QA/QC Consultant - North Side Cantonment Area,
Kabul International Airport


  • Afghanistan
  • International Technical Solutions Incorporated & Air Force Center For Environmental Excellence
  • 2006 - 2007

Project Highlights

Management of the quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) of a large landmine & UXO clearance project on the north side of Kabul airport. The project site was 30 hectares in size and located on a former Soviet military base.

The work required:

  • The removal of scrap including fighting vehicles and aircraft.
  • The separation of UXO from the scrap.
  • The classification of the UXO and assessment of its suitability for movement.
  • The excavation of bunkers and utilities as part of the UXO search process.
  • The clearance of known minefields.
  • Liaison with the US Airforce Center For Environmental Excellence.
  • Liaison with NATO EOD teams to ensure the correct disposal of recovered UXO.
  • QA/QC checks to ensure contractual compliance.
  • Sign-off of cleared areas for hand over to the construction company.