Boosting project sustainability
10th August 2019
Congratulations to our consultant Jonny, who is now fully BRE qualified as a CEEQUAL assessor.
Scotland targets 100% renewable energy supply for 2020
3rd July 2019
More good news for UK renewable energy, following significant changes to Scottish planning policy.
Offshore Wind Growth Partnership boosts UK sector
25th June 2019
While Nikki and Tom are in London for the 2019 Global Offshore Wind event, today’s announcement of a £100m investment into UK offshore promises significant growth for the sector.
A week in work experience life
19th June 2019
Last week, we welcomed two budding ecologists to the team, for a work experience placement. Here's what they had to say about their time with us.
Planning permission for historic Wiltshire site
18th June 2019
Following extensive work on a complex site in rural Wiltshire, we're delighted that planning permission has now been awarded to progress with development of Holt Tannery - a mixed scheme housed on a particularly technical site.
Press release: Engain supports Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s War on Plastic
13th June 2019
Makers of a new BBC series have worked with Frome-based environmental advisors, to produce footage they hope will change consumer and big business behaviour.
If at first you do succeed, tri, tri again
6th June 2019
Following a successful first triathlon experience, our MD Nikki says she has the bug.
28th May 2019
Nikki’s in Aberdeen this week, for the Decom North Sea’s annual one-day conference and exhibition
Go Nikki, go!
22nd May 2019
Next month, Nikki will compete in the Blenheim Palace triathlon, raising funds for Bloodwise, the UK's leading blood cancer research charity.
Engain Appointed to Homes England National Framework
30th April 2019
We are delighted to have partnered with Tibbalds Planning and Urban Design and CampbellReith consulting engineers for a Joint Venture (JV) contract awarded by Homes England for the 2018-2023 Multi-disciplinary Framework.
Go-ahead for multi-million harbour development
25th April 2019
Following extensive environmental scoping and planning, the Gibraltar Government has announced it will progress with a major land reclamation project, for mixed use development.
Biodiversity net gain – what the new Environment Bill means for developers
27th March 2019
While we await the government’s response to consultation results, it’s a useful period in which to review current site plans, to ensure future compliance and secure a valuable approach to sustainability.
19th February 2019
Engain is looking to offer internships to suitable university students, to work within an established environmental and ecological consultancy, undertaking field surveys and assisting in the general workload of a busy team.
Spring forward: application planning for 2019
15th November 2018
Our heritage specialists have been supporting a number of developers and estate owners - providing consultancy and robust ecological data, to protect assets, ensure a balance in project benefits and enrich applications planned for the new year.
Delivering government strategy for High Speed Rail
23rd October 2018
The arrival of summer saw us begin work with Arup and team, leading the environmental obligations on the High Speed HS2 Phase 2a, for the Birmingham to Crewe link.