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About The UK:

NRC has been operating in the UK for over 20 years, providing specialist environmental, industrial, and emergency solutions.

With multiple facilities located the UK, NRC is ideally placed to service the needs of our clients throughout the UK and Europe. NRC provides services within the Marine, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Renewable, Utilities, Civil Engineering, Local Authority, Government Agencies and Construction sectors.

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NRC has an excellent infrastructure which expands to 6 sites in the UK. Other operational bases are located in Aberdeenshire, and Alness.

To service our Aberdeen based clients, we have a 4.9-acre office and extensive support services facility located in Oldmeldrum. Our Aberdeenshire facility is a custom-built facility. This office offers extensive office and training accommodation, lay-down area, warehousing, maintenance workshops, and an extensive concreted yard. Within this facility, NRC also has a dedicated area to facilitate theoretical/practical training and client demonstrations.

Based over three sites, our Alness headquarters extends to around 20,000m2. This incorporates a waste transfer station, office space, blast bay and paint shop incorporating overhead crane, warehousing, maintenance workshop, and lay-down area. Within this facility, NRC also has a dedicated area to facilitate theoretical/practical training and client demonstrations.

License, Permits, & Accreditations

NRC is totally committed to best practice and actively encourages a culture of continual improvement and innovation. Our philosophy is not only to comply with legislation and best industry practice, but to exceed these requirements.

In support of these aspirations, we hold a range of specific licenses, permits and approvals pertaining to different aspects of the business. Furthermore, our management systems are accredited to internationally recognized standards and hold ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certification.

In addition to these, NRC is accredited by the leading UK industry body, UK Spill, and by the Nautical Institute for delivering all levels of both IMO and MCA Oil Spill Response Training.

NRC UK Services

NRC delivers immediate round-the-clock emergency response services to a diverse range of industries on land and on water.

From small spills in the yard, to major events at sea, NRC’s team of highly trained professionals are ready to respond throughout the UK using specialized, dedicated resources. Whether a response at your facility, a salvage operation or an offshore incident, your assets and reputation are best protected with NRC.

Our range of Emergency Response services include:

  • – Oil Spill Clean Up and Recovery
  • – Hazardous Material Response
  • – Technical Rescue and Standby Services
  • – Flood Prevention and Response
  • – Waste Management
  • – Equipment Rental
  • – Training and Consultancy

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NRC’s emergency response services include both preparatory assistance to our clients, as well as in the event of an incident. This includes contingency planning for client sites and operations, as well as providing globally recognised and accredited training of client personnel and composing realistic drills and exercises to test response capabilities.

We provide 24/7 advice and full-scale response services including personnel and equipment followed by subsequent clean-up and site recovery services to ensure clients resume operations as safely and efficiently as possible.

NRC provide specialist site-safety services to a diverse range of industries where high-risk operations take place in hazardous areas such as confined spaces, working at height via rope/line access and working on, over or near water.

All NRC UK facilities house a team of expert responders, specialist response equipment and vehicle fleet ready to respond to incidents quickly and effectively.

As a leading emergency response company, we are focused on being on-site as soon as possible, to mitigate customers issues. Responding from our multiple UK facilities, we attend incidents in line with Tier 2 response time expectations.

NRC’s experts are highly trained, experienced and ready to deploy to mitigate and manage spills and incidents. Our experts are both experienced utilising NRC’s specialist equipment as well as risk assessing incidents to ensure effective interventions and safety of all those involved at site.

Specializing in high pressure and ultra-high pressure water jetting and its associated applications, NRC has developed a portfolio of services in support of our customers in commissioning, maintenance and decommissioning activities.

Today our people are involved in offshore and onshore operations in the UK and Europe, delivering our unique portfolio of services safely, environmentally sensitively and to the highest standard.

Our range of Industrial services include:

  • – High pressure and ultra-high pressure water jetting
  • – Tank/Vessel desludging and cleaning
  • – Vacuum Transfer and Pumping Solutions
  • – Asbestos Management and Removal
  • – HVAC/Duct Management
  • – Industrial Painting
  • NORM Management
  • – Environmental Waste Management
  • – Camera Inspection

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NRC owns an extensive and diverse range of equipment for use in all aspects of specialist industrial cleaning and associated waste management services. All of the equipment is designed to the highest standards, packaged to suit the range of environments in which it will operate and configured to offer maximum reliability, flexibility and ease of operation in the field.

We have been involved in the design of our own vast equipment fleet, which ensures full customization in order to meet the demands of the industry, and in-line with this can provide equipment ranging from Zone 0, 1 & 2 to NORSOK Standards.

As a company, NRC is committed to providing an unparalleled level of technical expertise and service delivery. In support of these aspirations we are members of a diverse group of industry bodies, professional institutions and trade associations. These augment our various licenses and accreditations and are an invaluable source of independent information relating to specific disciplines, areas of business or market sector:

  • – First Point Assessment Ltd (FPAL) Verified, No: 10043785
  • – ARCA Site Audit Accreditation Scheme
  • – Water Jetting Association approved industry training provider
  • – UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE) License to work with Asbestos
  • – Scottish Environmental Protection Agency (SEPA) Waste Carriers License
  • – SEPA Pollution Prevention Control (PPC) Permit for our special waste transfer stations

NRC has an established track record for delivering world-class training services for high risk industries across the globe. With first-hand knowledge of real-life emergency situations, our services include emergency response planning, drill and exercise management, safety and health audits and a comprehensive range of training in the areas of oil spill and hazardous material response, firefighting and emergency response.

We are a fully accredited IMO, OPRC, Nautical Institute and MCA training course provider along with delivery of US OSHA HAZWOPER courses.

Our accredited Training services include:

  • – Oil Spill Preparedness and Response (IMO Levels 1, 2 & 3 and MCA Equivalents)
  • – Shoreline Clean-up and Assessment Technique (SCAT) Training
  • – Hazardous Materials (HAZMAT & HAZWOPER)
  • – HNS Response (NFPA, OSHA & IMO Levels)
  • – Fire Fighting (NFPA Levels)
  • – Incident Command System (ICS 100, 200,300,400)

In addition to running over 30 Emergency Response courses, NRC’s internationally experienced training team is also able to offer equipment commissioning courses and dedicated courses for specific projects and needs along with exercise creation and delivery. NRC supports it’s clients own internal training programmes by offering training exercises and review /progress meetings.

Further to this we routinely support clients with dedicated intensive training internships, mixing classroom learning and real-world applications of our services across many disciplines. NRC is also able to provide independent review and analysis of client in-house training programmes.

All of our courses can be presented in Spanish, Arabic, Russian, Turkish and many other languages if required with course materials translated. Where it is not possible to have a course delivered by a multi-lingual instructor, NRC can run training courses using simultaneous translators, ensuring we can truly teach across the globe.

Location Information:

Unit D Russell Road

Rock Ferry
CH42 1LU

Tel: +44 (0) 151 6430800

Email: saleswws@nrcc.com

Barra Business Park

Mounie Drive
AB51 0GX

Tel: +44 (0) 1651 869349

Email: sales@nrcc.com

2a/4/10 River Drive

Teaninich Industrial Estate
IV17 0PG

Tel: +44 (0) 1349 884480

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