Inquiry into the M5 East Ventilation Stack (2001)
NSW Legislative Council (Upper House) General
Purpose Standing Committee No. 5
Day 2 Public Hearing, Thursday 03 May 2001
Various Videos from the Inquiry
Streaming videos encoded with Windows Media.
Large videos will be progressively be broken down into smaller chunks
unedited longer versions have been uploaded to publish the information
as early as possible).
RAPS (Inc.) - Residents Against Polluting Stacks
Charles Briers - Introduction 28.8kbps
video (Short section after swearing in; Past 2m14s mark, please
use links below for individual speeches)
Mark Curran RE: Standards 28.8kbps video
Peter Siapos RE: Summary since 1999 Inquiry 28.8kbps
Video compilation 56kbps video
or 28.8kbps video (8m40s)
Giselle Mawer RE: International Tunnel Ventilation Workshop 2000 28.8kbps
Judi Rossi RE: Department of Health (part 1 of 2) 28.8kbps
video (4m16s) (start and end of recording disrupted)
Judi Rossi RE: Department of Health (part 2 of 2) plus Q&A of
(Inc.) speakers, also including Ricc Rossi 28.8kbps
RAPS Inc. Submission to the Inquiry: (NB: These PDF documents
have the same content as the actual submission, though some minor changes
to aesthetics. Some content may have shifted to an adjacent page).
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PDF document, (4.0MB).
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Dr Peter Best, Katestone Scientific
Dr Best is a Brisbane based air quality modeler. Katestone Scientific
have been called on to give advice on many aspects of pollution impacts,
including small scale modelling of industrial air pollutants and in the
investigation of the health impacts of pollution. He was commissioned by
RAPS to give advice, independent of the RTA, on the likely impacts of pollution
coming from the stack. It was his opinion that many of the likely impacts
of pollutants had been underestimated.
Lane Cove Tunnel Action Group
Ray Kearney and June Hefferan. June Hefferan speaking on the International
Tunnel Ventilation Workshop 2000, and Professor Kearney speaking on health
effects of unfiltered road tunnel emissions.
Howden Australia (in assoc with) Filtrontec
Presentation (Part 1 of 2) 28.8kbps
video follows Lane Cove Tunnel Action Group (45m34s)
Presentation (Part 2 of 2) 28.8kbps
video (followed by CTA - Norway)
Hans Anderl, CTA - Norway
Presentation 28.8kbps video follows Howden
/ Filtrontec (45m32s). Hearing ended shortly after end of this video
Electrostatic Precipitator in action against smoke from fire test for Eckeberg
Tunnel, Norway 56kbps video or
video (7m31s). Accompanied CTA - Norway submission.
Inc. (RAPS) website
address is nostack.8m.com