Presented by:  Marcus Herrmann (Principal, Contaminated Land), RILEY Consultants

This webinar will cover:

  1. Presentation – 40 minutes:
    • Development, introduction and review of the NESCS
    • Local authorities: Regulatory and asset owner approaches (closed landfills); information management
    • Accelerated development of brownfield sites (especially in Auckland), increased pressure for new housing vs. sustainable/safe development requirements
    • WorkSafe NZ involvement and interface with councils
    • Role of Regional Public Health Service/DHBs
    • Case studies: Various (emphasis on collaboration between agencies, legislation referenced, compliance outcomes achieved)
    • Future-ready?
  2. Q & A – 10 minutes

About the presenter:

Marcus has 23 years’ experience in the contaminated land sector, working for national and local government in New Zealand and Canada, and the private sector. He was actively involved in developing Auckland Council’s closed landfills asset and risk management plans, managing high profile public health protection and environmental rehabilitation projects and was Council’s media spokesperson for various contaminated land, asbestos and water quality issues. Marcus has recently joined RILEY Consultants, as principal and manager for their specialist contaminated land team.

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