GLE Associates - Facilities and Environmental Consultants



Environmental Term Contract

GLE has served as an industrial hygiene and environmental services consultant for Shands HealthCare since 2004, successfully completing over 540 projects. The range of services provided to Shands HealthCare have included asbestos and lead-based paint (LBP) surveys and abatement monitoring, industrial hygiene testing and assessment with regards to workplace exposures, Phase I Environmental Site Assessments (ESAs), water quality studies, confined space permit entry, and emergency response services to Shands facilities located in Jacksonville, Gainesville and Lake City, Florida. GLE provides 24/7 emergency response services to Shands HealthCare facilities within the region. GLE provides routine asbestos consulting services to the 24-hour occupied healthcare facilities. GLE has provided numerous chemical-specific workplace exposure assessments for Shands HealthCare as well as Phase I/Phase II environmental site assessments for sites identified for acquisition. 


GLE also provides routine preliminary mold investigations associated with various sources of moisture intrusion to the facilities. These services include building materials moisture measurements, air sampling for viable and non-viable mold spores, temperature and relative humidity measurements, photographic documentations and CAD drawings depicting the affected materials. 


GLE provides annual Operations and Maintenance services to Shands Healthcare including an annual review of existing asbestos-containing materials and air sampling with analysis by Phase Contrast Microscopy (PCM) and Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM).  Additionally, GLE provides quarterly potable water sampling and analysis in accordance with the Florida Department of Health requirements. 



GLE Associates is a Facilities and Environmental Consulting Firm that services the following cities and surrounding areas: Tampa, Orlando, Jacksonville, Gainesville, and Ft Lauderdale, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia and Nashville, Tennessee.