Quantum Murray LP (QMLP) is a full-service decommissioning, environmental contractor and waste management company. In 2007, Murray Demolition, Quantum Environmental and Thomson Metals and Disposal came together to create the strongest industrial services offering in the nation. Through the development of a strong network of suppliers, sub-contractors and strategic partnerships, Quantum Murray LP is able to offer our clients a diverse range of specialized services. Building strong partnerships in key areas allows us the flexibility to take on a variety of technically complex projects. With offices across Canada and at times more than 700 employees, the Quantum Murray team seamlessly provides complete decommissioning, hazardous waste abatement and management, scrap metal salvage and investment recovery, environmental remediation and soil management and emergency response services to all market sectors from institutional and governmental to commercial and industrial.
- Business Type:
- Service provider
- Industry Type:
- Waste and Recycling - Waste Management
- Market Focus:
- Nationally (across the country)
- Year Founded:
- $100,000,000 US - $1,000,000,000 US
Our mission is to be the leader in providing innovative solutions for our global environmental challenges.
We value people and are committed to creating a positive work environment that actively supports and encourages our employees, clients, partners, suppliers and all other members of our team.
We recognize that change is constant and believe that creativity, vision and innovation are essential in meeting the challenges of a changing world. We encourage creativity in our people individually, and as a group.
Health, Safety and the Environment
A commitment to health, safety and the environment is at the very heart of our company.
We value an entrepreneurial spirit that inspires us, both individually and collectively, to seek innovative solutions and achieve audacious goals.
We believe that Quantum Murray LP has a responsibility for creating a healthy, sustainable and environmentally-sound community.
Fairness and ethical dealing in all matters are the cornerstones of our company's beliefs.
We recognize that profitability is essential to the success of any company, and a requirement to allow for the capitalization of our goals.
Our people are the key to our reputation for excellence.
We are committed to hiring only the best, and have assembled a strong team of dedicated, highly-trained and experienced professionals, technicians, and trades people. Their expertise in the area of environmental remediation and hazardous materials management allows us to respond effectively to our clients' needs. Each project specific team is able to draw on a pool of experienced and talented individuals to provide the full range of technical skills and knowledge required for any given job.
Insurance and Bonding
To ensure that our clients' interests are completely protected, QMLP is fully licensed, bonded and insured.
We carry a comprehensive package of general liability insurance with special coverage for environmental pollution. Additional coverage for specific projects is also available, including increased limits and other coverage as required by our clients.
We also hold up-to-date registrations with workers' compensation programs in each of the provinces we work in. As a result of our strong health and safety programs, we have consistently received preferred standing for maintaining an excellent track record of on-the-job safety.
Committed to Safety
Our business in general involves physically tough, demanding, and potentially hazardous situations. The very nature of the work we do exposes us to a variety of hazards. That's why we've developed a comprehensive health and safety program that has been implemented throughout the company.
Employees attend regular health and safety orientation meetings and are provided with a detailed manual outlining safe work practices. A company wide Safety Committee is responsible for assessing workplace hazards, recommending solutions, and identifying employee safety training needs.
Quantum Murray LP and our subsidiaries are committed to ensuring we conduct our business in a manner that protects the safety, health and well being of our workers and our environment. We integrate this commitment into our business planning and operations by establishing and maintaining an effective and pro-active Environment, Health and Safety Management System (EHSMS).
We all take responsibility for
- Focusing our efforts on injury and illness prevention by proactively looking for ways to identify and eliminate any unsafe or unhealthy conditions that may occur in our workplaces;
- Seeking training and information to equip ourselves to perform our work in the safest manner possible;
- Being aware of and complying with all applicable health, safety and environmental legislation and regulations, our own internal EHSMS program, including our Best Practices and where applicable, the client’s safety program;
- Ensuring our Manager’s, Supervisors and Workers are accountable and take responsibility for safeguarding their personal safety and well being as well as that of their co-workers;
- Assessing and managing the environmental, health and safety risks associated with all aspects of our business to protect our employees, our shareholders, clients and the communities in which we operate;
- Consistently striving for safety excellence, including taking ownership for continually evolving and improving our EHSMS and foster a culture which recognizes that our employees are our most important resource.
All staff receive training in the safe handling of hazardous materials, as well as site specific training to assist them in carrying out their work safely. All new employees attend formal orientation sessions that provide them with an overview of the company's safety programs and work practices.
Quantum also ensures that its employees are kept up to date on developments in the industry by providing ongoing workshops and training covering regulatory changes, workplace safety, and the latest developments in technology.