EMS (ISO 14001:2015)
Rowan work with our Clients in the development, roll-out and ongoing maintenance of Environmental Management Systems (EMS). We are available to support from the early stages, by reviewing your internal systems and undertaking a gap analysis audit, to supporting in the development of the Environmental Policy, training programmes and providing assistance with the final certification audits. Environmental auditing is a management tool used to identify risks and weaknesses which then aims to improve the organisation’s performance. Rowan offer auditing consultancy services for organisations who wish to achieve continuous improvement in their environmental and energy performance, in accordance with ISO standards or other management systems. Environmental audits take into account all the on-site activities that have the potential to impact the environment and assesses compliance with licences, permits and international standards. For more information on our EMS and environmental auditing services, and how we can assist you, please contact us.
Rowan provide in-house environmental training for staff. We can provide short environmental awareness training courses which would cover licensing/permitting background and compliance, background to the environmental management system, environmental emergency and incident procedures, site environmental objectives and targets, and resource management. More detailed environmental training can be tailored on a site specific basis and can include ISO 14001 training, internal environmental auditing training and wastewater treatment plant operation training.
Expert witness services may be required during planning applications, EPA licence applications or in litigation cases. Rowan have extensive experience in providing expert witness testimony.