Radman Associates History
John Collins begins offering radiation protection advice, both internally and externally, whilst at the University of Manchester.
Radman Associates formed as a small consultancy involving three colleagues: John Collins, Tony Freake and Roy Grix.
Robert Collins joins the firm on completion of a Masters degree in Radiological Protection (Univ of Surrey) and a further 2 years in the MoD working on their nuclear submarine refit programme.
Radman Associates takes up residence in dedicated premises at Harvey House, Bollington.
A Growing Business
The firm expands the number of employed RPAs and develops its popular monthly RPS residential training courses.
Accreditation as Radioactive Waste Advisers
Accredited as Radioactive Waste Advisers and purchase of new spectrometry equipment allows the firm to take on larger surveys of contaminated land and buildings.
30 Year Milestone
30 years celebration!
By 2020 Radman Associates has firmly established itself as the longest serving independent organisation in the UK offering RPA services, RPS training, contaminated land surveys and instrument calibrations.
Sealed sources or X-rays for controlling processes
Sealed sources or X-rays for controlling processes, often by the measurement of level, density moisture or flow-rate (e.g. steel works, paper and textile mills; canning plants; civil construction; petrochemicals)
Unsealed sources as radiotracers
Unsealed sources as radiotracers (e.g. pharmaceutical/ biotech. companies, research institutes and universities)
Unsealed radioactive materials
Unsealed radioactive materials in component manufacture (e.g. electronics and defence) where the radioactivity provides an electronic trigger, or in materials science for the chemical properties of the radioactive substance.
Sealed sources or X-rays in non-destructive testing
Sealed sources or X-rays in non-destructive testing (x and gamma radiography);