REC

REC is a consultancy, specialising in 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.

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 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

REC provided Geo-environmental and Geotechnical consultancy support to the developer for their proposed scheme in Flookburgh. The investigation was aimed […]

Tailored Living Solutions sought the expertise of REC Air Quality Consultant, Josh Jones, to assess air quality on a commercial and […]

Background REC was appointed as the lead asbestos managements consultant to a large United Kingdom Housing Association, this included undertaking […]

Background A new telecommunications base is proposed on the Coed Howell Farm site requiring an access road to go through […]

Construction of a mixed use five storey development, comprising both residential and commercial areas, including a basement Background As part […]

REC was commissioned to conduct an Air Quality Assessment in support of a planning application for the proposed redevelopment of […]

REC was commissioned to undertake multi-disciplinary technical services in support of a planning application for the proposed Phase 4 residential […]

The Port of Southampton is the UK’s biggest exporting port. Over 950,000 cars pass through the port each year, a […]

Project:  Mixed-use re-development of sought after city space in central London, building 30,000 square feet of new office space. Location: […]

Project: Qualitative Odour Assessment, The Flax Factory Project Type: Residential development REC was commissioned to undertake a Qualitative Odour Assessment […]

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1 Winnall Valley Road

Winchester

Hampshire

SO23 0LD

T: 01329 847 783

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

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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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Capital Business Centre
22 Carlton Road
South Croydon
CR2 0BS
T: +44 2034 788 076
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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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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Osprey House
Pacific Quay
Broadway
Manchester
M50 2UE
T: +44 161 868 1300
E: info@recltd.co.uk

Latest News

Winter Ecology Surveys – Stay Ahead of the Game

04.12.18

You’d be forgiven for thinking that ecology surveys stop during the winter as reptiles, mammals and plants hunker down during the winter months. It’s true we’ve passed the end of the active survey season for a number of species, such as bats, reptiles and dormice. However, there are still ecological surveys that can be done […]

Growing up and growing out – Air Quality and London Suburban Growth

29.11.18

REC was delighted to take part in yesterday’s RTPI London annual summit. REC’s Air Quality workshop centered around a London-based case study – brought to life the key issues and challenges facing planners in relation to London urban expansion, intensified development and Air Quality. REC plans to produce an advisory note off the back the workshop […]

Barn Owl Training – What a Hoot!

27.11.18

With a heart-shaped face, buff back and wings, and pure white underparts, the barn owl is a distinctive and much-loved bird. They are legally protected by the Wildlife and Countryside Act making it a criminal offence to disturb or harm them or their nesting sites. They are also listed on the RSPB’s Amber List so […]

REC Delivers Air Quality and Land Use Planning Seminar to RTPI NW

23.10.18

REC provided a breakfast seminar to members of the Royal Town & Planning Institute North West on 11th October at the offices of Eversheds in Manchester. The event – attended by planners, local authorities, Transport for Greater Manchester and developers – focused on key air quality considerations in relation to planning, and REC’s view on […]

REC Raises Money for Horizons Plymouth Children’s Sailing Charity

19.10.18

REC was delighted to raise a donation for Horizons Plymouth at its recent client networking event. REC has been operating in Plymouth and the South West for some 20 years and as part of that celebration we held a client event at the famous Plymouth Gin Distillery on 27th September. We were joined by a […]

Resource and Environmental Consultants Ltd, a Concept Life Sciences Group company, strengthens senior team to support growth and development plans

09.10.18

Ged Sojka joins as National Operations Director in Geo-Environmental, Martin Lucass as Northern Geo-Environmental team leader, and Mike Armitage as Head of Ecology Manchester, UK, 09 October 2018: Resource and Environmental Consultants Ltd (REC), the UK environmental consultancy, part of the Concept Life Sciences Group, has announced the appointment of three new senior team members. Ged […]

REC Networking and Client Event Plymouth Gin Distillery

01.10.18

REC’s Plymouth office was delighted to welcome over 30 guests to its networking and client event last week (27th September). The event was held at one of Plymouth’s key landmarks – the Plymouth Gin Distillery – and celebrated REC’s longstanding operations in Plymouth and the South West. The event centred around REC’s Asbestos Surveying and […]

5 things to consider with Noise Impact Assessments

21.09.18

Noise is defined as any unwanted sound including road and rail traffic, amplified music and commercial/industrial, which means no matter the type of development, one or more of these are likely to be a concern to existing and/or proposed receptors, and, as such, a Noise Impact Assessment (NIA) will be required. 5 things for Developers, Local […]

RTPI: England lacks coherent plan to improve air quality

19.09.18

https://www.rtpi.org.uk/briefing-room/news-releases/2018/august/rtpi-england-lacks-coherent-plan-to-improve-air-quality/ The RTPI’s response to the Government’s draft Clean Air Strategy raises concerns that there is insufficient integration between transport planning and sustainable development planning in terms of improving air quality in the UK. ‘Without these links, pressure could be placed on developers to carry the burden of reducing emissions or severely limit the feasibility […]

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Councils due to submit air quality plans to Government

11.09.18

www.fleetnews.co.uk/news/fleet-industry-news/2018/09/10/councils-due-to-submit-air-quality-plans-to-government  ‘Ultra-low emission zones (ULEZs) and clean air zones (CAZs) have the potential to bring significant beneficial impacts to some of the most polluted UK cities’ says REC’s Air Quality lead – Conal Kearney. ‘However, it is important that the individual strategy has been assessed to estimate its effectiveness and equally allows city centre businesses […]

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