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A visit was made to Comma Oils site in Gravesend November 2016 to consider compliance with the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR). Operations incorporate storage, blending and filling of various liquid components into finished (from 205L drummed to 5L containers) products. It was found that key flammable…View Case Study »
A review visit was made to the Moove Lubricants (formerly Comma Oils) site in Gravesend in December 2019 to consider compliance with the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR). Previously we had provided assistance in 2016 and 2018. Operations incorporate storage, blending and filling of various liquid…View Case Study »
As part of the Sulzer Dowding Mills group the site provides a repair service to a range of industries and has both electrical and pumps divisions on the same site. The electrical division has been on site for around 20 years; whereas the pumps division came onto the site…View Case Study »
The Knauf UK Ltd site at Sittingbourne, Kent, is a large continuous plasterboard production site with finished product going to the construction industry. Part of the process involves use of combustible dusts and gas fired equipment.
A key element relates to findings associated with the impact from flammable substances in…View Case Study »
Landmarc ISS manages extensive training and operational facilities for the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO). The DIO requested an update and review of Hazardous Areas within their training establishments nationally. As part of this we tendered for and won 2 of the 6 regional contracts.
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Extensive travel was involved…View Case Study »
DS Smith’s Kelmsley mill continuously produces card and cardboard for the packaging markets. An internal audit identified a requirement for the powder storage and handling facilities to have DSEAR risk assessments.
A visit was carried out to site in July 2017 to survey and assess the starch storage, handling…View Case Study »
Helios Homeopathy Ltd is a well-established homoeopathic pharmacy; who manufacture their own remedies and provide expert advice. As part of the manufacturing processes at its site in Tunbridge Wells; there is a need to hold supplies of Ethanol which was a key focus of the DSEAR assessment undertaken. Ethanol…View Case Study »
Haynes Trucks maintains diesel, CNG and LNG trucks at its depot in Ashford. A request was made to carry out a review of workshop operations as regards the additional risks posed by the servicing of CNG (compressed natural gas) and LNG (liquefied natural gas) vehicles in compliance with the…View Case Study »
A visit was made to the Recresco glass recycling site at Swanscombe in September 2014 to consider compliance with the Dangerous Substances and Explosive Atmospheres Regulations 2002 (DSEAR). The site provides commercial waste management services to a range of clients and recycles glass waste that would otherwise be sent…View Case Study »
MVV Energie AG operates a large waste wood biomass plant at Ridham Dock near Sittingbourne, Kent. Electricity production is around 188kwh per year.
As part of the processing operations, dangerous substances are used or produced, therefore a periodic review of their DSEAR risk assessment was required in 2019.