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Asbestos was widely used in the construction industry in New Zealand during the 50s through to the mid 70s. Long term exposure to asbestos is known to cause a variety of respiratory related illnesses. As such New Zealand has adopted strict regulations related to the handling and disposal of asbestos.

Asbestos Removal
We have a number of our staff that are currently registered with the Department of Labour as certified to handle and remove Asbestos. Removal jobs vary from small domestic textured ceilings and Asbestos vinyl backing materials to large industrial and commercial removals. This can involve Asbestos cement roof cladding, flat sheet Asbestos cement boards, Asbestos pipe lagging from steam and heating pipe work, Asbestos fire rating products, Asbestos electrical cables and water pipes, Asbestos gasket materials and even Asbestos textured ceiling coatings.

Asbestos Audits
We also offer the service of undertaking Asbestos Building Audits for the buyers and owners of buildings, homes and industrial sites. This can involve full written reports including sample testing, photos, recommendation and budget pricing to remove or just background monitoring for the clients peace of mind to ensure that the work environment is safe to be in for staff and customers.

Asbestos Removal

Super six asbestos clad building in Invercargill which was removed and disposed of over approximately a three week period.


Asbestos

Asbestos pipe lagging on hot water pipes under the floor at a local school.