Environmental & Ecological

consultation and support

Identify, mitigate, protect, enhance & improve for the future in a sustainable manner

Environmental Solutions

At NPT, the environment is our priority.

We provide site specific Environmental management for individual construction projects, providing practical support from initial scoping of environmental constraints during design, through to construction and project completion.

Our Environmental team consults with external stakeholders to ensure that projects can be completed on time and budget, whilst maintaining full environmental protection and following legislation to give peace of mind to our clients.

Our services.

Environmental Management.

We can provide full environmental support tailored to your construction project:

  • Full environmental management – from pre-construction and planning pre-application, to on-site activity and final reinstatement
  • Full specialist support from a dedicated Environmental Scientist to guide and assist Clients throughout all stages of site environmental
    management
  • Archaeological liaison & management
  • Arboricultural services – tree pruning/removal & hedge removal, including support through the planning stage
  • Arrangement & management of associated watching briefs
  • Advice and management of all potential environmental risks
Environmental Permitting.

Our team will work with The UK’s governmental stakeholders such as The Environment Agency, Natural England, Natural Resources Wales and Local and County Councils to ensure all relevant permits are in place before your construction works can proceed.

  • Guidance & management to achieve Flood Drainage Consent
  • Guidance on planning legislation and preparation of relevant planning applications when required
  • All relevant consultations to ensure that works are completed in agreement with all relevant external parties
  • Application of all necessary environmental consents & permits
Environmental Training.

NPT can provide environmental training to a variety of audiences from site teams to Senior Management to improve your understanding of environmental requirements into your construction projects.

  • Environmental Training
  • Toolbox Talk briefings

Ecological Solutions

NPT’s ecological arm provides a range of mitigation services which are essential for minimising the adverse impacts of human activities on natural ecosystems.

These services encompass a diverse array of strategies aimed at restoring, preserving, and enhancing environmental quality. Whether it’s habitat protection and enhancement, biodiversity conservation, pollution control or sustainable land management practices, we’ll offer multifaceted solutions to mitigate ecological degradation. By employing techniques such as wetland creation, reforestation, and wildlife corridor establishment, these services strive to offset the negative effects of development while promoting the long-term health and resilience of ecosystems.

What we can do for you.

We provide site specific ecological management for individual construction projects, providing practical support from the start with Preliminary Ecological Appraisal (PEA) during design, through to construction and project completion.

Our Ecological team complete seasonal surveys, consult with external stakeholders to ensure that projects can be completed on time and budget, whilst maintaining full ecological protection whilst following legislation to give peace of mind to our clients.

A range of services.

We can offer the following services:

  • Full ecological advice and management – from pre-construction and planning pre-application, to on-site activity and final
    reinstatement.
  • Full specialist support from a dedicated ecologist to guide and assist Clients throughout all stages of development works.
  • Full ecological assessment and screening, together with management of any invasive or UK protected species.
  • Habitat identification & recommendations.
  • Specialist surveys for protected species and habitats.
  • Preliminary Ecological Appraisal, Ecological Impact Assessments, Habitats Regulation Assessment, Biodiversity Net
    Gain Matrix.
  • Writing/completion of technical reports based on the surveys completed and issue recommendations.
  • The production of method statements/mitigation plans and European Protected Species Mitigation Licences.
  • Identification of Designated Sites and associated guidance for work that may cause an impact
Compliance & permits.

NPT will work with The UK’s governmental stakeholders such as The Environment Agency, Natural England, Natural Resources Wales and Local and County Councils to ensure all relevant permits are in place before your construction works can proceed.

Interested in our Engineering services?

We specialise in professional consultation and design engineering services. From feasibility studies to construction and commissioning, we offer comprehensive support for water supply, wastewater and drainage design management projects. If you’d like to chat to us about any of our services, please get in touch.

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