NEW LITTER MONITORING CONTRACT
TES Consulting Engineers are delighted to announce that they
have been awarded the new contract as the Litter Monitoring
Body for 2003 and 2004. As the National Litter Pollution Monitoring
System develops, the Project Team envisage the targets of the
Litter Monitoring Body as being:
PLANNING AND WASTE LICENCE SUCCESSES
- To ensure that the system is being implemented within all
local authorities, according to procedures described in the
- To increase the use and functionality of the National Litter
Pollution Monitoring System within local authorities. To incorporate
additional items of information which may aid litter management,
for example the mapping of litter bins on the Litter GIS;
- To promote the National Litter Pollution Monitoring System
within local authorities and to the general public. The aim
of the Litter Monitoring Body in this respect would be to
highlight the proactive innovative approach being undertaken
by local authorities with regard to litter management;
- To encourage information sharing between local authorities
through presentation of case studies, the co ordination of
a National Conference on Litter Management and the maintenance
of the www.litter.ie website;
- To assess Litter Survey Results on an annual basis, providing
insights as to how the primary causative factors of litter
pollution may be resolved.
A number of high profile waste management facilities
that TES have been involved with have recently been awarded
planning permission and waste licence decisions, as follows:
Oxigen Environmental Ltd.
|Waste Recycling/Transfer Facility
||Organic Komposting Ltd.
||Biological Treatment Facility
||Waste Licence/ Planning Permission
||SITA Environmental Ltd.
||Integrated Waste Management Facility
||Height For Hire Ltd.
||C&D Waste Recycling Facility
CPD: NEW QUALIFICATIONS
TES would like to congratulate our fellow colleagues,
Laura Scanlan, Caoimhe Muldoon and Mairead Hogan, achieving
their associate membership of the Institute of Environmental
Management and Assessment. We also congratulate Laura for graduating
with her Masters Degree in Sustainable Development.
COMINGS, GOINGS AND NEW ARRIVALS
TES would like to welcome Maeve McKenna to
the team. Maeve joins us in March from Tobin Consulting Engineers
in Dundalk. Maeve has a Degree in Chemical Engineering from
Queens University in Belfast and a Masters Degree in Water and
Environmental Engineering from UCD. We are delighted that Maeve
is joining us and hope that she will enjoy her stay.
On a sadder note, our dear colleague Mairead
Hogan is taking a year out to travel to Austraila at the end
of the month. We wish Mairead all the very best for her exciting
year and will miss her greatly. Bon Voyage Mairead!!!!
TES has two new Daddys. Padraic Mulroy and
his wife Liz had their baby boy, Jack, on the 12th of February;
and Mark Conroy and his partner Karen also had a baby boy ,
Jacob, on the 15th of February. This is the first baby for both
couples and we wish them the best with their bundles of joy.