Chris Swainston

Geotechnics

Chris Swainston is currently the principal geo-environmental engineer for Geotechnics Limited based in Coventry. He has been in the industry for over 20 years with specialisms in contaminated land, asbestos and site investigation. He is a member of the AGS contaminated land working group, BGS contaminated land group, SoBRA, and chair of the BSI EH/4 soil quality committee, responsible for (amongst other standards) BS10175. He is a Chartered Geologist as well as being a CGeol/CSci scrutineer and mentor. He has been involved in many interesting site investigations over the years including Buncefield Oil Depot, Prospect Park, the Millennium Site and Sandridge. Current duties at Geotechnics Limited also include responsibility for ISO9001, ISO14001 and in-house training.

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AGS cover systems update

Exploring the need for updating the AGS cover systems document in light of changes in the understanding and application of exposure pathways and methodology.

EVEN MORE SEMINARS

  • Peter Dumble: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Peter Dumble - Using real-time monitoring for rapid assessment of remediation strategy effectiveness

  • Matthew Farrow, Executive Director: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Matthew Farrow, Executive Director - Brexit and the politics of environmental regulation

  • Stephen Platkiw: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Stephen Platkiw - Asbestos Management - Communication between all Parties

  • Darren Evans: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Darren Evans - Risk assessment for the development of asbestos-contaminated land.

  • Abigail Johnson: Speaking at the Contamination Expo

    Abigail Johnson - Operator Challenges & Opportunities with the Brownfield Development Market