Restoration Environmental Contractors Ltd. to Announce the Launch of the Redevelopment Strategy and Anti-recession Campaign



    
    The Redevelopment Strategy and Anti-recession Campaign is designed to
    work with businesses who have already decided to shut down their plants

    Restoration Environmental Contractors - REC Demolition - REC Disaster
    Recovery are the Experts In Environmental Remediation, Demolition,
    Asbestos Removal and Plant Closures. We have the strategy, Cleanup your
    Sites Today!
    

    TORONTO, Oct. 3 /CNW/ - RESTORATION ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRACTORS - REC
DEMOLITION - REC DISASTER RECOVERY: www.environmentalhazards.com, experts in
asbestos removal, demolition, disaster recovery, lead abatement, soil
remediation and plant closures and industrial site remediation, is proud to
announce the launch of a redevelopment strategy and anti-recession campaign.
    "Since the planning or decision for the plant closures are already made,"
says Don Bremner. "Our plan is designed to help businesses who have already
decided to shut down their plants, to sell off assets, to recover idle
property, and save on taxes. Our plan is to do the next step, we want these
corporations to do their environmental remediation and cleanups now!
    "Corporations must plan today, to clean up their sites now, at today's
costs! We will work with them, to re-train and re-employ their former
workforce. The number of plants closing throughout the province of Ontario,
Canada and the U.S. are on the rise. Businesses see this as a necessary move
in order to remain competitive through tough economic times," says Don
Bremner, CEO and President of Restoration Environmental Contractors. "Many
corporations are closing plants, writing off inefficient or obsolete plants
with out dated technology and older assets to reduce capital project spending
that has been determined to be of no further value.
    Corporate expectations are that these actions will reduce overhead and
ultimately produce positive income. Nevertheless, companies will still need to
pay industrial building taxes, even though the facility is shut down. Further,
this has a devastating effect on families and their communities. Due to these
plant closures, there has been the loss of hundreds of jobs. All of this goes
into creating a tremendously negative impression about the corporation."

    REC's program can help. Our new redevelopment strategy will allow for new
job creation and retraining, for this workforce to help with the sites
environmental remediation, decommissioning and/or demolition of the site,
thereby minimizing the negative consequences of necessary business decisions.
The result is a win-win for the local economy, the former employees or local
workforce, and the parent company, which ends up with a much more positive
corporate image, by following our strategy of redevelopment in these
communities the benefits are:

    
    -   By hiring and utilizing up to 20 % per cent of former employees 50%
        of local Labour
    -   providing training of former employees /local Labour
    -   By purchasing materials and supplies locally
    -   REC Staff: Living locally: Motels/hotels/restaurants benefits
    -   Allowing for opportunities of redevelopment of old sites
    -   Environmental remediation completed and/or demolition of buildings
    -   Sale of Site; Re-development: parks, schools, residential
    

    BACKGROUND: Since 1989, REC has successfully completed over 9,000
environmental remediation and demolition projects throughout Canada,
specializing in industrial plant cleaning, decommissioning of plant closures,
site remediation and disaster recovery in the industrial, commercial,
government, and institutional sectors.
    REC senior project management and site supervisory team has accumulated
more than one million hours of on-site environmental remediation contracting
experience in the removal of all hazardous materials, including; asbestos,
mould, lead dust, PCBs, heavy metals, plant decommissioning, site
decontamination, soil remediation, and demolition.
    REC is a full-service emergency response contractor committed to
excellence in health and safety whose record is impeccable. REC's strength
lies with its highly trained people, and has over 100 unionized professionals
on call to address a variety of needs.
    REC's reputation has been established by the quality of the services it
provides and by relationships built on trust. This philosophy has become the
cornerstone of its business.
    REC assembles a specific team of professionals that will bring the
desired solutions to the project because each environmental and demolition
project is unique. REC has the vision and the experience to deliver quality
environmental and demolition services at a competitive price to meet every
business need.
    REC provides remediation options tailor-made for each project from the
start, whether they are emergency service calls, small maintenance calls, or
multi-million dollar demolition and environmental abatement projects. REC
believes that the process should be simple, so the company creates options
that offer sound environmental solutions.
    REC can meet the needs of businesses planning a plant closure, an
abatement, environmental, demolition or restoration project. REC can help
businesses prepare for a disaster or emergency. REC can also provide on-call
Emergency Response services.

    
    REC services include:

    -   Environmental Abatement and Remediation Contractors
    -   Demolition; Deconstruction, Asset Recovery, Equipment Dismantling
    -   Hazardous Materials Removal; Asbestos, Mould, PCBs, Lead
    -   Plant Closures: Industrial Plant Decommissioning/Cleaning of Heavy
        Metals
    -   Disaster Recovery: Fire, Sewage Backup, Flood, Water, Wind Damage
        Restoration
    -   Emergency Response Service - Bonded/Police approved Staff for
        Security
    

    REC is a turnkey, full-service, emergency response contractor. As a
recognized leader in the industry, REC can provide up to $20 million dollars,
100% Performance Bond capacity and up to $10 million in
environmental/pollution general liability insurance coverage for every
project. REC has worked for a number of government agencies and other
corporate clients where a high level of security or police clearance (CPIC) is
required and REC is an approved NATO Department of National Defense
Contractor. For more information on REC's services, please visit
www.recdemolition.com, www.environmentalhazards.com or www.recdisaster.com or
www.soilremediation.com.

    RESTORATION ENVIRONMENTAL CONTRACTORS - REC DEMOLITION - REC DISASTER
RECOVERY - REC FIRE WATER FLOOD DAMAGE RESTORATION P.O. Box 746 - 10 Stalwart
Industrial Drive, Unit 5, Gormley, Ontario L0H 1G0 Head Office: Telephone
(905) 888-0066 Fax (905) 888-0071 Toronto: (416)-543-4719 - Calgary (403)
369-4500 - Brockville (866) 619-0329 Vancouver (604) 861-8400 - Tampa (727)
866-7606 1-800-894-4924 (Canada/USA)

    
    Call 1-800-894-4924
    Please forward all Project or Tender Related E-Mails to:
    rec@restorationenvironmental.com

    Don Bremner, President/CEO
    Direct-Line: 416-717-0541
    donbremner@restorationenvironmental.com

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    www.environmentalhazards.com

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    www.recdemolition.com

    REC Soil Remediation
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    www.recdisaster.com

    A Division of 836171 Ontario Inc.
    





For further information:

For further information: Don Bremner, CEO, President, (416) 717-0541,
rec@restorationenvironmental.com

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