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Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Managing residual risks of land contamination

The successful trading, development and regeneration of brownfield sites requires stakeholders to acknowledge and manage environmental risks effectively to realise the potential…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Two new guidance documents on ground gases

The RSK/NHBC “Guidance on evaluation of development proposals on sites where methane and carbon dioxide are present” is now available as a…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

New Construction Industry Scheme

On 6 April 2007 a new Construction Industry Scheme came into force. Though altered, the new CIS involves the same basic concept…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

BDA audited drilling operatives

The following is general wording suggested by BDA for all drilling operations:- Audited Land Drilling Operatives All drilling operatives (Lead Drillers and…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Age Discrimination Regulations

Members trying to come to grips with the Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 can find information on the Evesheds website www.eversheds.com. (Drill down…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Reinforced Fill

BS EN 14475:2006 establishes general principles for the construction of reinforced fill. It covers engineered fills which are reinforced by the inclusion…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Soil Classification

BS EN ISO 14688-2, together with BS EN ISO 14688-1, establishes the basic principles for the identification and classification of soils on…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Equitable contribution clauses

Scenario: a homeowner decides to have an extension built at his house and employs a consultant and a contractor to carry out…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Supporting the contaminated land community

Dealing with uncertainty and heterogeneity in the risk-based land management process continues to present challenges for the contaminated land community.  The up…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Drilling into Coal Authority’s assets

The Coal Authority was established under the Coal Industry Act 1994. All in situ coal, old mineworkings, current mineworkings and all shaft…

Article Ann-Marie Casserly

Benchmarking Survey Results

The Business Practice WG would like to thank all those who contributed to the site investigation benchmarking survey initiative. The survey ran…