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Yasmin Watson successfully achieves Diploma in Microsoft Office Plus with Pitman Training taking her skills to a higher level giving her a better understanding of what each programme is capable of. With these skills Yas is able to utilise her knowledge within the company. Microsoft Office is the most common suite of software programs used in business today, and her extra skills and experience allows her to support other Albion staff to get the maximum
Albion Environmental is an experienced provider of Waste Compositional Analysis services to local authorities, waste management companies and producers of commercial and industrial waste. Over the past 10 years we have sorted in excess of 280,000 kg of waste by completing Waste Compositional Analysis for our clients. In recent weeks we have sent teams to Perth, Scottish Borders, and Carlisle, and we are due in Dundee in November, this is in addition to a weekly
Soil waste classification and management expert and Principal Consultant Andrew Howlett, recently delivered a bespoke one-hour presentation on ‘Soil Management and the Interpretation of Site Investigation Reports’ to a major Scottish Construction Contractor. The presentation covered the following: What is Waste? Duty of Care SEPA Disposal Options Interpreting a Site Investigation Report The aim of the presentation was to help the contractor’s staff understand their Duty of Care obligations with regard to managing waste soils
As we head into the final quarter of 2018, Albion Environmental will be starting to prepare for the annual Scottish Pollution Inventory Returns (SPRI) for a number of their clients. Albion Environmental Ltd has provided environmental monitoring to a wide range of landfill clients since 2002. We have an experienced team of site technicians whose key responsibilities include: supervision of waste excavations, monitoring and soil sampling, ground and surface waters; radioactivity surveys; farm compost and slurry sampling;
Albion to host table at CIWM Scottish Resources Awards dinner on the evening of 4th  October at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre in recognition of companies and individuals for their involvement and innovation within the circular economy and resource management sector. For further information go to Scottish Resource Conference 2018.    
Alasdair Meldrum attends SWITCH Forum held on the 18th September. The SWITCH Forum was established in March 2014 with the headline aim: “to provide leadership for the resource management sector by working collaboratively to raise standards within the sector regarding Health & Safety, training, learning & development and technical competence.” Topics on discussion included – Future structure of SWITCH to provide a secure future and harness the voluntary contributions from the SWITCH ambassadors. Outline content
Please join us in welcoming Fraser Christie to the team as an Environmental Consultant to support our continued growth. Fraser has environmental experience in the Private, Public and Third Sectors. He has a regulatory background and has carbon reduction and project management experience. Fraser also has international experience, spending eighteen months working abroad for Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Victoria before joining Albion. In his role as Environmental Consultant he will be assisting our team with
Albion Environmental Ltd are delighted to welcome John MacSwan to the team as the new Training/VQ Administration Manager. John comes from a background of 16 years of managing, creating and delivering courses within a Learning & Development setting along with completion of relevant administration duties. Courses ranged from bespoke to industry accredited. Passionate about learning & developing capability using best suited interventions, John’s career thus far has involved managing client relationships across the UK &
Albion Environmental Ltd are delighted to announce Alasdair Meldrum’s progression from Graduate Member with IOSH to a Chartered Member (CMIOSH). As a Chartered Member, businesses, employers and recruitment consultants recognise Chartered status as a shorthand for “best in class” and know they will get the highest professional standards from a Chartered individual. Alasdair joins Albion’s experienced team of waste management professionals who are registered on the Occupational Safety and Health Consultants Register (OSHCR). OSHCR is
Soil waste classification and management is a subject that is often not covered within traditional Phase 2 Site Investigation reports. This can leave those dealing with waste soils (e.g. developers and groundworks contractors) exposed to unknown costs for waste soil disposal and non-compliance with Duty of Care Regulations. Following discussions with our clients operating within the Construction Industry we have developed a bespoke ½ day course covering the following topics: Summary of key legislation and