Curriculum Vitae

Chris Jewell

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Chris Jewell was accredited as an Environmental Auditor (Contaminated Land) in Victoria in 1995, and has maintained his accreditation since that time. He was re-appointed for a further period of two years in September 2004.

He was accredited as a Site Auditor in New South Wales in 1998, and was one of the first auditors accredited after Section 4 of the Contaminated Land Management Act was proclaimed. He was last re-appointed, for a period of three years, in July 2002.

In the Australian Capital Territory, he is accredited under the provisions of the Environment Protection Act. He has recognition in South Australia and the Northern Territory.

Chris Jewell has completed over 200 statutory and non-statutory audits in New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory and Victoria. A selected list is given below.

Audits with significant groundwater issues have been a particular interest, and are marked, as are significant risk of harm (direct EPA involvement) audits in New South Wales.


Statutory Environmental Audits Completed - Victoria

  • Former Factory and Warehouse, Port Melbourne - Statement Issued
  • Former warehouse, Richmond, Rezoning to residential - Statement Issued
  • Former Vic Roads depot, Glen Waverley (western, central and south-eastern parts of site) - Certificate issued
  • Former Vic Roads depot, Glen Waverley (reserve areas) - Statement issued
  • Former Vic Roads depot, Glen Waverley (southern section) - Certificate issued
  • Former Vic Roads depot, Glen Waverley (north-east corner) - Certificate issued
  • Former high school, Templestowe (northern site) - Certificate issued for southern part of northern site, Statement issued for northern part of northern site
  • Former high school, Templestowe (northern section of northern site) - Certificate issued for section of site formerly covered by statement, on provision of further analytical data by site owner

Audits of Contaminated Land Assessment or Remediation - NSW

  • Former cattle treatment pens, Newhaven Park, Bathurst, Rural residential subdivision
  • Former sheep dip, Spring Glen, Orange, Residential development
  • Former industrial site, Belmont, Rezoning to place of worship
  • Former coal mine, Redhead, Residential subdivision
  • Former coal mine, Belmont, Residential subdivision
  • Former market gardens and smallholdings, Blacktown, Residential subdivision
  • Former cattle tick dip, Byron Bay, Residential subdivision
  • Light fabrication site, Wagga Wagga, Industrial use
  • Royal Alexandra Hospital for Children, Camperdown, Disposal by NSW Government and probable commercial/residential development
  • Former petrol service station, Bathurst, Veterinary Hospital
  • Former petrol service station, Five Dock, Residential development
  • Former dairy farm and transport depot, Glenwood, Residential development
  • Former soap factory, Balmain, Commercial and residential redevelopment*
  • Former timber yard, Leichhardt, High-density residential development
  • Former fuel service station, Mascot, Commercial use*
  • Former landfill, Croydon, High-density residential use*
  • Former timber treatment works, Wyong, Residential development
  • Former iron foundry, Wagga Wagga, Industrial use
  • Former chemical plant, Auburn, Residential use
  • Former council works depot, Pittwater, Residential use
  • Former timber yard, Homebush, Commercial use
  • Former battery factory, Granville, Industrial use††#
  • Former fuel service station, Granville, Industrial use
  • Former Toyota manufacturing plant, Taren Point, Residential use*
  • Former laminated board manufacturing plant, Thornleigh, Industrial use
  • Former Ajax chemical manufacturing site, Auburn, Industrial use*†#
  • Former box factory, Croydon, Residential use*
  • Former fuel service station, Mona Vale, Residential use
  • Former scrap metal yard, Taree, Residential use
  • Former RSA depot, Regents Park, Industrial use
  • Former safe manufacturing plant, Waterloo, Residential use*#
  • Former glass manufacturing plant, Waterloo, residential use*
  • Former storage warehouse, Zetland, Residential use
  • Former tannery yard, Botany, Residential use*#
  • Former chemical factory, Artarmon, Industrial use
  • Former fuel service station, Alexandria, Residential use*
  • Former silicon product manufacturing plant, Blacktown, Industrial use*†#
  • Former sanitary depot, Arncliffe, Industrial use
  • Former fuel service station, Cooma, Commercial use*†
  • Former warehousing/factory, Rosebery, Rezoning Mixed use
  • Former SRA Depot, Blacktown, Commercial/Industrial use
  • Former service station, Lansvale, Commercial/Industrial use
  • Former SRA Concrete Batching Plant, Arncliffe, Commercial/Industrial use
  • Former warehousing/clothing manufacture, asbestos handling, Surry Hills, Residential
  • Former glass factory, Waterloo, High-density residential development*
  • Former BHP Wire Mill, Chiswick, Residential development*
  • Former skin and hide storage and treatment, Silverwater, Industrial/Commercial use
  • Walsh Bay redevelopment, Sydney, Multi use redevelopment of piers, shore sheds and associated infrastructure
  • Former woodlot plantation for timber processing, Heatherbrae, Rezoning
  • Former rail line and warehousing, Pyrmont, Residential
  • Former sanitary depot, Ingleside, Rezoning
  • Former fuel service station, Mona Vale, Commercial/Industrial use
  • Former saw mill, Putty, Voluntary Remediation†*#
  • Former service station, Rosebery, Voluntary Remediation Agreement†
  • Former Toyota site, Taren Point, Rezoning
  • Former rail yard/sidings, Auburn, Business Park
  • Former market garden, Rouse Hill, Town Centre with Retail, Commercial, Residential, Educational, Open Space
  • Former sale yards, Wagga Wagga, Residential
  • Former slipway, Ballina, Part Commercial Part Residential
  • Former brass and iron foundry, Balmain, Parks and Gardens
  • Former BHP pipe and tube manufacturing, Yennora, Industrial
  • Pyrmont Point, Pyrmont, Residential development
  • Telephone exchange, Tumbarumba, Residential use
  • Abattoir, Taree, Commercial use
  • Sewage works, Inverell, Industrial use
  • Former landfill site, Thornton, Residential use
  • Former storage facility for heavy marine oil, fuel oil and diesel, Tighes Hill, Residential
  • Former foundry and galvanising plant, Alexandria, Warehouse and office use
  • Former SRA depot, Arncliffe, Commercial/Industrial use *#
  • Electroplating process plant, Mascot, Industrial use
  • Former gas works site, Nowra, Commercial use*
  • Oil refinery, Kurnell, Industrial use*
  • Former tram maintenance facility, Arncliffe, Commercial, retail and residential use*#
  • Refinery and bulk fuel storage facility, Parramatta, Industrial use*
  • Former vehicle service repair workshop with fuel storage, Five Dock, Showroom and warehouse
  • Former fuel service station, Albion Park, Light industrial use*
  • Bourke Street, Waterloo, Mixed use*†#

Audits of Contaminated Land Assessment or Remediation- ACT

  • Former parks and gardens depot, Dickson, ACT, Residential use
  • Parliament House, Canberra, Remediation of contamination from leaking tank
  • Southside Motor Park, Residential use
  • DAS refuelling facility, Dairy Road, Fyshwick, Commercial use
  • Service Station Site Yarralumla, ACT, Residential use

† EPA SRH/VRP sites.
* Audits where groundwater contamination is a significant issue.
# Audits where chlorinated hydrocarbons are a significant issue.

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