Asbestos Consulting

At G3 Environmental(G3) we provide our clients with a broad spectrum of cost-effective services to manage asbestos-related issues. Our experienced staff includes AHERA Asbestos Inspectors, AHERA Management Planners, and AHERA Project Designers and AHERA Contractor Supervisors. Our team has extensive experience in providing asbestos management solutions for medical, industrial, institutional, commercial, residential and private sector clients.

BUILDING INSPECTIONS/SURVEY

G3’s staff has extensive experience in providing asbestos inspections/surveys and management services in conjunction with demolition and renovation projects. Prior to renovation or demolition, affected areas must be inspected for the presence or absence of asbestos-containing materials (ACM). In Maricopa County the building owner/operator must have an inspection or re-inspection within the last 12 months G3’s staff has extensive experience in providing asbestos inspections/surveys and management services in conjunction with demolition and renovation projects. Prior to renovation or demolition, affected areas must be inspected for the presence or absence of asbestos-containing materials (ACM). In Maricopa County the building owner/operator must have an inspection or re-inspection within the last 12 months (REGARDLESS OF THE DATE OF CONSTUCTION) before starting any renovation or demolition projects. Based on survey information and the type of project, an abatement specification or management plan is developed. before starting any renovation or demolition projects. Based on survey information and the type of project, an abatement specification or management plan is developed.

EPA 40 CFR 61.145 (a)

“…the owner or operator of a demolition or renovation activity and prior to the commencement of the demolition or renovation, thoroughly inspect the affected facility or part of the facility where the demolition or renovation operation will occur for the presence of asbestos, including Category I and Category II non-friable ACM.” *(All facilities, regardless of the date of construction)

PLANS, SPECIFICATIONS
AND BIDDING DOCUMENTS

To assist our clients in acquiring competitive quotes from abatement contractors, G3 provides turnkey asbestos management services: from development of plans and specifications through final clearance air testing. Plans and specifications provide contractors with project requirements and a well-defined scope of work, ensuring success and avoidance of costly change orders. G3 oversees every step of the process to make certain the work is properly performed. Once specifications are prepared, G3 invites experienced local abatement contractors for a bid walk. Once bids are received, G3 will review each bid and assist the owner with contractor selection. G3 ’s objective on each project is to obtain extremely competitive bids from only quality abatement contractors.

ABATEMENT PROJECT
MANAGEMENT

G3 will coordinate and manage all phases of the asbestos abatement project. Before abatement work begins, G3 personnel ensure that the containment and decontamination chambers are appropriately constructed.

During the project, the G3 field technician performs daily air monitoring inside and outside the containment, observing and documenting the contractor’s daily activities to make certain the work is appropriately performed. Once abatement is completed and before the containment is removed, the G3 field technician performs a visual inspection and final clearance air sampling of the work area to make certain the work area is safe for re-occupancy.

G3 will coordinate and manage all phases of the asbestos abatement project. Before abatement work begins, G3 personnel ensure that the containment and decontamination chambers are appropriately constructed.

OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE
PROGRAMS

We offer asbestos Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Program services that are tailored to our clients’ needs. Our O&M Programs are completed in a comprehensible language that details specific procedures and training requirements. Services provided by G3 include asbestos O&M training, asbestos awareness training, and O&M Program monitoring.

ABATEMENT OVERSIGHT SERVICES

G3 has licensed personnel with extensive experience providing oversight, project documentation, and air monitoring throughout abatement projects. Our on-site team will work with you and the abatement contractor to make certain the project is conducted in accordance with local, state and federal regulations and project specifications. Upon completion, G3 will provide a project closeout report that includes all required documentation for your records.