Englobe is a leading specialist remediation contractor with a proven track record of 60 years globally, and 30 years within the UK, delivering cost effective risk-based remediation schemes. Our principal area of expertise is the on-site treatment of contaminated soil and groundwater using a variety of specialist biological, chemical, and physical processes. We can also provide a full reclamation package including demolition, remediation of soil and groundwater, and site re-grading to development profiles. We manage your risks by providing fixed price contracts to achieve regulatory approval, backed by a warranty.
Englobe is part of Englobe Corp., a world leader in providing integrated environmental services which operates in the UK, France, the USA and Canada. By selecting Englobe, you benefit from Englobe’s international experience in the successful assessment of over 6,300 sites throughout Europe, North America and North Africa; over 1,000 of which are in the UK, in completing these projects we have utilised more than 35 different remediation techniques.
By partnering with Englobe, we offer financial stability and one of the largest dedicated teams of remediation experts, you are able to rely on our extensive experience and delivery capability from across the globe. We listen to understand your needs, and by working closely together we help overcome the many challenges associated with brownfield developments. We are able to provide certainty in what some see as the risky business of brownfield enabling works. Innovative, design-led problem solving is at the core of Englobe’s successful delivery of cost-effective remediation and brownfield enabling works. Our team of specialists have pioneered numerous new technologies, now adopted as standard throughout the industry.
By using our experience to identify and manage risk for our customers, Englobe can maximise value and certainty, and minimise programme duration. We recognise that best value engineering solutions are developed through a team approach with the client and their advisors. Englobe has deployed proven cutting-edge technologies and maintain in house remediation equipment allowing us to deploy rapidly to site to meet our customer’s programme and avoid long lead times. By investing in, and managing, our own plant we can offer a wide range of remediation techniques at competitive rates.
Many of the projects completed involved acting as specialist remediation contractor but equally Englobe has often been Principal Contractor. Most of the sites we have remediated contained a mix of contaminants, typically containing mixed fill with asbestos, organic contaminants such as PAHs, VOCs, chlorinated solvents and oils and a range of inorganic contaminants such as heavy metals. We have undertaken numerous gasworks remediation projects including gasholder dewatering/de-oiling. We are licensed to provide the on-site treatment of recovered water prior to disposal to sewer under a temporary trade discharge consent and treatment of sludges to enable re-use of the treated material.
Englobe operates an Integrated Management System certified by SGS to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001: 2018 Occupational Health & Safety. We are accredited with Construction Line Gold, CHAS Premium Plus, SMASS SSIP, Builders Profile, South Wales Construction Safety, Achilles UVDB and Achilles UVDB Building Confidence and Cyber Essentials. 90% of our employees hold a CSCS platinum card and we have been RoSPA Gold Award winners for the past 7 years in a row.
It is compulsory that all Englobe operational staff have valid CSCS cards, appropriate to their job description. In addition, all Site Supervisors hold a valid CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) qualification and all Managers hold a valid CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) qualification. Englobe also participates, on a site by site basis in the Considerate Constructors scheme (CCS), in which we have previously been Awarded a National Scheme Bronze award.
We are licensed to undertake on-site soil and groundwater treatment under our Environmental Permits (formerly Mobile Treatment Licenses (MTL)) in England and Wales (EAWML30379), Scotland (WML/L/1062905) and Northern Ireland (LN/11/35). Englobe was the first company in the UK to obtain and utilise an MTL.