Environment

Austonne have an environmental responsibility and we choose to lead by example by incorporating several policies.

Our commitment

We strive to leave minimal impact on the surrounding environment during our works. We are committed to protecting the environment, supporting the conservation of threatened species and their habitats, promoting sustainable management of heritage artefacts and preventing pollution.

In order to effectively manage and gauge our efforts, we plan and monitor our environmental impact throughout all stages of the project lifecycle.

Training

  • Legislation awareness
  • Specific Client standards training
  • Flora, Fauna and Cultural Heritage identification
  • Site environmental control implementation
  • Environmental expectations
  • Project specific environmental risk
  • Asbestos awareness and management
  • Identification through risk assessments

Compliance

  • Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMP)
  • Environmental Management System
  • Record keeping
  • Reporting

Continual improvement

  • Review of projects and environmental issues.
  • Lessons learnt register
  • Tool box talks
  • Review of practices.

Resources

  • Skilled Management Teams
  • Environmentally focused Teams
  • Quality Plant and Vehicles regularly maintained
  • Waste management

Protect the environment, conserve threatened species, prevent pollution and leave minimal impact.