Shinfield Eastern Relief Road, Berkshire

Acting as landscape sub-consultants to Ramboll (UK) on this design and build relief road scheme providing access to the new Thames Valley Science Park and to a planned development of 1350 homes. Our work has included:- Production of detailed Existing Vegetation Designs and Planting Plans, Preparation of and input to specifications for site clearance, top soiling and earthworks, fencing and planting, …

A41 Aston Clinton bypass, Buckinghamshire

Working as landscape sub-consultants to Arup-Balfour Beatty on this Design and Build contract, we prepared landscape and environmental design drawings and specifications and carried out Contract Administration and prepared the Handover Environmental Management Plan (HEMP) for adoption by Buckinghamshire County Council. This new road scheme lies in part within the Chilterns AONB and a primary objective of the landscape scheme is …

Traffic Calming Research with TRL

We worked alongside TRL (Transport Research Laboratory) on behalf of the Department for Transport (DfT) to produce guidance on Psychological Traffic Calming. The project involved developing and testing alternative traffic calming techniques which make greater use of psychological measures and which still have a significant speed-reducing capability. TRL analysed psychological theories that might provide insight into how specific road design …

M25 Junction 12 to 15 widening and Heathrow spur road

We were landscape sub-consultants to Giffords and WSP (GWSP) on this flagship scheme to widen the M25 and create a new interchange and spur road to Heathrow Airport T5.  Our input included: Production of detailed Environmental Masterplans, Existing Vegetation Design and planting plans Preparation of a CEMP and HEMP Preparation of and input to specifications for site clearance, topsoiling and earthworks, …