ACOR Services - Dangerous Goods


ACOR has a proven track record when it comes to delivering Petrochemical and Dangerous Goods Consultancy Services. With the largest number of AIDGC recognised Dangerous Goods Consultants in Australia, ACOR’s specialist Risk and Dangerous Goods team has over 16 years’ experience providing risk and hazard management services for companies and projects that are required to transport, store, or handle dangerous goods, fuels, or chemicals as part of their business.

At ACOR we combine practical experience with the best in technical expertise, to deliver end-to-end services across all areas of Dangerous Goods and fluid management systems. Working in sectors such as Defence, Aviation, Mining, Offshore and Onshore Oil and Gas and Warehousing, ACOR has helped to better equip organisations for the safe and compliant storage and handling of chemicals.

Following MHF code guides, we have developed on-going Dangerous Goods programs for companies such as BP, Qantas, BHP, Sydney University and multiple supply and distribution operators.

Our services include:

  • Specialist Design and Engineering Consulting
  • Dangerous Goods Licensing and Compliance
  • Project Management
  • Site Assessment and Auditing
  • Workplace Health and Safety
  • Risk Management
  • Expert Witness Representation
  • Hazardous Area Classification
  • Chemical Compatibility and Hazard Charts


Defence and Government

Government projects include planning, design and compliance works for government departments at Local, State and Federal level. Projects range from Dangerous Goods advice for the storage of specimens for the Western Australian Museum to planning, design and project management for fuel facility upgrades at Christmas Island for the Department of Regional Affairs.

ACOR Defence projects include planning, design and construction services for: bulk aviation fuel installations; ground fuels; Petrochemical, Oil and Lubricants (POL) facilities; and Naval Fuel Installations (NFI’s) nationally and compliance and design works for Dangerous Goods storage, including laboratories.



Our engineers have managed projects relating to all aspects of Aviation fuel storage and handling systems, from single tank and dispenser installations to bulk storage, hydrant systems, loading and unloading facilities, pipelines, operation and maintenance.

Our experience ranges from major airports including Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra and Newcastle, through to RAAF Bases and regional airfields around Australia. We have an extensive list of Aviation clients including Qantas, RAAF and Hawker de Havilland/Boeing



ACOR has helped better equip organisations in the Health and Research sectors for the safe and compliant storage and handling of fuel and chemicals. Working with Hospitals, Laboratories and Research facilities we help clients identify and manage the risks associated with different chemical use, storage, and spillage in enclosed spaces.



ACOR delivers end-to-end services to the retail petroleum industry nationally for companies such as BP, Caltex, Mobil, Shell, and United Petroleum.


ACOR provides planning, design, construction and approval services for retail and warehousing, including Dangerous Goods approvals. We have worked with developers, tenants and facility managers to address issues such as:

  • Licensing and approval for the storage of Dangerous Goods
  • Building design and fire protection
  • Hazards affecting local communities and environments


ACOR provides services to large and small mining operations Australia-wide. Our clients include BHP, FMG, Rio Tinto and Xstrata and cover iron ore, nickel, coal and gold operations. These services are reinforced by the ACOR Group who has significant experience in the design and delivery of Mining infrastructure throughout Australia and South East Asia.

Fuel Facilities

ACOR specialises in end-to-end delivery of fuel and chemical supply chain solutions. We have completed projects from feasibility stage through to design, construction and commissioning for bulk fuel and chemical facilities across Australia, including service stations. Our clients include Defence, BHP, FMG, Air BP, Oil majors and large Energy providers.

Future Fuels

As specialists in design, risk, safety, audit and compliance, ACOR can help to equip your organisation for the safe and compliant storage and handling of future fuels such as hydrogen and batteries. Services we can offer include risk analysis, compliance audits, hazardous area classification, dispersion modelling, emergency response, fire safety studies, explosive overpressure estimation, and training.

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“As an industry leader in this space, ACOR has worked alongside our clients for over 25 years to deliver safe and cost-effective solutions for their energy needs.”
Imran Shaik
National Service Leader – Energy

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