Coffs Harbour City Council – Part 5 Assessment of Spoonbill Lake

Spoonbill Lake, east Boambee, is situated within an urban dominated local catchment, comprised of privately owned residential properties. It is valued by residents for its recreational amenity and aesthetic. A portion of the site had become inundated with sediment and aquatic weed species, so the council proposed works that would improve maintenance, mitigate flooding [...]

Manorshield – Assessment Report of Ecological Features

Epic prepared a desktop assessment report of ecological features for a property in Queensland. The property fell under a Covenant between the property owner and Brisbane City Council and was pursuant to section 97A(3)(b)(i) of the Land Title Act 1994, for the purpose of protecting the native animals and native plants on the Covenant [...]

Aquila Resources Pty Ltd – Walton Coal Project Flora Survey Report

Epic was engaged to undertake a flora survey of an area near Emerald, Central Queensland. The purpose of the flora survey was to provide a description of the existing flora within the site and identify Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened (EVNT) species under the Nature Conservation Act 1992 that are or are likely to [...]

Goodman Limited – Bushland Management Plan

Epic was engaged by Goodman to prepare a Bushland Management Plan (BMP) for an approved commercial / industrial development in Redbank, Queensland. The BMP was subject to conditions under Ipswich City Council’s Planning Scheme Policy 3 – General Works, Part 3 – Standards for design of Parks and Streetscapes. The site was densely vegetated [...]

Royal Duke Developments – Contaminated Land Audit Multistorey Development

Epic Environmental (Epic) was commissioned by Property Development Solutions on behalf of Royal Duke Developments as the appointed Contaminated Land Auditor as part of the redevelopment of the property located at 50 McLachlan Street, Fortitude Valley. The site was to be redeveloped to a multistorey residential development with a three-level basement carpark, however as [...]

Arrium Onesteel – Acacia Ridge Stage 2 Environmental Site Assessment

Epic Environmental Pty Ltd was engaged by Arrium Onesteel to complete a detailed Environmental Site Assessment for Due Diligence purposes at the Acacia Ridge Coil and Wire Mill. Epic’s scope included an intrusive soil and groundwater sampling program across the operational areas of the site. The site also included a 700m long operational rail [...]

Hutchinson Builders – Toowoomba Foundry – Contaminated Site Management and Remediation

Hutchinson Builders engaged Epic on behalf of Bunnings to undertake an environmental investigation, remediation and validation works at the former Toowoomba Foundry. The site has been subjected to industrial activity since the late 1800s with a significant volume of foundry wastes incorporated into the site. A number of historical investigations have been undertaken at [...]

Byron Shire Council – Brunswick Heads Sewage Treatment Facility

As part of decommissioning of the Brunswick Heads Sewage Treatment Facility, Byron Shire Council engaged Epic to undertake environmental investigation, remediation and validation of the site to enable the site to be rezoned for public recreational land uses. Through a detailed and comprehensive investigation Epic was able to: Establish remediation goals and objectives that [...]

Coffs Harbour Regional Aerodrome – Operational Limitation Surfaces

Coffs Harbour Regional Aerodrome (CHRA), is an important facility for both domestic passengers and freight transport. According to Civil Aviation and Safety Authority requirements, Obstacle Limitation Surfaces (OLS) must be upheld for areas that are proximal to particular runways and aerodromes. Epic Environmental were engaged to: Assess ecological impacts related to vegetation and other [...]

Theodore Barcham Link, Northshore Hamilton – Asbestos Remediation & Validation

Epic Environmental was commissioned by Liberty Industrial Pty Ltd, to supervise remediation and validation works; as part of the Northshore Hamilton Theodore Barcham Link Remediation project. The site contains a part of Brisbane’s largest urban renewal project, Northshore Hamilton Urban Renewal Precinct, with remediation works to be completed prior to the construction of a [...]