What lies beneath - Unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk management guide for land-based projects (C785)
With the need for more new homes in the UK there is growing pressure to use brownfield and surplus government land for development, which makes knowing what lies beneath vital. With UXO discoveries taking place more “frequently” (most recently May 2019), construction professionals need to know how, and when to ‘factor’ UXO hazards into projects. If UXO risk is not managed efficiently, there is a risk of loss of life or injury to personnel, and a costly delay to construction or operational activities.
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