RPS has an unrivalled track record of advising clients on major infrastructure projects in energy, transportation and aviation; taking a lead role in the preparation and coordination of planning applications and Development Consent Orders (DCOs). We work as an integral part of the project team, providing strategic advice that optimises commercial, outcome and programme considerations. We often take the lead role, steering project teams through this complex process.
Site Identification and Alternatives reports
Planning and Consenting Strategy
Project Management and Coordination, Secondment
Stakeholder Engagement and Management
Feasibility and Optimisation of Design/Layout
Screening, Scoping and Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
Sustainability and Climate Change Assessment
Habitats Regulations Assessment
Production and Coordination of Supporting Documentation
Statements of Common Ground
Preparation of Evidence and appearance at Public Inquiries and Hearings
Tender Specification and Contractor Evaluation
Discharge of DCO Requirements and Planning Conditions
Construction Environmental Management
Our clients benefit from the practical knowledge and experience as well as the commercial and programme certainty that we offer in nationally significant infrastructure project management and consenting.