Asbestos


Professional services to assess the presence of asbestos-containing materials, prepare asbestos-abatement plans and specifications, supervise asbestos abatement-works, establish and update inspection records of materials likely to contain asbestos. Work done under the supervision of our Certified Hygienists (ROH).

Typical Activities

  • Building inspections and regulatory registries under the Regulation Respecting Occupational Health and Safety (RROHS).
  • Intrusive inspections and sampling of materials likely to contain asbestos according to regulatory standards.
  • Evaluation of impacted surfaces and volumes of materials for eventual asbestos abatement work.
  • Determination of corrective measures and risk levels for asbestos abatement works.
  • Preparation of plans and specifications for asbestos abatement works.
  • Site monitoring and air sampling as required by the RROHS with the preparation of follow-up reports and subsequent work completions.

Some Relevant Projects

  • Implementation of the material characterization strategy and work supervision for the ecological deconstruction of federal buildings.
  • Inventory and characterization of materials likely to contain asbestos on the site of an old foundry for the remediation of the site.
  • Updated asbestos management plan for a research building.
  • Inventory and characterization of materials likely to contain asbestos for the implementation of the asbestos registry management for many buildings throughout Quebec.
  • Characterization of materials likely to contain asbestos in a boiler room in a building and development of an asbestos management procedure.
  • Characterization of materials likely to contain asbestos, drafting of a procedure for handling asbestos and training of factory employees on asbestos management.