Eur Ing Clayton in LONDON
Specialist in all aspects of municipal & industrial water & wastewater treatment & process technology & treatment methods, water & wastewater quality, environmental protection & health & safety on process systems, & dispute resolution....
Mr Button in HALIFAX
We offer expert arboricultural opinion in all tree-related matters, including: • Tree-related subsidence • Tree hazard assessment • Tree failure & personal injury or damage to property • Personal injury due to arboricultural operations • Tree Preservation Orders • Nuisance claims...
Mr Rogers in WINCHESTER
Acoustics, noise & vibration consultant • Environmental noise & planning relating to commercial, industrial & residential development • Planning inquiries • Licensing hearings & appeals • Environmental Protection Act hearings & noise nuisance assessments • Road & rail transportation noise • Leisure & entertainment noise • Sound insulation of buildings • Vibration • Gym due diligence & solution diagnostics • Hearing loss claims
Mr Stephens in LONDON
Expert arboricultural evidence for developers & local authorities in planning appeals, hearings & public local inquiries • Expert witness statements & evidence relating to litigation involving arboriculture, tree root damage, subsidence, Tree Preservation Orders & high hedge disputes • Evidence relating to arboriculture, woodland management, insurance & valuation • Having previously been MD of the largest landscape & grounds maintenance contractor in the UK, I also specialise in resolution of...
Dr Broomfield in MANCHESTER
Air quality, odour & health impacts specialist with BA chemistry from the University of Cambridge & PhD atmospheric chemistry • Over 25 years' experience as an industry specialist at ICI & in consultancy • Mark has appeared as an expert witness on 40 occasions up to January 2021 on issues including odour & air quality impact assessment; environmental & health effects of waste management; perception of health risks; road traffic emissions; & effects of air pollution on natural habitats
Ms Heasman in ATHERSTONE
Provision of expert witness services in areas such as: • Waste management & treatment • Landfill sites • Health effects of waste management facilities & contaminated land • Assessment of risks from contaminated land, including risks to water & to human health
Mr Allitt in HAYWARDS HEATH
Flooding • Hydrology • Hydraulic modelling • Surface water management • Integrated urban drainage • Drainage & sewerage • Sewerage management • Waste water • Land drainage • Reservoir inundation modelling
Mr Colella in HANLEY
Expert assessment of garden works, landscape projects relating to standards & quality of construction or workmanship • Professional designer & consultant can advise & report on all scales of work & practice procedures • Reports, surveys & independent assessment provided • Specialist advisor on private garden projects, land use & development of golf-related facilities • Landscape architect for planning appeals & hearings
Mr Snellgrove in LYMINGTON
Tree surveys & inspections • Hazard tree assessments • Site survey reports for architects & developers, preparation of planning submissions & proof of evidence • Technical advice in legal disputes involving trees, including boundary disputes • Investigation of accidents involving trees • Litigation concerning dangerous trees, damage claims, nuisance & trespass • TPO & conservation legislation • Planning appeals & public inquiries • Reports for mortgage purposes • Subsidence & heave, where related tree involvement...
Dr Hill in BATH
Commercial disputes & accident investigations within the railway industry between manufacturers, suppliers, infrastructure owners, operators & /or users of equipment & services • Skills offered include problem solving, reverse engineering, system analysis, design review & technical audit • Focusing on railway system technology, particularly traction vehicle electrical drives, power distribution & collection systems, signalling, communications, system integration & EMI/EMC
Mr Clarke in WINCHESTER
Environmental noise: • Community noise problems • Sports noise • Music noise, including public entertainment licence & Environmental Protection Act hearings • Planning inquiries • Pop festivals • Transportation noise: • Prediction & expert evidence on aircraft noise • Railway noise & vibration • Road traffic noise • Architectural & building acoustics: • Building acoustics from studios to synagogues • Building services noise • Workplace & industrial noise: • Occupational hearing damage assessments &...
Mr Stansfield in MANCHESTER
Environmental assessment and town planning specialist • Chartered Town Planner with over 25 years' experience working as a developer and in consultancy • Ben has appeared as an expert witness twice for the International Court of Arbitration and has been involved in public inquiries, examination in public hearings and DCO hearings in the UK • Experience covers town and country planning and environmental impact assessment matters
Dr Szmidt in AYR
Anaerobic digestion • Odour & emissions from compost & related facilities • Environmental & societal pollution • Agricultural pollution • Waste management & recycling • Facility design & operation • Production of compost & composted waste • Use, quality & fertiliser value of compost & digestate for horticulture & agriculture • Mushroom & hydroponic production systems • Cannabis cultivation • Microbial content, contamination & pollution of compost...
Dr Vince in BECKENHAM
Accident investigation • Major hazards • Fire • Explosion • Toxic gas • Chemical spills • HSWA • COMAH • COSHH • DSEAR • Industrial injuries from chemical & process hazards • Risk from transport, storage, handling & treatment of chemicals, including hazardous waste • Environmental impact assessment • Accidents to the environment • Planning inquiries (risk & air pollution issues) • Air pollution, including odour nuisance & food tainting • Cargo quality disputes • Cargo contamination incidents...
Mr Witchalls in READING
Advise public & private sector clients with respect to transport planning, policy & engineering aspects of land & policy proposals & commercial & residential developments in the UK & Europe • Given evidence at High Court planning appeals, plan & CPO inquiries & Select Committee • Key areas of expertise: • Traffic & transport impact assessments • Transport policy • Green travel plans • Parking • Junction assessment & design • Traffic appraisal & modelling • Sustainable transport & development • Interchange design
Ms Lambert-Porter in CAMBRIDGE
Expert witness and forensic investigation services relating to measurement and analysis of noise- and vibration-related incidents and disputes • Areas of expertise include noise-induced hearing loss, hand-arm and whole-body vibration exposure, planning disputes, noise nuisance and building regulations, and specifications compliance for commercial and residential developments, including noise impact assessments • Assessment of noise under Control of Noise at Work Regulations and implementation of...
Dr Muller in LONDON
Environmental assessments may be rendered invalid unless adequate answers can be provided for key questions such as the following: • Is the technical/statistical method suitable to address the actual question? • Does the location and timing of sample collections make sense? • Are there gaps/errors in or discrepancies between environmental data sets? • Which assumptions and details are 'hidden' within results derived from models?...
Dr Gibson in DIDCOT
Odour & air quality expert • PhD chemical engineering with 25 years' experience • Expertise in abatement design, operation, performance • Best Available Technology (BAT) & Best Practicable Means (BPM) Assessment • Expert in measurement of odour & air pollutants & impact assessment • Guidance development (e.g. for commercial kitchens) • Acted for regulators & operators & in private nuisance claims, planning appeals & also as joint expert for odour & air...
Mr Danks in READING
Town & country planning: • Environmental impact • Environmental protection: • Environmental management • Environmental monitoring • Water: • Water resources • Water quality • River pollution • Effluent pollution, analysis & treatment • Air: • Odour pollution & nuisance • Agriculture: • Agricultural engineering • Agricultural construction & use regulations • Health & safety accidents • Irrigation systems
Eur Ing Jarman in ADDLESTONE
Noise & vibration: • Abatement notices • Analysis & control • Nuisance • Environmental impact assessment • Pollution control & surveys • Planning appeals & public inquiries • Acoustics (buildings & architectural) • Sound insulation • Entertainment noise • Construction noise & vibration • Occupational noise • Air, rail & road transportation noise & vibration • Licensing • Air conditioning & ventilation systems
Dr Purnell in ST ALBANS
Health risk assessment & control of hazards in the workplace • Occupational hygiene • Noise • Hand-arm vibration • COSHH • LEV • Personal protective equipment • Legionella risk assessment & control Areas of expert witness work include: • Investigation of workplace accidents and environmental pollution incidents • Identification of causative factors in cases of occupational ill-health • Examination of work environments and equipment following failure and/or injury • Inspection...
Mr White in TAVISTOCK
Water resources • Water quality • Water supply, distribution • Drinking water quality & treatment • Sewage, waste water management • Oil spill environmental impact assessment, pollution, treatment • River pollution • Contaminated land relative to water quality • Legionella risk assessments
Mr White in BRISTOL
Over 25 years’ environment sector experience as regulator & consultant • Expert in waste treatment infrastructure commercial disputes & claims since 2010 • Expert in permit breaches, civil disputes & criminal cases (e.g. Environmental Protection Act, Waste Shipments, Duty of Care) • Cross-examined in Crown Court & International Tribunal • Former Environment Agency investigation & enforcement officer • PACE trained • Conveys complex technical & regulatory information into plain English
Dr Buck in ASHBOURNE
Chimney stack emissions & dispersion • Air pollution: dispersion & effects • Occupational hygiene & safety • Toxicology of industrial & environmental chemicals • Biological & chemical aspects of forensic science • Analytical chemistry • Odour assessment & control • Environmental & occupational noise
Dr O'Callaghan in LIVERPOOL
Arboriculture • Arboriculture accident investigation • Arboriculture planning & development • Arboriculture tree risk assessment • Arboriculture health & safety • Arboriculture professional negligence • Arboriculture training
Mr Sugden in WINCHESTER
Occupational noise & vibration exposure assessments, including historical retrospective cases • Planning & licensing matters involving noise or vibration • Forensic acoustic studies as may be required in criminal proceedings, e.g. likely audibility & intelligibility of speech
Mrs Lovell in DIDCOT
Sarah applies her regulatory experience and knowledge of waste and environmental legislation and associated regulatory guidance to a range of commercial disputes, insurance claims and criminal proceedings. Including those related to illegal and permitted waste operations and installations, waste duty of care, exempt waste operations, definition of waste, end of waste, Best Available Technique (BAT) and appropriate measures, Environmental Management Systems (EMS), Fire Prevention Plans (FPPs),...
Mr Josephs in STOWMARKET
Archaeological and Cultural Heritage Consultant since 1992 - one of the UK's first professional consultants • Managing Director of the Company founded in 2002 • Extensive experience of all periods and facets of archaeology and cultural heritage • Currently consultant to over 200 companies across Europe, mainly in the quarrying and built development sectors • Author of over 1000 Heritage Statements and experienced expert witness • Expert in EIA • Previously Director of Heritage and Archaeology at Entec (now Wood)...
Dr Cobb in CHARLBURY
Assessments & investigations for & design of spoil tips, lagoons, wastewater ponds & stock piles at mines & quarries • Preparation of reports for Quarries Regulations, 1999 (Regulations 32 & 33) for both rock & spoil slopes • Contractual matters relating to the construction or removal of tips & rockfaces • Accommodation of tips & lagoons within quarry design & the assessment of recoverable minerals & volumes of waste for disposal • Also subsidence & other effects of underground mining •...
Mr Walton in LANCASTER
Experienced consultant in geotechnical engineering (both mining and civil engineering), quarrying, open pit mining and health and safety in mining and quarrying • Chartered Mining Engineer, Chartered Geologist and Chartered Health and Safety Practitioner • Extensive experience in consulting, contracting and managing mining and quarrying operations in both technical and production capacities • Works extensively in the UK, Europe and Africa • Expert evidence given in mineral extraction, slope stability in...
Eur Ing Watts in HEMEL HEMPSTEAD
Environmental noise impact assessment • Measurement of noise & vibration • Sound insulation • Road traffic noise • Railway noise • Noise, nuisance • Industrial noise • Noise, planning • Building acoustics • Recreation noise
Mr McLoughlin in EXETER
Joint Expert Witness • Environmental noise • Community noise problems • Residential • Hotels • Office schemes • Noise & vibration master planning • Environmental impact assessment • Environmental statement • Transportation noise • Aviation noise • Railway noise & vibration • Road traffic noise • Architectural & building acoustics • Building services noise • Industrial noise • Occupational hearing damage assessments • Control of plant noise & vibration
Mr Cocking in HALIFAX
Opinion, reports & expert witness for all cases involving trees • Trees in relation to planning & development, including appearances at appeals & public inquiries • Arboricultural & woodland management planning & practice • DNA 'sourcing' of tree material & timber • Tree biology • Tree damage & disease • Tree failure, personal injury & /or property damage • Tree hazard evaluation • Trees & health & safety issues • Trees & amenity • Forest & timber evaluation • Tropical forest management & conservation
Dr Dymock in WINCHESTER
Architectural & environmental noise & vibration • Impact assessment, prediction & compliance testing • Residential & commercial developments, industrial places • Noise exposure assessments & hand-arm vibration • Education, leisure, commercial, industrial, waste management, recycling facilities, marine vessels & vibration analysis of train lines/industrial processes • Wind turbines • Rehearsal & performance spaces, recording studios
Professor Buchanan in CHALFONT ST GILES
Valuation of mineral projects • Mining geology • Mineral economics • Mineral evaluation • Platinum group element exploration & production • Gold exploration & production • Mining feasibility • Technical & financial appraisal of mining projects • Mining finance • Environmental impact of mining • Valuation of mineral projects • Extractive industry finance • Coal projects • Mining methods • Extractive metallurgy • Mineral reserves & resources • Base metal projects • Metals & energy project appraisal & finance • Financial services •...
Mr O'Hara in BRISTOL
I am qualified to deal with a number of general practice & building surveying matters. In recent years I have been involved in providing expert advice in connection with a wide range of property types & scenarios, including • Environmental issues to dilapidations • Effect on value of proximity of an organic landfill site • Valuations for development purposes, particularly in relation to housing associations • Alleged valuation disputes & negligence relating to unidentified defects in survey reports....
Mr Goodwin in BROADWAY
General ecology • Wildlife conservation • Environmental impact analysis • Ecological impact analysis • SSSI • Badgers • Ornithology • Woodland conservation • Great-crested newts
Mr Chinelis in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Occupational noise (NIHL) • Occupational vibration (HAVs, WBV) • Abatement notices • Nuisance • Planning appeals • Public inquiries • Licensing • Noise & vibration • Environmental impact assessment • Pollution control & surveys • Acoustics (buildings & architectural) • Sound insulation • Entertainment noise • Construction noise & vibration • Occupational noise • Air, rail & road transportation noise & vibration • Licensing • Air conditioning & ventilation systems • Environmental noise & planning relating to commercial, industrial...
Mr Horrocks in ST ALBANS
All forms of environmental health work undertaken, including: • Environmental protection, including air pollution control • Environmental, community & occupational noise assessment & control • Investigation & resolution of statutory nuisances • Environmental assessments of new development proposals under Town & Country Planning Acts • Food poisoning investigations • Food safety audits • Food hygiene training • Housing disrepair & fitness assessments • Health & safety risk assessment & accident investigations...
Dr Hinnells in DIDCOT
• Expert in energy use, climate change policy and carbon emissions reduction • PhD with 27 years' experience covering academia, Government and consulting • Expertise in impacts and mitigation measures for major infrastructure, including airports and other transport and utility assets, large commercial or residential development, renewable or conventional power station developments • Impacts of public policy decisions, including planning, regulation, taxation and climate-related...
Mr Gregson in BRIDGEND
Japanese Knotweed I am one of the country's leading experts on this subject. I have over 40 years' experience of the identification and management of Japanese Knotweed in both the built and natural environment. I have a very unusual skill set. As a professional ecologist I have knowledge of the plant's growth cycle and environmental impact. As a Chartered Surveyor who is an accredited valuer, I can advise on the impact on property value caused by the plant. I was one of the first two people...
Mr Trevor-Jones in BASINGSTOKE
Railway noise • Railway vibration • Environmental noise • Planning & noise • Environmental vibration • Planning & vibration • Building vibration • Building acoustics • Sound in buildings • Sound insulation • Environmental impact assessment • Entertainments noise • Entertainments licensing • Industrial noise • Noise nuisance • Vibration nuisance • Construction noise • Construction vibration
Mr Blenkharn in LONDON
Healthcare (clinical) waste microbiology • Healthcare (clinical) waste management & disposal • Environmental microbiology, with particular regard to waste disposal • Infection control • Device-related infection • Hospital ventilation • Hospital maintenance
Dr Bond in LONDON
As Associate Sustainability Consultant for Hilson Moran, Paul is competent to accept instructions in: • Nuisance from odour, dust & other amenity impacts relating to waste management, composting & industrial facilities • Air quality & odour monitoring & modelling • Flood risk & surface water management issues • Paul is experienced in finding environmental solutions to achieve planning permission for developments in some of the most challenging of urban environments
Mr MacArthur in WINCHESTER
Environmental noise • EFW assessments • Waste management • Environmental technology & gas storage facilities • Airfield & aircraft noise propagation • Potential & existing community noise for retail, commercial & industrial premises • Workplace & industrial noise • Occupational hearing damage assessments & evidence • Control of plant noise & vibration
Eur Ing Lumley in LONDON
Technical: • Petroleum products, including treatment design & development • Energy conservation & management • Environment • Oil & gas processing • Pipelines • Metal cutting • Metal forming • Mineral oil extraction • Gas supply & control • Pharmaceutical products • Process plant • Pressure vessels • Food & drink processing machinery • Chemical industry machinery • Welding • Functional: • Consultancy services • Process engineering & contracting • Quality control • Assurance & inspection ISO 9001/2 • Project management • Purchasing &...
Mr Saunders in WINCHESTER
Environmental noise • Community noise problems • Sports noise • Music noise, including public entertainment licence & Environmental Protection Act hearings • Planning enquiries • Transportation noise • Railway noise & vibration • Road traffic noise • Architectural & building acoustics • Building acoustics from studios to synagogues • Building services noise • Workplace & industrial noise • Occupational hearing damage assessments & evidence • Control of plant noise & vibration
Mr Ferguson in LONDON
Advice on traffic & access relating to site development • Hotels • Food & non-food retail • Housing & change of use • Support of unitary development plans policy at public inquiry • Traffic impact assessment • Evidence given on behalf of a number of prominent developers & agencies, including Elbrook C & C Ltd, Blue Orange Core, Bright Stars Nursery Ltd & London Borough of Harrow
Dr Harman in KNUTSFORD
Hazardous substances: risk assessment for storage or transport, including risks to the public & to the environment & consultation zones • Environmental impact assessments, including radiological assessments
Dr Cockcroft in NORTHAMPTON
Acoustics • Noise & vibration measurement & analysis • Planning appeal & public inquiry evidence, noise • Environmental impact assessments, noise • Transportation noise • Mineral working & waste disposal noise • Entertainment, recreational & sporting activity noise • Architectural & building acoustics