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Fred Salome is making the transition to
reduce his workload.
CTI has restructured its business and has withdrawn from consultancy and assessments in relation to concrete and concrete structures and from general coating technology and inspection.
As part of the restructuring, CTI’s office is moving to Northmead. The new addresses are:
28 Moxhams Road,
Northmead NSW 2152
PO Box 25,
Northmead NSW 2152
Fred and Carol can be contacted on their mobile phones:
Fred: 0418 276 819
Carol: 0418 207 106
CTI is a leading consultancy in hazardous paint management and related disciplines.
We have been providing our services since 1989 and have developed an outstanding reputation for professionalism and punctuality.
With our strong background in coatings technology and corrosion, we are able to approach hazardous paint management from a practical prospective, combining the needs and challenges facing both asset owners and contractors.
CTI announces that long-
Rob and Sue, during a shore excursion on a Tasman cruise in early 2015, found love-
As Rob still had some commitments in Sydney, he remained here when wife Sue, daughter Amanda and Sue’s father Alan moved down there in August last year. However after six months of FIFO, Rob has decided to also relocate now rather than in September this year as originally planned.
We hope that Rob’s tremendous experience and skill as a coating inspector as well as his characteristic “get-
As a result of Rob’s departure, CTI will no longer offer routine coating inspection work nor any concrete condition assessments.
Fred was diagnosed with a large tumour in one of his kidneys in 2012 and underwent surgery to remove the kidney completely. After that, his prognosis was for complete recovery, but the doctors did start a program of 6-
Unfortunately in April 2015 the CT scan detected more tumours in his abdominal cavity and subsequent testing confirmed metastatic renal carcinoma, with multiple tumours rendering his condition inoperable.
Fortunately, at that time Westmead hospital was running a Stage 3 open-
Such immunotherapy has been found effective for other types of cancers, especially melanoma, but had not yet been shown to be effective for renal carcinoma, which although relatively slow-
One early bonus of the treatment was that unlike traditional chemotherapy, this treatment caused Fred only minor side-
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A series of CT scans since October 2015 have shown progressive reduction in the size of the target tumours. These results are very pleasing not only to us, but also to the doctors running the trials. Similar results are being obtained for some other patients in the trial, and the outlook at present appears somewhat more promising than it did in June last year.
So whilst the long-
To minimise Fred’s work load, we have restructured CTI to concentrate only on our Hazardous Paint Management work. We are redirecting all new enquiries for concrete assessments and for coatings assessments, specifications and inspection to other parties. Corrosion enquiries are being handled as our circumstances at the time allow.
It is our intention to update this column regularly for those who are interested in Fred’s health and well-
CTI are outsourcing the manufacture, sale
and distribution of our Everek range to
See our Products page for details.