Tidal Energy Consultancy

Extensive experience and knowledge in all stages of development, from feasability through to decomissioning.

MarineSpace is able to provide development support and specialist environmental advice to marine projects across all project phases – from early stage site selection, site characterisation, leasing, and project design, through consenting (including scoping and full EIA), to consent compliance during and post-construction, and design and management of environmental monitoring programmes.

The MarineSpace team has extensive experience of developing and consenting marine energy projects, and can provide specific support in the following areas;

  • Project management including contractor management, scheduling, risk management
  • Site selection and characterisation employing constraints analysis, GIS input and figure production
  • Marine survey design and management for geophysical, benthic, fish, archaeology and ornithology works
  • Leasing services including application support, management of AFL key milestones
  • EIA scoping
  • EIA management including contractor management, tendering, production of ES
  • Technical input to EIA in the following areas; physical processes, marine ecology, fish ecology, commercial fisheries, ornithology, marine archaeology, other marine users
  • Stakeholder management through public consultation¬†and¬†engagement with regulators and statutory consultees
  • Third party technical support through review of ES / EIA supporting reports pre-submission and project due diligence
  • Cumulative Impact Assessment and Inter-related Impact Assessment
  • Habitats Regulations Assessment (HRA)
  • Consent applications for Marine Licences, Section 36, DCOs
  • Consent compliance with technical input to installation plans, design and management of environmental monitoring programmes
  • Provision of client reps / QC for offshore survey work

To discuss your specific requirements contact Jonny Lewis

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