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Alan is the co-founder and director of Amphibia - Water and Air Quality Specialists. An award winning company founded in 1997, with clients across 17 countries. Alan is credited for the development of several innovative management systems for controlling water and air quality. Renowned as a leading expert, particularly in the field of legionellosis and pseudomonas control, Alan was invited to provide specialist technical advice to the Health and Safety Executive on preparing their Approved Code of Practice L8 / HSG274 for the control of legionella bacteria in water systems. He has also provided technical advice on other industry standards and publications including specialist consultancy to the NHS and their 'Institute for Innovations and Improvement' to evaluate new technologies for controlling bacteriological risk within NHS Estates. Alan's international expertise includes: Petrochemical, Leisure, Local Authority, Education, Healthcare (NHS), Pharmaceuticals, Food Production, Marine, Engineering and Manufacturing. He has nearly 30 years experience in building services design, installation, water treatment, air treatment, water and air quality and remedial work. In early 2017 Alan's 25 year contribution to the water treatment industry was officially recognised by the Water Management Society when they awarded him Senior Member status (SMWMSoc). MAIN SPECIALITIES ✅ Bespoke water and air quality control schemes ✅ Compliance Audits and Expert witness ✅ Senior competent authorising engineer ✅ Legionellosis ACoP (L8) risk assessment ✅ Pseudomonas HTM 04-01 risk assessment ✅ Certified training courses - ACoP (L8) and HTM ✅ Air system hygiene and indoor air quality ✅ Building services design ✅ CAD and professional Desktop Publishing software