Your Independent Asbestos Consultancy
Managing every asbestos project efficiently, professionally, on time and on budget.
Acorn offers a comprehensive suite of asbestos consultancy services from asbestos air testing and asbestos surveys to removal management, and UKATA accredited training. We solve all your asbestos challenges swiftly to save you time, costs and stress.
Welcome to Acorn Analytical Services
Home of The UK’S Only Fully Documented and Systemised Asbestos Management Process
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About Acorn Analytical Services
Acorn is a firmly established asbestos consultancy and management experts, with over twenty years of professional experience. Our outstanding team are multi-disciplined, making Acorn uniquely positioned to offer the full spectrum of asbestos compliance services.
As a market leader in the innovation of effective and efficient asbestos management, our team works alongside businesses, authorities, schools and individuals to assure safe and secure premises free from the health risks of asbestos.
With our extensive asbestos consultancy capacity, the Acorn Analytical Services team conduct thorough asbestos surveys, definitive asbestos air testing and asbestos Stage 4 Clearances (Certificates for Reoccupation) across all business sectors.
Being wholly independent and with our testing laboratories allows us to leverage the fastest services, the highest quality testing and the scope to manage every project of every size.
I have been most impressed with the quality of paperwork, general communication and the professionalism of Acorn all round.
Lucy Goldsmith (Asbestos Project Manager)
Since working with Acorn they have exceeded the council’s expectations with their high standards and innovative working methods.
Fiona Price (Asbestos Officer)
I have found the standard of their work to be exemplary, and we have had no issues that have not been resolved in a professional and timely manner. I have no hesitation in recommending them for all analytical and survey work.
Acorn did a fantastic job. All 54 surveys and an additional 30 surveys were completed on time and within budget.
Simon Bligh (Project Manager)
We have found them to be knowledgeable, professional and reactive to the demands of working as a contractor on such a large and complex site.
Graham Fahy (Asbestos Manager)
The entire hospital was surveyed in such a professional manner, there were no issues and the survey was completed within the programme.
Bola Oso (Capital and Estates PM)
Extremely happy with the surveys and removals that was set up at very short notice during the summer and communication of the processes throughout.
I rang the reception call centre and the engineer was on site within the hour carrying out a sample. The results were emailed the next morning. Great service.
Asbestos Information, Help & Guidance
We share useful information, help and guidance for all aspects of asbestos. Promoting best practice and effective asbestos management.
Whether you’re a property manager, duty holder or business owner, our podcasts, books, videos and articles are an accessible way to learn how to ensure you, your business and your occupants are asbestos safe.
Regulation 5 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations relates to the identification of the presence of asbestos. Under regulation 5, it puts the responsibility on the employer to identify asbestos before any building or demolition works are carried out. It covers the non-domestic market and the domestic market. When we …
In this blog, we’ll examine asbestos spray coatings and some of the problems you can face when it is being removed. Asbestos spray coatings were phased out in the mid-1970s, so it’s old now and deteriorating. They have a very high asbestos content. It was mixed with Portland cement binder, …
It is so important that you get competent asbestos contractors to carry out asbestos removal works. Asbestos Contractors fall into two categories: non-licensed and licensed. Licensed contractors receive a licence from the HSE to work with licensable asbestos materials. You need a licence if you are going to work on …
In this blog we will look at asbestos reinspections and how they differ from a survey. Usually, reinspections follow on from some sort of survey – you should have an existing asbestos register from a management survey or a refurbishment survey. Your existing asbestos information – outlining where the asbestos …
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