Construction Support

Supporting Clients During Construction

ByrneLooby staff have provided construction support on over 100 waste management development projects over two decades. Our team's practical experience and design expertise allow us to deliver high-quality solutions from initial scheme concepts to construction for clients. Our principal staff members have extensive experience in the field, providing a range of services, including site supervision, auditing, quality assurance, environmental monitoring and testing support.

We also provide ongoing construction services to our clients during the operation, restoration and aftercare phases. In some cases, we have provided continued support on waste management facility sites for over 20 years. Our project portfolio has sites located throughout the United Kingdom, the EU, Middle East and North Africa (MENA), West Africa, Central and Southern Asia.

Our consultants offer expertise spanning all phases:

  • Pre-construction
  • Contract procurement and project management
  • Site supervision
  • Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) and works verification
Expertise In-Depth:

• Site investigations
• Environmental monitoring
• Discharging pre-construction permit conditions
• Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
• Stability Risk Assessment (SRA)
• Hydrogeological Investigations and Risk Assessment (HRA)
• Earthworks design
• Geosynthetics design
• Infrastructure design (roads, buildings, lagoons, surface water drainage)
• Leachate and landfill gas system design
• Earthworks pad trials

• Provision of tender and contract documentation
• Construction cost advice
• Cost-benefit analysis
• Management of the tender process and award of contract
• Construction project management
• Supervision of works / resident engineer
• Construction Quality Assurance (CQA)
• Cost and payment control during the construction stages
• Construction stage progress and programme management
• Verification reporting and regulatory approvals management
• Auditing waste facility construction works for quality and financial control purposes

• Soil sampling and specification/management of geotechnical testing
• Environmental monitoring (Gas, groundwater, surface water, air quality)
• Audits of leachate and gas management systems
• Design of gas generation pumping trials
• Installation / retro-installation of leachate and landfill gas extraction and treatment systems
• Leachate pumping trials
• Design and construction support for wetland treatment systems for leachate
• Expert investigation of slope failures
• Health & Safety support
• Supervision of waste facility pollution clean-up and remediation works
• Topographical surveying