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Asbestos Services

BBG provides a full suite of asbestos consulting services to identify the presence of asbestos, determine the health risk and remove the asbestos hazard.

The mere presence of asbestos in a building is not hazardous. The danger is that asbestos materials may become damaged over time. Damaged asbestos may release asbestos fibers into the air and become a health hazard.

    Surveys to Identify Asbestos:

    Acquisition Screen – This is a screening of major “big ticket” materials within the building and is completed during a real estate transaction as part of the due diligence.  

    Operations & Maintenance – This is a baseline survey that includes sampling and analysis of materials that would be impacted by normal building operations or maintenance. 

    Pre-Renovation Survey – This survey is completed prior to a planned renovation. The EPA requires this survey prior to any renovation activities to ensure any materials impacted by the renovation are analyzed for asbestos. 

    Pre-Demolition Survey – This is the most comprehensive scope of work that includes evaluating an entire building for the presence of asbestos prior to demolition. 

    Asbestos Project Design and Bid Services: BBG works cooperatively with our clients to develop a tailored scope of work to remove the asbestos hazard in accordance with Federal and State regulations.  

    Asbestos Abatement Project Management and On-Site Abatement Monitoring: Once an abatement contractor has been selected and placed under contract, BBG can provide project management to usher the project to completion. 

    Brian Meyer

    Senior Managing Director
    Indoor Air Quality

    bmeyer@bbgres.com  +  612-219-9385 Houston Office

    Mr. Brian Meyer has over 20 years of experience in the environmental health and real estate due diligence consulting industry, serving clients by managing a wide variety of projects at industrial, commercial, state and local government entities, schools and multifamily housing throughout the United States.  He has designed, conducted, and managed Asbestos, Lead, Radon, and Indoor Air Quality surveys, investigations, and remediation projects. He provides guidance to his clients including regulatory compliance, training and development of recommendations for the protection of employees, building occupants and the environment.

    Mr. Meyer has completed asbestos survey projects on sites from large regional hospital campuses of over a million square feet to university campuses, large metropolitan school districts, paper mills, foundries, commercial buildings, and apartment complexes.  Mr. Meyer also completes asbestos abatement project designs and facility asbestos management plans.  His background also includes the completion and management of lead based paint inspections and risk assessments of single family residences through federal grants to multifamily housing complexes seeking HUD funding.  Mr. Meyer also provides indoor air quality consulting to national employers seeking to provide a safe working environment for their employees. Concerns ranging from moisture intrusion, mold, bacteria, formaldehyde, volatile organic compounds, radon, water quality, noise, and light.

    Mr. Meyer has been responsible for the scheduling of staff-level employees and subcontractors, training and management of personnel conducting Phase I Environmental Site Assessments and Property Condition Assessments for over 14 years on over one-hundred thousand projects.  This includes recruiting of talent, managing subcontractors and implementing quality control measures.

    Mr. Meyer has performed phase I environmental site assessments and property condition assessments on all types of commercial properties including but not limited to mobile home communities, multifamily complexes, skilled nursing / assisted living facilities, low rise commercial buildings, retail properties, and industrial facilities.

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