Category Archives: Land Remediation Design

EPG has a proven track record in the delivery of design solutions for the successful remediation of complex contaminated sites, combining technical expertise with an understanding of the associated practical constraints, legislative requirements and commercial demands.

More Gas Protection Validation Surveys

Since the publication last year of CIRIA Guide C735 (refer June 2014 news article),  which provides good practice guidance on the verification and integrity testing of gas protection systems; EPG has undertaken validation testing and verification surveys on numerous projects … Continue reading

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Gas Protection Design for New Leisure Centre in Downpatrick

EPG has produced a gas protection design for a new leisure centre in Downpatrick in Northern Ireland. The £13m development is scheduled to open to the public in November 2016 and the centre will feature a 25 metre swimming pool, … Continue reading

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Key Note Speaker at Australian EcoForum

At the end of October, EPG’s Technical Director, Steve Wilson, will provide a Key Note Paper at the Australian Land and Groundwater Association EcoForum at Gold Coast, Queensland on The Evolving Management of Risks Due to Ground Gas in the … Continue reading

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SUDS at White Hart Lane Community Sports Centre

EPG has designed a comprehensive sustainable drainage solution for S&C Slatter, specialist sports contractor at the redevelopment of the existing White Hart Lane sports complex in North London. The new facilities include a full-sized artificial rugby pitch, ten 5-A-Side pitches … Continue reading

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Sundon Landfill, Luton

The project required the delivery of a replacement gas abstraction system, leachate management and sustainable drainage scheme as part of the £10m restoration works to a large closed landfill.

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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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High frequency monitoring for LFG

EPG has recently presented a series of training courses on ground gas investigation and risk assessment for the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.

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Rigorous Gas Review Reduces Council Costs

EPG has recently advised a Local Authority in Scotland on the removal of gas monitors from houses affected by landfill gas migration. The monitors had been installed in over 30 houses in response to landfill gas migration.  The migration had … Continue reading

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Risk Based Framework For Aberdeenshire Council

EPG has been appointed by Aberdeenshire Council to develop a risk based framework for reducing the planning consultation zones around old small landfill sites.

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Alternative Method Of Gas Risk Assessment For Development Sites

Steve Wilson along with Geoff Card have been working on an alternative method of gas risk assessment for development sites.

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