact and management of a solvent recovery facility
Blagden Chemicals Pre-divestiture Phase I and II assessment of a chemicals handling, packaging and distribution facility with considerable pre-1939-1945 War history
AT&T, Ireland Compliance audit of the operations and management system of the facility (Bray) that included Occupational H&S and Ergonomics
Lucent Tech, Ireland Environmental, Health & Safety compliance audit.(Dublin)
General Electric, Ireland Phase I and II environmental compliance and impact assessment (Dundalk)
EAC Terraillon, Ireland Pre-acquisition Phase I assessment of the operations, management and impact of a bathroom scales manufacturing company (Sligo)
DOE (NI) Evaluation of the operations of the Dupont facility in the aftermath of a spillage incident that resulted in the release of an organic contaminant into the Class A Lough Foyle
Technetix Carrying out an Environmental Review and developing the company’s environmental management system. Gained SCEEMAS grant approval
NCR Compliance audit of the operations and management system of the Dundee plant that included Occupational H&S and Ergonomics
Camford Engineering Carrying out an Environmental Review and developing the company’s environmental management system. Auditing implementation progress and conducting environmental awareness raising training at five levels of management. Attend routine Steering Group meetings
Pre-Star Carrying out an Environmental Review and developing the company’s environmental management system. Auditing implementation progress one year later and conducting environmental awareness raising training
Camford Engineering Preparation of site specific registers of regulations for three operating facilities and a summary of environmental law
James River Corp. Pre-acquisition assessment of the operations, impact and management of two paper mills (N Ireland)
Vickers Property Services Various Phase IIs of property pre-divestiture including provision of site supervision during asbestos stripping and demolition. Developed a divestiture policy
British Coal Training of audit team involving the compliance auditing of deep mines and the subsequent development of an auditing approach and standard
Gripperrods Provision of expert support in a legal dispute between the company and the landlord in respect of the removal of an environmental indemnification clause in a lease 
Rolls-Royce MC Provision of support in the development of the company’s certified EMS including Steering Group attendance, waste minimisation programme and Phase II
Stanley Works Pre-acquisition Phase I assessment of a pre-construction new-build property on a former shipbuilding dock area
RSR (Dallas) Provision of technical support, including Phase I & II, in the successful purchase of a large secondary materials lead smelter in Derbyshire and six refinery and rolling mill sites in the UK and France from Shell
S J Berwin (lawyers) Provision of technical support, including Phase Is, in the successful purchase of nine leisure complexes in the UK, Austria, Spain and the Canary Islands
James Smith Estates Carrying out a full pre-acquisition Phase II site investigation and interpretation for an industrial park in The project also involved testing three underground storage tanks and associated fuel lines and the replacement of defective fuel lines
Henley Burrowes Ltd Involvement in the development of environmental risk control procedures for the application for an IPC authorisation for the proposed Waste to Energy plant 
Wilkinson & Associates  Completed a report entitled Environmental Law in England – An Introduction and Summary of Current Regulatory Policy and Practice in relation to the operation of oil distribution depots. This commission followed the completion the previous month of a similar report for Scotland
Solvay Reviewed the history and documentation associated with the remediation of contaminated groundwater at an operational manufacturing plant of Solvay to assist the environmental co-ordinator in challenging the need for a Mobile Plant licence