North Blyth Biomass Power Station, Northumberland
RES Northern Europe
RPS are currently working with the client and their process engineering team and the Local Authority to achieve planning approval for a c.100MW biomass plant, using up to 900,000 tonnes of fuel.
Our designers have provided concept & feasibility design, Design & Access Statements, Option studies, 3D model, CABE reviews and public exhibition information and materials.
The initial design options for the layout, considered site location, highway access and visual impact. RPS were responsible for:
Liaising with the process designers
Various value engineering exercises to optimise the plant's layout
Road, rail and port links (where appropriate)
The undertaking of local, historical, physical context site analyses and photo studies.