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Meet our talented new Glasgow staff

We've recently welcomed four new members to our expanding Glasgow team across many areas of the company. Find our more about their experience, expertise and how they can support your projects below. David Ferguson: Principal Landscape Planner David is [...]

LUC planning team expands into Manchester

LUC’s planning team has set up a new base in our Manchester office as our Environmental Planner, Jennifer Rea, makes the move from London to the north of England. Jennifer specialises in environmental impact assessment for energy schemes, mixed-use developments, and [...]

2018-01-25T14:07:46+00:00 January 25th, 2018|Environmental Impact Assessment, General news|

LUC’s EIA ‘competent experts’ retain IEMA Quality Mark

We are pleased to announce that we have retained our IEMA EIA Quality Mark for 2017-2018. This is even more important now that the new Regulations require EIAs to be undertaken by EIA 'competent experts'. We were commended for our efforts [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:06+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Environmental Impact Assessment, General news|

LUC’s Head of EIA to speak at Connecting Projects to the Grid conference

Our Head of EIA Joanna Wright is excited to be attending and speaking at the 5th Annual Connecting Projects to the Grid conference in London this week. The conference will cover the topic of “Securing a connection to a changing grid: [...]

2017-05-16T09:54:13+00:00 May 16th, 2017|Environmental Impact Assessment, General news|

LUC sponsoring EIA conference in Scotland

LUC is proud to be sponsoring this year’s joint IEMA and Scottish Government conference, titled ‘Launching Scotland’s 2017 EIA Regulations’, at the Edinburgh Training and Conference Centre on 24 May. Our Head of EIA, Joanna Wright, will also be speaking in [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:07+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Environmental Impact Assessment|

LUC publishes latest in series of guidance one month ahead of planned implementation of new EIA Directive

The new Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive (2014/52/EU) is due to be transposed into UK legislation on 16 May 2017. The new Directive seeks to ensure that ‘proportionate’ and high-quality EIAs are undertaken across the EU. To assist our clients [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:08+00:00 April 19th, 2017|Environmental Impact Assessment|

LUC Associate Landscape Planner to speak at All-Energy conference

Our Associate Landscape Planner Paul Macrae is set to speak at the annual All-Energy conference in Glasgow next month - the UK’s largest renewable energy and low carbon energy event. Paul will be joining a stimulating panel discussion on the first [...]

‘Brexit’ and EIA

With just two weeks to go until the EU referendum, and just under a year until the new Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive is transposed into UK law, we have been asking ourselves what would happen to EIA practice following [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:16+00:00 June 9th, 2016|Environmental Impact Assessment, General news|

LUC publishes latest in series of guidance on new EIA Directive

There is just one year to go until the new EIA Directive (2014/52/EU) has to be transposed into UK legislation, regardless of the outcome of the ‘Brexit’ referendum. The new Directive seeks to ensure that ‘proportionate’ and high-quality EIAs are [...]

2017-10-25T16:43:16+00:00 May 16th, 2016|Environmental Impact Assessment|

LUC to provide EIA Review for Braintree District Council

LUC has been appointed to provide an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) review and advice services to Braintree District Council in Essex. We will be reviewing the Environmental Statement submitted, in support of a large residential-led mixed use scheme comprising up [...]

2016-04-19T10:59:15+00:00 April 19th, 2016|Environmental Impact Assessment|