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ASEMS Supporting Documentation
Updated: Wed, 12/12/2018 - 14:18 , Originally Posted: Thu, 26/05/2016 - 08:58
Document Type: Resource Page
Sustainable Procurement Tool
Updated: Fri, 20/07/2018 - 08:18 , Originally Posted: Fri, 25/05/2018 - 10:35
The following toolkit provides a 5-step method for achieving a balanced, proportionate approach to sustainability within the DE&S procurement process
Document Type: Safety Manager Tool
EMP09. Continuous Review
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:59 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 15:42
Continuous review should ensure that outputs from all EMPs are kept up to date with overall project and other developments. A review should be part of a planned process of the revision of outputs as the project progresses in order to incorporate improved or amended information, or as the result of audit findings. This procedure assists the project team in continuous review and improvements to their projects
Document Type: Guidance
EMP08. Operational Controls
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:56 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 15:41
An operational control exists to ensure an activity is completed in the correct/desired way. This procedure should assist project teams in identifying where operational controls are required and checking the adequacy of operational controls.
Document Type: Guidance
EMP07. Environmental Impact Management
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:52 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 15:41
This procedure focuses on the management and reporting of high and medium priority environmental impacts associated with the project.
Document Type: Guidance
EMP06. Objectives and Targets
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:44 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 15:40
Setting objectives and targets are vital in helping to maintain environmental performance and drive continuous improvement. This procedure should help project teams identify objectives and targets related to impacts or aspects assessed as medium or high priority.
Document Type: Guidance
EMP05. Impact Priority Evaluation
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:42 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 15:39
The procedure provides guidance on how to assess the priority for managing the environmental impact. The aim of this procedure is to assign all the identified impacts to a priority of Low, Medium or High. This will determine which risks and impacts deserve further consideration.
Document Type: Guidance
EMP04. Screening and Scoping
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:38 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 15:38
This procedure describes how to carry out a screening and scoping exercise that identifies the project’s actual and potential environmental issues and directs the gathering of relevant environmental information for assessment later in the project level Environmental Management System.
Document Type: Guidance
EMP03. Standards Identification and Demonstration of Compliance
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:35 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 11:20
It is important to identify environmental standards that apply to projects in order to demonstrate compliance. This procedure better enables project teams to identify relevant environmental standards and requirements, understanding how compliance is achieved and how compliance arguments should be built and recorded.
Document Type: Guidance
EMP02. Stakeholder Communications
Updated: Thu, 28/06/2018 - 14:32 , Originally Posted: Tue, 08/03/2016 - 11:08
This procedure will enable the project team to ensure that environmental issues are appropriately managed, with all environmental responsibilities communicated. EMP02 will assist the project team in identifying stakeholders, define and agree project environmental responsibilities, produce an effective communication plan and assemble an environmental committee.
Document Type: Guidance