Biomass Energy Facility


Biomass Energy Facility Biomass Energy Facility, North Blyth

RES Northern Europe

RPS provided concept architectural design services for a new-build biomass fuelled power station.

Our team of design consultants are currently working closely with the client, 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 modelling

CABE reviews

Public exhibition information and materials.

The initial design options for the layout, considered site location, highway access and visual impact. The team were responsible for:

Liaising with the process designers

Various value engineering exercises were undertaken to optimise the plant’s layout.

Road, rail and port links (where appropriate)

Environmental considerations

The undertaking of local, historical, physical context site analyses and photo studies.