is a major force in the development, urban design and environmental
services market, assisting in the delivery of sustainable
urban solutions throughout the world, from greenfield development
and urban extensions to the complex regeneration of brownfield
land, from public realm schemes for major metropolitan spaces
and area regeneration frameworks, to neighbourhood renewal
and environmental improvement in small towns.
They have an established
reputation for providing imaginative, practical and independent
advice, taking projects of all kinds and sizes, for both public
and private sector clients, from initial study to completion.
They have multi-discipline offices throughout the country
and the in-house skills and experience to meet all the challenges
of development and regeneration on an integrated basis.
Their holistic approach
to understanding the complexities of a brief, solving problems
and responding to opportunities, is at once pragmatic and
innovative, ensuring their urban solutions are balanced, people-friendly
The development market
is particularly complex and dynamic, encompassing not only
improvements to the physical fabric, but also the social and
economic advancement of communities. The need for those working
within the sector to have a holistic view of the constraints
and opportunities is key. Working under their “urban
solutions” banner, their specialist development and
urban design team delivers a tailored suite of products and
services designed to meet the needs of the sector.
They see community
engagement as central to any project, to gain consensus or
preferably active support for proposals. They are experienced
in helping the various stakeholders involved in the development
process to reach consensus on contentious proposals and in
delivering practical and implementable solutions.