RTP provides comprehensive asbestos and lead paint services to
our clients. These services include building assessments,
developing removal specifications, and monitoring removals for
public, commercial, and industrial facilities. In addition, we are
fully accredited under the Asbestos Hazardous Emergency Response
Act (AHERA). Our staff has consulted on more than one thousand
asbestos-related projects. The types of asbestos and lead
services that RTP provides include:
Surveys and Investigations:
Walkthrough - limited and general surveys;
Building architectural design review;
- Pre-Demolition surveys;
Air monitoring and exposure assessment;
- Sampling plan and sampling; and
- AHERA surveys.
Design and abatement plans and specifications.
- Abatement project monitoring.
- Project oversight.
Operation and Maintenance Programs:
AHERA style O&M plans for schools and public buildings.
Building-specific O&M plans tailored for commercial
RTP's staff has prepared many inspection reports, O&M
plans, and cost estimates for removal of asbestos-containing
materials and lead paint. We have conducted these surveys for a
large variety of buildings including schools, apartments,
industrial facilities, and low-, mid-, and high-rise office
RTP, as part of its building inspection services, can also
undertake lead based paint sampling. Usually, RTP recommends
paint chip sampling and subsequent laboratory analysis.
Alternatively, RTP can arrange non-destructive sampling
using field-analyzing monitors.