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Evolving PFAS regulation is cause for client unrest Locked

Environment Analyst hosted an online event to discuss PFAS policy and practical solutions in light of proposed new regulations and standards.

Europe, Global

WSP UK claims to be ‘almost half’ green Locked

UK division of Canadian-headquartered firm makes good progress on carbon reduction but lags on proportion of senior positions held by women.

Europe, Global, UK

Brownfield Awards 2022: spotlight on digital, net zero and social value Locked

This year’s flagship awards event for the brownfield community featured particularly innovative applications and a record number of ‘Highly Commended’ entries.


Low carbon economy is key to prosperity says Aldersgate Group Locked

New manifesto urges government to focus on energy efficiency and not to abandon commitments on carbon reduction, nature restoration and waste.


Green building consortium promotes circularity programme Locked

Major global consultancies support initiative to ensure circularity and efficiency in building and construction sectors.

Europe, Global, North America, UK

WSP plans regional expansion based from Leeds Locked

New location to support future growth ambitions in Yorkshire


Consultants appointed to Construction Professional Services Framework Locked

Nine consultants secure environmental roles under £1.7bn, four-year agreement from the Crown Commercial Service


Conservationists wait for legal protection over London’s Disneyland Locked

Conservationists opposing plans for a huge theme park south of the Thames, one of two UK homes for a rare jumping spider are waiting for legal protection to be officially declared


Consultants help drive homes boost Locked

Some of largest environmental consultancies in the UK are to advise Homes England on delivering new homes, including AECOM, Arcadis and WSP


Business leaders debate sustainability within the brownfield sector Locked

Senior representatives from ten environmental & engineering consultants, remediation contractors and developers discussed the role of the brownfield & regeneration sector in delivering sustainability


Consultants accused of underestimating carbon impact of airport expansion

NEF report claims the climate impact of regional airport expansions has been underestimated by scheme proponents, and the consultants working for them


UK environmental consulting resilient despite Brexit & CV-19

Sector hits all-time high of £1.9bn in 2019 before pandemic forces decline last year; Jacobs confirmed new market leader, then RSK, WSP, AECOM and RPS; demand for climate change & energy services surges as net zero and climate resilience efforts ramp up

Europe, Global, UK

WSP to advise on UK's first major carbon capture project Locked

Carbon capture will soon be a reality in the UK and consultancy WSP is to play a key role in the development of the infrastructure

Europe, Global, UK

UK plc calls for a green recovery Locked

Investing in low carbon technology will lead to a healthy and resilient economy post-COVID-19 say business leaders


Insight Briefing: Strategic planning for the crisis and post-crisis era Locked

The third of our special reports based on AEC Advisors’ CEO Forum series, addressing COVID-19 impacts and mitigation strategies, provides views based on the bosses of Environmental Partners, Kleinfelder, Stantec and WSP. Liz Trew reports

Global, North America, UK

Improving the value proposition of environmental consultancy Locked

The first Environment Analyst Business Leaders’ Forum meeting of 2020 saw animated discussion around three interrelated themes of digital disruption, value proposition and the future environmental consultant

Europe, Global, UK

Consultancies grapple with COVID-19 site-based work restrictions Locked

LUC suspends all field work, whilst other firms review on an individual basis if onsite work is deemed ‘essential’ given government restrictions to stem coronavirus transmission


Expert opinion: Timing is (almost) everything to deliver net zero Locked

Business, councils and communities on their zero-carbon journeys face the same challenge: how do they effectively measure the progress and real contribution of their choices?


UK environmental consultancy gathers momentum with Brexit worries sidelined

Brexit fails to dampen sector thanks to a resurgent public sector spending and continued infrastructure activity. And there’s change at the top as WSP, Jacobs, RSK, AECOM and Mott MacDonald lead the pack, while APEM, Delta-Simons and Sweco enter EA’s Top 30 for the first time.

Europe, Global, UK

Brownfield Briefing Awards: Meridian One wins Project of the Year Locked

Fourteen winners were announced and five entries highly commended at the fifteenth anniversary of Environment Analyst's Brownfield Briefing Awards.


Development and infrastructure fuels strong year for EIA Locked

EIA remains the engine of growth for the UK’s environmental consultants, according to the latest market report from Environment Analyst

Europe, UK

Brexit checks UK environmental consulting market growth Locked

Strong demand across multiple client sectors fuels another solid performance from the UK EC Top 30, although slowdown evident on Brexit worries finds EA’s latest market report

Europe, UK

WSP to prepare TfN's strategic development studies Locked

Canada-based international consultancy WSP has been appointed by Transport for the North (TfN) to develop an infrastructure improvement programme across two key transport corridors in northern England.

Europe, UK

Market Insight: trends in UK contaminated land consulting (part II) Locked

How demand is being shaped by policy changes, Brexit and international opportunities

Europe, UK

Market Insight: trends in UK contaminated land consulting (part I) Locked

It has been a long and slow recovery for firms involved in site assessment and remediation design post recession, as they now face a shortage of skilled practitioners. EA looks at the current state of play and how services are evolving

Europe, UK

Market Insight: UK infrastructure & environment Locked

In the third and final part of this special series of features looking at environmental business drivers and disruptors, we look at why the infrastructure and housing regeneration markets have consultants so optimistic

Europe, UK

Industry response to snap general election Locked

Some organistions have got their arguments in early responding to the snap UK election, ranging from increasing confidence in infrastructure delivery, strengthening environmental protection and boosting the renewables sector.

Europe, UK

Market Insight: Energy and emissions catch 22 Locked

Where UK environmental consultancies are viewing opportunities for their services set against often seemingly divergent energy and emissions reduction policies, added to developments and threats on the international scene

Europe, UK

WSP | PB to provide environmental permitting for Fife LNG terminal Locked

Canadian consultancy WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has been commissioned to undertake the development, planning and consenting of a new liquefied natural gas terminal at the Rosyth Port in Fife, Scotland.

Europe, UK

Market Insight: what's in store for 2016? (part II) Locked

How austerity, flooding, Brexit and COP21 are expected to influence environmental work opportunities this year and beyond

Europe, UK