Derrick Harris



Derrick has 10 years of experience performing environmental investigations & remediation projects involving asbestos, lead-based paint & other hazardous materials. He is responsible for the development & implementation of project-specific & corporate health & safety plans, supervision of project superintendents & labor forces, coordination of subcontracts & regulatory compliance. A sample of Derrick’s project experience includes the following:
• Managed & supervised the renovation of Potomac Annex Building 3, 4 & 5 for the US Navy. This project involved hazardous materials abatement, selective demolition & renovation activities.
• Managed & supervised the renovation of Timbercroft Apartments under Whiting-Turner in Owings Mills, MD. The project included the removal of asbestos-containing material, selective demolition & restoration activities.
• Managed & supervised the renovations of Atlantic Terrace & Atlantic Gardens under Broughton Construction. This project included the abatement of asbestos-containing materials & interior demolition in Washington, DC over a one-year period.
• Managed & supervised the demolition & asbestos abatement of Father O’Connell Hall in Washington, DC for Structure Tone. Supervised abatement throughout the entire building after generating a full asbestos hazard abatement plan indicating the scope of work & safety procedures.

Professional History

Environmental Estimator & Project Manager, Access Demolition Contracting, Inc., Baltimore, Maryland; 2010 – Current. Responsibilities: Estimated proposals for environmental projects & manages environmental remediation projects dealing primarily with asbestos-containing materials, lead-based paint & polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). Other responsibilities include the development & implementation of project-specific health & safety plans, supervision of project superintendents & labor forces, preserves & develops of client relations & maintains compliance with regulatory agencies.

Certifications & Training

EPA, AHERA Accredited Asbestos Management Planner, MD
EPA, AHERA Accredited Asbestos Inspector, MD, D.C., PA
EPA, AHERA Accredited Asbestos Supervisor, MD, D.C., VA, PA
EPA, Lead Supervisor, MD, D.C., VA
NIOSH 582, Sampling and Analysis of Airborne Asbestos
CPR Certified
Mold Awareness
Silica Awareness
Confined Space Awareness
Excavator, Skid Steer, Scissor Lift & Fork Lift