We provide a comprehensive range of management and consultancy services to ensure compliance with the ‘Duty to Manage’
The Marlowe group is a market leader in asbestos compliance services. Tersus and DCUK FM can deliver the full range of asbestos management capabilities from audit, training, consultancy, laboratory and air monitoring analysis through to the complete remediation of hazardous materials to ensure compliance with the ‘Control of Asbestos Regulations’.
Air Monitoring and 4 Stage Clearance
We provide air monitoring and 4-stage clearance services/Certificate of Occupation in order to ensure safe occupation of a property following licensed asbestos removal. Tersus can provide air monitoring including background, reassurance, leak and personal tests, before during and after any asbestos removal to ensure safe airborne fibre levels.
We are accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC 17025. We operate to the standards in HSG248.
Asbestos Bulk Sampling & Analysis
Tersus provide sampling and analysis of samples for the presence of asbestos at each of our UKAS accredited laboratories in London, Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, Nottingham and Sheffield. From these locations we can provide national coverage.
We also utilise UKAS accredited mobile bulk analysis vans, fitted out with the latest Polarised Light Microscopes making us one of only a few organisations in the UK with this capability.
We can assist our clients in all forms of asbestos management including
- Gap analysis (detailed on our Health, Safety & Compliance page) to ascertain current levels of compliance
- Asbestos management plans (local or strategic plans which cover entire portfolios and operating systems)
- Asbestos training services (detailed on our Workplace Health and Safety Training page)
- Project Management and procurement services
- Incident investigation and expert witness services.
DCUK provides a complete approach to asbestos remediation including specialised decontamination.
We hold a valid 3-year asbestos licence (with no improvement notices or prohibitions), a waste carriers licence has a vast amount of experience of successful projects, across a variety of sectors including: social housing, commercial, central government, transport and healthcare
Asbestos Surveys & Consultancy
Tersus provide tailored surveys for the management of asbestos in premises for ‘dutyholder’ compliance and full access surveys for refurbishment and demolition projects, these include: management, refurbishment, demolition & re-inspection surveys.
We are accredited by UKAS to ISO/IEC 17020 for our surveying services. This accreditation helps demonstrate to our clients that the service provided is quality focused.
We can assist our clients in identifying contamination, providing remediation strategies and delivering compliant remediated sites in accordance to regulation and industry best-practice.
We interpret the requirements of CAR-SOIL, CIRIA C733 and CL:AIRE guidance documents in order for successful site investigation, remedial works and safe onward use of the land.
Matterport 3D Modelling
DCUK FM use Matterport as an interactive 3D modelling tool, which enables us to scan and provide 3D images, with 99% accuracy it and can quickly and easily produce high quality scale drawings directly from a 3D model.
Tersus Project Management services ensure a five-stage process: initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work to ensure criteria are met at the specified time to comply with our client’s objectives.
Our consultants have the technical skills to assist you on projects that require asbestos remediation, enabling work, refurbishment or re-instatement works.
Incorporated in 1986 and operating as an independent consultancy accredited by UKAS accredited testing and inspection services (ISO/IEC 17020:2012 and ISO/IEC 17025:2017) Tersus provides trusted advice in the delivery of hazardous materials consultancy, asbestos surveys, air monitoring and clearance testing, bulk identification & sampling, project management and training.
We offer a completely managed service of all your asbestos obligations including project management and training, supported by seven laboratories located around the country along with a fleet of 30 mobile laboratories equipped to conduct on-site air monitoring. DCUK FM is the UK’s leading asbestos removal & abatement service provider. Holders of a 3-year license, DCUK leads the industry in safety and quality standards and has worked on some of the UK’s most prestigious and complex projects.
What We Do
Taken together, Tersus and DCUK can provide customers with an end-to-end approach to risk management & compliance: from initial surveys and analysis, through evaluation and education, to high-level mitigation strategies and the complete remediation of hazardous materials. We ensure the prevention of harm to people, property and the environment.
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At a Glance
asbestos experts dedicated to your compliance
consultants and technicians
offices located around the UK
UKAS accredited laboratories