Category Archives: Gas Protection Measures

Pinewood Studios – Gas Pressure Alleviation Design

EPG has recently been employed by Sir Robert McAlpine to design a gas pressure alleviation system for two landfill cells which are being developed for Backlot use as part of the expansion of Pinewood Studios in Slough, Berkshire.  The system … Continue reading

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New CIRIA Guidance on Testing and Verification of Gas Protection Systems

Steve Wilson, Technical Director of EPG Ltd, Mick Corban of MEC Consultants, Hugh Mallett and Louise Cox of Burro Happold have co-authored CIRIA Guide C735, which provides good practice guidance on the verification and integrity testing of gas protection systems.

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Poole – More than a kilometre of gas migration protection up to 10m deep

Vertase FLI is the contamination remediation contractor to Bellway Homes for a 8.75 hectare site at Verity Crescent in Poole, Dorset and has installed over 1100m of a gas cut off system designed by EPG.

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Gas Mitigation Design for Balfour Beatty at York Park and Ride

Balfour Beatty Construction Services has been employed by City of York Council as Design and Build Contractor for construction of the proposed Askham Bar Park and Ride Facility in York. The site is a former landfill and one of the … Continue reading

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Retro-Gas Risk Assessment assists client in property divestment

EPG was appointed to assess permanent gas risks associated with a suite of offices located in Epsom, Surrey.  The office accommodation was constructed in 1990, on the site of a former clay pit which was subsequently utilised as a landfill … Continue reading

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Waterproofing Design and Hydrocarbon Vapour Risk Assessment at City University

EPG has been appointed to design a waterproofing system by Volker Laser, a division of the Volker Group specialising in waterproofing and concrete repairs. The project is an expansion of City University in Bastwick St, London and includes a complex … Continue reading

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Gas Protection Integrity Testing for Carillion

EPG has been appointed by Carillion plc to undertake integrity testing of a gas membrane laid beneath floor slabs at the new Falinge Park High School, which is part of the Rochdale BSF programme.

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Steve Wilson: Expert Witness

Steve Wilson, EPG’s Technical Director, has gained the Legal Experience Training Advanced Professional Award in Expert Witness Evidence and is accredited by Edexcel at Masters Level.  In order to achieve this Steve has covered Law and Practice,  Written Evidence – … Continue reading

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Gas Risk Assessment: Great Yarmouth

Sarah Mortimer, our newest member of staff,  has got off to a flying start with one of her first projects – a gas risk assessment for a former landfill at Gapton Hall in Great Yarmouth.

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Galliford Try at Warwickshire Shopping Park

EPG has been commissioned to design a sustainable drainage system and landfill gas mitigation measures for SEL Environmental Ltd under a design and build sub-contract package to main contractor Galliford Try on a new £50m retail complex at Binley near … Continue reading

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