Our brief commenced with a phase 1 desktop study and continued through to the phase 4 verification report.
Elevated levels of hydrocarbons were found in one location, the affected soil was removed and testing undertaken around the perimeter of the excavation prior to refilling with clean material. In other areas the contaminants could be left in place and capped with clean soil in order to reduce the risks to an acceptable level.
During the course of the works an unsightly scrap yard was transformed into a very desirable development comprising four substantial detached dwellings.
The photos show the site before and after.