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Don’t be part of the problem! Asbestos is an over-looked and ever present danger for Commercial Properties in NSW

February 29, 2024


Despite its nationwide ban over two decades ago, Asbestos remains a real and present danger for those involved in building projects across the country, including Regional & Northern NSW,
Asbestos dangers & domestic pets

August 3, 2023


Have you ever thought about how your renovation may affect your pooch?  I’m fairly sure outside of planning a lovely veranda for them to curl up on, most of us don’t really give a second thought to the impacts that a renovation may have on our dog or cat.
The Dangers of Dumping Asbestos

August 2, 2023


We look at the most common types of asbestos dumping and the dangers they present to the whole community.
Asbestos in Adhesives

April 5, 2023


Back in the ‘70s and ‘80s asbestos fibres were frequently mixed in with gules and adhesives to make incredibly strong, virtually indestructible building adhesives, often referred to as mastics. 
The True Cost of Cheap Asbestos Removal

March 19, 2023


For many people, the thought of dealing with asbestos is an inconvenient hassle, not to mention something instantly written off as being ‘too expensive’ before any quotes are even commissioned.
Asbestos Pipe Removal and Disposal

January 30, 2023


HTS Northern Division was recently contracted by Mid Coast Council to work with them removing asbestos pipes from under the ground.  Pipe removal and disposal was carried out at night to minimise disruption to public spaces. It is estimated that there are still in excess of 40,000 kilomitres of asbestos water piping running underground in […]
Vinyl Floor Remediation

December 9, 2022


Asbestos was commonly used in vinyl floor tiles and lino thanks to its durability and longevity. 
Asbestos in the Community

November 14, 2022


Asbestos is much more prevalent than the average person might realise, and it’s not just a concern for residential renovators and tradies.
What is a PCBU and how does it affect you?

November 7, 2022


You might have heard the term thrown around by compliance officials without ever really knowing exactly what PCBU stands for, or even means. A PCBU is simply a Person Conducting a Business or Undertaking.
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Demolish or refurbish? We look at the million dollar decision.

August 4, 2022


It can be a tough call for owners and managers, deciding whether to fund comprehensive building and infrastructure refurbishments, or to cut their losses and start from scratch with demolition and rebuild. We examine some of the pros and cons of refurbishment and demolition, to help you make an informed decision that’s right for your commercial or community premises.
Safety first at HTS Group!

December 13, 2018


HTS Group’s Safety Management System was recently audited by QMS Certification Services as part of the regular recertification process.
Reflecting on Asbestos Awareness Month

December 13, 2018


Did you know that every year in Australia, almost 4,000 lives are lost to asbestos-related illnesses?

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