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14 Jan

SiLC Annual Forum- Friday 6th March 2020


SiLC are pleased to announce details of the 2020 Annual Forum, which is taking place on Friday 6th March at the Geological Society in London.

This half day CPD seminar will see a series of industry experts present on topics such as updates to the Land Contamination Risk Management Guidance, new screening methods to gas risk assessment and practitioners framework for remediation. Please see working programme below:

Welcome Address
Paul Burden, SiLC Chair and Principal, Environmental and Ordnance Liability Management at the Ministry of Defence

Update on the C4SL Framework
Hannah White

A New Approach to Ground Gas- Wilson & Card 2019
Steve Wilson, Technical Director, The Environmental Protection Group Ltd.

REMSOCS Practitioners Framework for Remediation
Steve Edgar, MD, Vertase FLI

Demonstration of Geotechnical Suitability – Materials Management Plans- Design of earthworks through the use of BS 1997, BS 6031 and BS 16907
Ian Gardner, Technical Director- Geotechnics & Earthworks, Hydrock

An update on Land Contamination: Risk Management (LCRM)
Angela Haslam, Senior Advisor, Environment Agency

Comparisons with a Critical Concentration – What’s changed in the new guidance and why
Nigel Marriott

Evolution of a Conceptual Model at a Former Gasworks
Dr. Ben Frettwall, Associate Director, Wood plc.

To confirm your attendance please complete the below registration form and return it to silc@silc.org.uk before Friday 21st February. Tickets for SiLC’s are priced at £85. Non-SiLC tickets are priced at £105. Local Authority may attend the Forum for £50. All prices exclude VAT. Lunch will be available from 12pm and the conference will start at 1pm.. All catering will be provided. Please note that registration forms received after 21st February will not be accepted.

SiLC Annual Forum 2020 Registration Form

EVENT SPONSORS

Platinum Sponsor

CampbellReith

CampbellReith is an award winning independent multi disciplinary engineering practice, providing land contamination, geotechnical, EIA, civil, structural, GIS and highways & transport consultancy services in the UK and overseas. Our projects cover a broad range of sectors including commercial, education, health, industrial, residential, regeneration, retail, defence, sport and leisure.
Visit: https://www.campbellreith.com/category/services/

Gold Sponsors

Vertase FLI

VertaseFLI is a leading specialist brownfield, contaminated land remediation and enabling work contractor. We work across a wide range of industries including major infrastructure, manufacturing, industrial energy and regeneration, providing complete development ready remediation solutions for a wide range of clients and their teams.
Visit: http://www.vertasefli.co.uk

Mott MacDonald

Mott MacDonald is a management, engineering and development consultancy delivering solutions adding value to many areas of everyday life – from transport, energy, buildings, water and the environment to health and education, industry and communications.
Visit: https://www.mottmac.com/

Silver Sponsor

PeroxyChem

PeroxyChem is a speciality international chemicals company whose Environmental Solutions division provides remediation practitioners with an unparalleled portfolio of field-proven and innovative remediation technologies. These chemistries are designed to support soil, sediment and groundwater treatment in-situ & ex-situ, plus dedicated support staff to help develop remedial designs and solutions.
Visit: http://www.peroxychem.com/markets/environment/soil-and-groundwater

Bronze Sponsor

Risk Management Limited

Risk Management Limited was formed in April 1999 and is now based near Godalming, Surrey with accounts near Chichester, West Sussex.

We operate throughout the U.K. specialising in Desk Studies, Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Site Investigations, Laboratory Testing and Interpretative Reports including advice on remediation strategy and liaison with Statutory Authorities.