Verde will help clean up polluted Ogoniland in Nigerian venture
June 25, 2017 – Sunday Times
Verde Warehouse Supervisor does Shave or Dye
May 1, 2017
Verde’s Warehouse Supervisor Minde Maziliauskas did Shave or Dye to raise funds for the Irish Cancer Society. He was willing to say goodbye to his ponytail of 15 years in aid of a great cause. Well done Minde!
Verde signs Joint Venture agreement with PW Nigeria
April 20, 2017
Verde is delighted to announce that it has signed a joint venture agreement with PW Nigeria, one of the largest civil engineering contractors in Nigeria. We believe that this collaboration with PW strongly enhances our offering to provide Infrastructure, Consulting and Project Management services for the restoration of the oil impacted areas in Ogoniland, Nigeria.
Verde appointed authorised reseller of redT Energy Storage machines
April 3, 2017
The redT Energy Storage machines can be coupled alongside renewables such as solar and wind or alongside diesel generators to maximise your energy increase utilisation. They are modular, low maintenance and ideal for use in weak grid or off-grid locations.
Verde presented with Certificate of Membership from Geoscience Ireland
March 30, 2017
Verde Environmental Group was delighted to be presented with a Certificate of Membership from Geoscience Ireland recently. Geoscience Ireland is a network of 31 companies, delivering integrated expertise in water, minerals, environmental and infrastructure development to clients in over 50 countries.
Verde Environmental Group form part of the network which provides design, consultancy and contracting services to multilateral agencies, governments and the private sector.
(L-R: Sean Finlay, Business Development Director, Geoscience Ireland; Kevin Cleary, Operations Director, Verde Environmental Group and Koen Verbruggen,Director, Geological Survey of Ireland)
Verde is recruiting
March 21, 2017
Verde is currently recruiting for a number of positions across the Group. If you would like to become part of the team, please take a further look at our Careers page. We are looking for enthusiastic and service-focused individuals with an appetite for work that will help us to grow our business … [read more]
Verde provides CPD training to The Insurance Institute Cork
April 4, 2016
As part of The Insurance Institute of Ireland CPD training series, Verde provided training on ‘A proactive approach to handling oil spill claims’ to the Insurance Institute Cork at the Rochestown Park Hotel… [read more]
Verde launches Double Tube Boom in Ireland
26th February 2016
Verde has launched the versatile Double Tube Boom System in Ireland. The Double Tube Boom is a highly effective, multi-functional first response booming system. This unique, lightweight boom can be used on land and on water for a variety of purposes, making it the ideal first responder tool.
“The Double Tube Boom offers so much to many different industries and is ideally suited as a rapid response tool for local authorities and emergency services of all kinds” says Owen Van den Bergh, Operations Director with Verde Remediation Services. “We are delighted to have taken on the product for Ireland and have also invested in the product for our own site crews, as it provides many options for us in our day-to-day work”. Read more about the Double Tube Boom system here.
Key client acquisition by Canadian company
2nd December 2015
It was recently announced that Canadian company Alimentation Couche-Tard has acquired one of Verde’s key clients, Topaz Energy. Topaz Energy is a leading fuel distributor in Ireland with over 330 locations. Verde provide environmental consultancy and remediation services to Topaz in all locations around Ireland.
Irish International Trade Mission
Verde attended the Irish trade mission to Nigeria, which was held in Lagos. Paul Van den Bergh, Managing Director of Verde Environmental Group, attended the trade event and met with various dignitaries, including Minister for Agriculture and Defence Simon Conveney TD.
Oil Spill Remediation Completion
Verde Remediation Services successfully completed a remediation programme at a residential property in Co. Limerick. The property was affected by a release of home heating oil from the boiler, which caused a significant impact to the building. The remediation programme involved the removal of contaminated materials from the property as well as an in-situ treatment programme to treat residual contamination. Validation that works had been successful was confirmed through soil sampling and analysis and air quality testing. The areas were then reinstated to the satisfaction of the property owner.
CPD training – Oil spill management and remediation
Verde Remediation Services completed a number of CPD training seminars to insurance professionals in September and October. The training events took place at client premises across Ireland. Further training events for the Institute of Insurance Professionals are scheduled to take place in early 2016. More details can be seen on our Events page.
CPD Training Seminar – EPA Licensing
20th November 2015
Verde Environmental Consultants (VEC) provided a CPD (5 points) training seminar on EPA Licensing to public sector and private companies at the CMG Professional Training facility in Dublin. The 1 day seminar was presented by Kevin Cleary (Operations Director of VEC) and Cyril Tynan (Principal Environmental Consultant at VEC) and focused on all aspects of EPA license requirements, application and management. The seminar was attended by the ESB, Commission for Energy Regulation, as well as a range of Solicitors, Engineers and Environmental Consultants. The course provides key information regarding EPA Licencing, with an overview of the relevant legislation, as well as going through the stages of licence application, management review and amendments. The course examines a number of compliance assessments that need to be covered, and covers a number of key issues such as dealing with objections, liaising with the EPA, the EPA’s online portal (EDEN), effective licence management, and much more.