I recently employed a decorator to paint some rooms in my house. Before work started, we agreed exactly what the decorator had to do. Which rooms needed painting, the colours we wanted and the finish on the woodwork (always satin in our house!). The price was agreed and the job went ahead. We now have…

Asbestos Containing Materials (ACMs) vary in how easily they are broken up and how readily they release asbestos fibres into the air. Friability is the tendency for ACMs to break down. The more friable a material is, the more likely it will release fibres when disturbed, and the greater the risk of exposure. Certain ACMs…

Vintec are excited to welcome new Surveyors George and Gary to the team. With almost 20 years’ experience between them, and with backgrounds in a range of commercial, local authority and housing association contracts, we can’t wait to get them out on site! Interested in our vacancies? Take a look at the careers section of…

We’re always looking for innovative ways to improve our services and make your asbestos management as easy as possible. Using 3D, high-definition immersive walkthrough technology for asbestos surveys and management plans, Vintec can pinpoint and display the exact location of asbestos containing materials. Perfect for staff asbestos awareness training and contractor walk-throughs for maintenance or…

In light of the Government announcement on Monday 4th January, we would like to reassure you that Vintec will be operating as normal during the current lockdown, including working inside domestic properties. We would like to reassure you that the strictest safety measures have been implemented to protect our clients and our employees, All working…

Firstly, we hope you and your loved ones are staying safe and keeping well during these uncertain times. In light of the Government announcement on Saturday 31st October, we would like to update you on Vintec’s Covid-19 position and working practices. In alignment with current Government guidelines, Vintec will be operating as normal during the…

Asbestos Analyst Vintec has a vacancy for a new Asbestos Analyst to join our team in Watford, Hertfordshire. The team undertakes asbestos identification of asbestos to ISO 17025 accreditation. Responsibilities: Analyse bulk materials for the presence of asbestos Prepare samples if required Ensure deadlines are met Follow procedures and ensure the quality standard is met…

We are delighted to reach the dizzy heights of Constructionline Gold Membership. This means our asbestos testing for construction has been subject to lots more validation checks such as SSIP, environmental management, quality management, equal opportunities, modern slavery act adherence and anti-bribery and corruption policies. Some of these policies form part of the Cabinet Office…

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