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.
Super six asbestos clad building in Invercargill which was removed and disposed of over approximately a three week period.
Asbestos pipe lagging on hot water pipes under the floor at a local school.