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Air Quality Assessment

Duke Environmental offers a range of environmental services on the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane, including Air Quality Assessments that are tailored to meet client specifications.  This project was done in accordance with the Brisbane City Council Air Quality Planning Scheme Policy.  Our methodology employed was aimed at modelling potential emission outputs from low impact industry [...]

By | October 11th, 2018|Uncategorised|

Vibration Monitoring

Duke Environmental offers a range of environmental services that are tailored to meet client specifications and regulatory standards.  We have just completed the Vibration monitoring to comply with Department of Transport and Mains Roads (TMR) contractual obligations during the road resurfacing along Nicklin Way, Currimundi, Sunshine Coast and Woody Point Intersection Upgrade.  The units monitor [...]

By | October 16th, 2017|Environmental Consultant, Latest news|

Soil Pollution and Its Effects

The earth has suffered massive environmental degradation with the advent of industrialisation. Pollution is most severe in third world nations but is also present in industrialised nations. Pesticide, oil and fuel dumping, leaching of wastes from landfills, and direct discharge of industrial wastes contaminate the soil. The most common chemicals found in contaminated soil are [...]

By | September 22nd, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

How to Conduct a Land Assessment Programme

Evaluating the quality of land is not always a simple task. You require the assistance of an expert when it comes to potential site contamination. The assessment normally happens in two stages. This is a standard process that is followed by the renowned organisations across the world. Phase 1: A preliminary site investigation or desktop study is [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

Measures to Prevent Soil Pollution

Water is a fundamental unit of nature. Large-scale industrialisation and urbanisation, the increasing population in the cities and subsequent waste products produced are polluting the environment. Due to the proliferation of wastes, pollution is spreading further. Solid and liquid waste comes from anthropogenic sources and if not disposed of correctly, pollutes the terrestrial and aquatic environments. Solid waste gets [...]

By | August 28th, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

The Need for Acoustics Application in an Open Plan Office

There was little concern for privacy in the early days of open plan office design as their aim was to foster communication and teamwork. The advantage of accommodating more desks into a single space that doesn’t have the confines of walls and windows was more appealing to companies back then. But after some time [...]

By | August 23rd, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

Tips to Improve Environmental Performance of Organisations

Business organisations that are looking to manage and enhance environmental performance need to implement a functional environment management system. Duke Environmental are able to offer Environmental management in Brisbane with proven benefits for different businesses as they usher in the new era of sustainable business operations. Organisations are under constant pressure to improve their [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

Choosing an Acoustic Consultant – What to Look for?

Are you planning to build a business premise, residential building or entertainment project? Often you need to put up some private places devoid of all kinds of surrounding noises. For this purpose, you may be required to follow the sound insulation guidelines specified for your locality. Whatever your purpose, an acoustic consulting firm takes responsibility [...]

By | July 24th, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

Why Should You Hire an Acoustic Consultant in Queensland

Acoustic assessment has now become an indispensable step when someone is going to establish an industrial project, residential premise or entertainment facility. Government has made it mandatory to follow the sound insulation regulations as per the rule of specific locality. It is more essential when you are going to set up liquor business on your [...]

By | June 30th, 2017|Environmental Consultant|

The Necessity for an Effective Environmental Management System

Sustainable development is only possible if there is an effective environmental system that will help you to minimise waste and use resources wisely. Organisations and individuals should demonstrate their commitment towards managing their impacts on the environment and review their own environmental risks. Resources are generally deficient in all organisations and so is time. Improving [...]

By | May 26th, 2017|Environmental Consultant|