About brandnewmedia

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far brandnewmedia has created 83 blog entries.
Filter by:

Take part in survey of Scottish marine recreation

LUC is working with Marine Scotland, the Scottish Government directorate responsible for management of seas around Scotland, to design and manage a major survey into marine recreation and tourism. The research aims to find out what people do and where [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:20+00:00 August 18th, 2015|Education & Leisure, Strategic Planning & Assessment|

LUC holds second Mapathon with DEC

Humanitarian organisations have a desperate need for detailed mapping, as it often does not exist in areas affected by natural disasters. In the aftermath of the earthquake in Nepal, LUCs Mapping and Visualisation team ran a successful Missing Maps Workshop [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:20+00:00 August 18th, 2015|Development & Regeneration, General news, GIS & Visualisation|

LUC wins LVIA for railway re-instatement

We are delighted to be commissioned by Devon County Council to prepare a landscape and visual impact assessment (LVIA) for the Bere Alston to Tavistock railway re-instatement and associated trials. Our work will inform the design, delivery and operation of [...]

2015-09-17T19:50:17+00:00 August 17th, 2015|EIA, Energy & Infrastructure, Landscape & Seascape Assessment|

LUC reappointed to SPEN framework contract

We are pleased to be continuing our longstanding relationship with SP Energy Networks (SPEN) following reappointment to their Environmental Planning Framework. To date LUC has provided services in relation to line routeing and EIA, landscape design for new substations and [...]

2015-09-17T19:42:24+00:00 August 17th, 2015|EIA, Energy & Infrastructure, Landscape & Seascape Assessment|

Galashiels Transport Interchange opened

https://vimeo.com/135892348?from=outro-local The £5.2m transport interchange in Galashiels was officially opened this week. Serving as an entrance to the new Borders railway, when services commence on 6 September, the transport hub will double as a bus station and gateway to the [...]

Second consent for Forewind at Dogger Bank Offshore Wind Farm

The Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change approved Forewind’s second application for the Dogger Bank Teesside A&B development last week. LUC prepared the landscape, seascape and visual impact assessments for the on- and offshore components, including landscape mitigation [...]

2015-09-17T19:52:32+00:00 August 11th, 2015|Energy & Infrastructure, Landscape & Seascape Assessment|

Great Crested Newt translocation starts at Benenden School

LUC has begun a two-month Great Crested Newt translocation for Benenden School in preparation for a £2m project for new staff housing. Great Crested Newt, a European Protected Species, have been identified at the site, so the works are being [...]

2015-09-17T20:05:48+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Ecology, Education & Leisure, General news|

LUC on winning team for RIBA design competition

We’re delighted to be part of Sarah Wrigglesworth Architects’ winning team for a design competition to regenerate Soar Island in Leicester. Backed by Leicester City Council, the RIBA-run contest sought proposals to revitalise the islet in the middle of the [...]

2015-09-17T20:02:47+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Development & Regeneration, Landscape Architecture|

LUC facilitates ‘Wildlife in the City’ masterclass

Our Director of Landscape Architecture Jennette Emery-Wallis presented a ‘Wildlife in the City’ Apprentice Masterclass last week, alongside Royal Parks officers and Guild members. The session was held for horticultural trainees at the ‘Look Out’ Education Centre in Hyde Park. [...]

Max Norman

Many of us at LUC are keen hillwalkers and climbers so it was with great sadness that we learnt about the death of Max Norman following an avalanche in the mountains of Torridon in the north west of Scotland. Max [...]

2015-09-17T20:12:23+00:00 July 30th, 2015|Landscape Architecture|