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Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA)

Environmental Impact Assessment & Environmental Assessment support are a core part of our consultancy services.


We have a 25 year record of providing environmental planning advice and delivering Environmental Impact Assessments, for both public and private sector clients. In that time the practice has placed itself in the forefront of environmental expertise regarding EIA and environmental design for sustainable development.

Our strategy for delivery of environmental planning commissions is simple: delivery of quality and added value through a highly experienced, Scottish based team with a clear understanding of the application of environmental legislation and how these should be applied to meet client requirements.

We have extensive experience of appearing on behalf of clients, including local authorities, as expert witnesses or providing environmental support to other professional consultants including legal teams.

Our specialist and experienced professionals provide full in-house environmental and multi-disciplinary services from inception to project execution and have undertaken over 50+ statutory EIA’s across a range of sectors including transport, mixed used development and minerals.

Major EIA Project Experience includes:-

  • Scottish Government (Transport Scotland) Environmental (EIA) - Term Framework Audits 1999-2013
  • EIA for Trump International Golf Links Scotland
  • EIA for New South Glasgow Hospitals – Queen Elizabeth Hospital
  • EIA for Airdrie to Bathgate Rail Re-Opening
  • EIA for Mossend International Railfreight Park
  • Scottish Power Sub - Station Re-Development EIA
  • HELIX Living Landmark EIA (major visitor destination and greenspace), Falkirk
  • Celtic Renewables Biofuel Development EIA
  • Stoneywood Masterplan EIA (Masterplan incl. 500 homes), Aberdeenshire

For more information please contact: Kim McLaren click here to email Kim