Killarney Gardens Housing Cooperative Asbestos Management Program

Project Info

Client COHO Repair Services
Location Vancouver, BC
Duration July 2012 - Present

Project Description

Project Initiative

The Killarney Gardens Housing Co-operative (KGHC) is a 16 building residential complex consisting of 227 apartments and townhouses with a common town-hall building and swimming pool. COHO Repair Services Ltd. (COHO) was in charge of the maintenance and management of the housing co-op.


RJ & Associates was hired to provide an asbestos management survey (inventory) of all 16 buildings. RJ & Associates provided training and mentoring to COHO regarding risk assessments and the implementation of the Asbestos Management Program.

As the consultant (Qualified Person), RJ & Associates provided project management for the asbestos abatement activities required for maintenance and renovation.  This included:

  • Site monitoring for regulatory compliance,
  • Air Monitoring (Ambient, Occupational and Final Air Clearance),
  • Inspections (Pre-Contamination, Final Visual Inspections, Tear-Out), and
  • Tracking of waste disposal.