REC

REC is a multi-disciplinary consultancy, specialising in a comprehensive range of environmental services, inspection, regulatory and risk management.

With over 20 years’ experience in the property and construction industry, REC delivers environmental solutions from eleven local offices throughout the UK and Ireland.

SECTORS

REC provide technical expertise in both the built and natural environment across a variety of sectors – from large government agencies and major developers, to public sector bodies and housing associations.

SERVICES

Our specialists provide seamless advice and cost-effective solutions to suit any project and budget – from small sites with specific constraints, to major development schemes. With our capabilities extending to Consultancy Services, Contaminated Land Investigation and Re mediation, Geo-technical Design and Assessment, Ecology, Air Quality Impact Assessments, Acoustics, Environmental Compliance and Risk Management, please select from the list below to find out more.

Case Studies

Credit: Simpson Haugh architects Manchester's skyline is becoming more and more clustered with tower cranes at the moment - but [...]

REC Ltd completed an Air Quality Assessment and Daylight, Sunlight and Overshadowing Assessment in support of the redevelopment of a […]

REC was commissioned to undertake an Air Quality Assessment in support of a planning application for a proposed mixed-use development […]

REC undertake Noise Constraints Assessment for residential development near the M40 REC were commissioned to undertake a Noise Constraints Assessment [...]
Noise Impact Assessment at major multi-use development in Salford REC supported a planning application for a proposed residential high rise [...]
Creating hundreds of new jobs, this scheme intends to convert an old, Grade II listed, Victorian Cotton mill into a [...]
In February 2015, REC undertook a detailed inspection survey for bats within an old four storey mill building in Stockport. [...]
REC’s bat ecologists recently undertook a thorough inspection of a tree, which was proposed to be felled to accommodate a [...]
REC Ltd undertook a thorough internal and external inspection of a series of buildings to discount the presence of bats [...]
REC's Air Quality Consultants were commissioned to undertake Air Quality Assessments in support of the planning applications for the development [...]
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REC

Osprey House
Pacific Quay
Broadway
Manchester
M50 2UE
T: +44 161 868 1300
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Unit 13 Barn Close
Langage Business Park
Plymouth
PL7 5HQ
T: +44 844 561 6735
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Environment House
Segensworth Business Centre
Segensworth Road (West)
Fareham
PO15 5RQ
T: +44 1329 847 783
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Capital Business Centre
22 Carlton Road
South Croydon
CR2 0BS
T: +44 2034 788 076
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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85 Tottenham Court Road
London
W1T 4TQ
T: +44 2037 555 174
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Environment House
Bullocks Lane
Takeley
Bishop’s Stortford
CM22 6TA
T: +44 1279 879 416
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Unit 6, The Incubator
Enterprise Campus
Alconbury Weald
Huntingdon
PE28 4WX
T: +44 1480 587 161
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Unit 5
Carrwood Park

Selby Road

Leeds

LS15 4LG
T: +44 113 337 2024
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Unit A5
Omagh Business Centre
41 Gortrush Industrial Estate
Great Northern Road
Omagh
Co Tyrone
BT78 5LU
T: 02882 253 378
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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16 Langlands Place
Kelvin South Business Park
East Kilbride
Glasgow
G75 0YF
T: +44 1355 573 360
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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83 Princes Street
Edinburgh
EH2 2ER
T: +44 131 247 7577
E: info@recltd.co.uk

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Osprey House
Pacific Quay
Broadway
Manchester
M50 2UE
T: +44 161 868 1300
E: info@recltd.co.uk

Latest News

Anolis Landestoyi

Environmental News in Brief

20.06.16

New Lizard, Anolis Landestoyi, in Dominican Republic discovered - Credit: Miguel Landestoyi European Commission were warned about emissions cheating five years before VW scandal The Guardian has reported this morning that the European Commission were in fact told in 2010 that researchers had discovered a device that suggested a particular car maker could be cheating emissions [...]
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UK towns found to be breaching air pollution safety levels

03.06.16

Glasgow and 11 other towns and cities in the UK have featured in data recently published by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as breaching air pollution safety levels http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-36274801. Conal Kearney – Air Quality lead at UK environmental consultants REC Ltd – said ‘There’s rightly continued concern in the UK about air pollution and its […]

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REC Drinks Reception – It was Alright on the Night!

01.06.16

REC started off the bank holiday a day early last week, with clients coming from all over for our networking evening at The Lowry – a stone’s throw away from our Manchester office in Salford Quays. Starting 2016 on a high, we decided to host several client and networking events throughout the UK this year. […]

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The Bat – Under the Spotlight

25.04.16

In the run up to peak Bat Survey season, REC’s intern Alex Reavley was inspired by our article on Great Crested Newts Greg and Glenda to embark on a mission to get their (extremely) long distant cousins, Barry and Brenda, on board. Considering bats are nocturnal, Alex went above and beyond the call of duty […]

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Earth Day 2016 – Why It Matters

22.04.16

Doing well not to be overshadowed today by the news that the ultimate King (or should that be Prince?) of Pop and his reign of purple rain has ended, Earth Day 2016 has been trending throughout social media and online. Earth day is a day that was set up in the 1970s to raise awareness […]

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The Great Crested Newt – Under the Spotlight

18.04.16

Our resident Great Crested Newt, Greg the Great Crested Newt, kindly came out of his pond last night to give me a quick insight into his species. (Daytime isn’t the best time for newts as they spend most of it at the bottom of the pond during breeding season). After a brilliant question and answer […]

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Protected Species Survey overshadowed by itchy Badger

13.04.16

Badger Bob makes himself at home during Protected Species Survey REC's Ecologists have been hard at work with all sorts of protected species surveys recently - but one little animal has been hogging the limelight in particular. Our Ecology team have been monitoring several Badger setts on a development site in Cheshire and have discovered [...]
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‘There is so much more to Science than just Biology, Chemistry and Physics’

08.03.16

‘There is so much more to Science than just Biology, Chemistry and Physics’. Air Quality Consultant, Charlotte Smith, speaks to us about her job in a male dominated industry for International Women’s Day.   Q – Tell us a bit about your role as an Air Quality Consultant A – An Air Quality Consultant’s role […]

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How green is your Christmas?

23.12.15

It’s that time of year where we all let loose a little – work Christmas parties, indulgent family meals and sitting alone eating an entire block of stilton. From the beginning of December, right through until New Year’s Day, there’s excess booze, surplus food and trousers bursting at the seams. With biscuits, mule logs, sherry, [...]
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Resource and Environmental Consultants Ltd steps up a gear and opens 14th office

12.11.15

We're pleased to announce that REC has opened a new office for the East Midlands bringing our total of locations throughout the UK and Ireland to 14. Our multi-disciplinary environmental consultancy has secured office space at Alconbury-Weald; a Cambridgeshire based project that is transforming a 1420 acre largely brownfield and gated site into a unique [...]

Upcoming Events

Drinks Reception & Networking – Manchester

Thursday, 26 May 2016 - 5:30 pm Event

Scotland Build 2016

Wednesday, 23 November 2016 - 9:00 am Event

London Build 2016

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 - 9:00 am Event

Procurex Ireland Live 2016

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 9:00 am Event

North England Build 2016

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 - 9:00 am Event