Contaminated Land Assessment

Value engineering and deliverability are key to brownfield regeneration projects and we provide strategic advice at all stages to enable our clients to bring contaminated sites back into sustainable use.

Our team of specialists use the latest risk assessment techniques and advise on site remediation strategies and technologies to deliver ‘smart’, cost effective and pragmatic solutions to reduce environmental liability and maximise value. These skills are coupled with engineering expertise to deliver the right level of advice at the right project stage, helping deliver effective ground engineering solutions. Our bespoke, innovative and commercially minded approach is backed by site monitoring and supervision to deliver dependable validation verification and aftercare planning.

Waterman provides expert land quality consultancy services at all stages of a site’s life-cycle from pre-acquisition to dispose. Our services include:

  • Bespoke desktop studies
  • Portfolio due diligence and risk screening
  • NPPF and EPA Part2a specialist
  • Comprehensive intrusive site investigations ranging from £2-3,000 to £500,000+
  • Generic and detailed risk assessment using the latest models and guidance to evaluate liabilities accurately and cost effectively
  • Environmental chemistry and groundwater modelling
  • Geotechnical assessment and reporting
  • Remediation technology options appraisal and design
  • Contract procurement and administration
  • Construction monitoring and validation
  • Environmental Management Plans (EMP)
  • Waste Materials management advice, hazard assessments and waste classification assessments
  • Materials Management Plans and Qualified Person approvals in accordance with the Definition of Waste: Code of Practice management advice, waste soils assessments and site waste management plans
  • Compliance auditing
  • Verification Reports and discharge of statutory obligations
  • Resident Engineer, site decommissioning and reclamation management
  • Land Condition Records
  • Asbestos in Soils risk assessment and management services
  • Environmental Permit applications
  • Ground gas and vapour monitoring
  • Bespoke ground gas and vapour risk assessments
  • Specification of ground gas and vapour protection measures
  • Expert Witness.