Contaminated Land

The opportunity and risk associated with the presence of legacy contamination will have a significant impact on the financial success of a property transaction or construction development.

CARAS has provided our clients with cost and risk advice on over $500 million worth of contaminated land asset transactions and remediation projects. CARAS identify, assess and quantify the risk associated with contamination of soil and groundwater.

Services Provided


  • Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMPs)
  • Cost and Risk Assessment.
  • EPL Applications
  • Remediation Strategy Optimisation
  • Independent Reviews of Geotechnical and Environmental Reports
  • Constructability Review & Advice


  • Procurement Strategies
  • Site Auditor Procurement
  • Environmental Consultant Procurement
  • Remediation Contractor Procurement
  • Independent Tender Assessment
  • Contract Negotiation


  • CEMP Development
  • Remediation Works Superintendent
  • Contract Administration
  • Environmental Audits
  • Asbestos Management
  • PFAS Management

Post Construction

  • Long Term Environmental Management Plan
  • Annual Environmental Management Audits
  • Site Audit Liaison
  • EPA Liaison
  • LTEMP Implementation &  Monitoring
  • Project Close Out