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Date PostedNovember 17, 2016

Rivers being Polluted by Building Sites

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Over 30 construction sites around the Parramatta River area have been issued with fines for inadequate controls which resulted in sediment being washed into the river.

Over the past 3 months, officers from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Council have been visiting building sites to investigate sediment entering the waterways.

Hotspots for water pollution are the Five Dock and Mortlake areas but fines were also issued across the entire Local Government area.

One company was issued with a $6000 fine for the allowing sediment to run into a storm water drain in Five Dock.

Read more at http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/newslocal/inner-west/construction-sites-across-the-inner-west-are-failing-to-keep-parramatta-river-clean/news-story/c2dc685ce884c3388b76136cc56a8086

Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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