MarineSpace is delighted to announce that Tom Morris has joined the team as a Senior Consultant.
Tom is an experienced Marine Environmental Consultant having spent over ten years’ practising in the industry. His expertise is in marine consenting across sectors, from early-stage site selection through to post consent compliance and environmental management and monitoring.
Tom’s most recent experience has been working with Nexans as the Environmental Advisor for Beatrice and then Seagreen OWF offshore transmission works. The role focuses on environmental management and consent compliance to ensure Nexans is supported with the correct expertise to enable consent compliant construction in a sustainable manner. Previously, Tom has had project management involvement with EIA on a range of projects, from major harbour expansions through rail infrastructure, to marine aggregates and offshore wind.
Tom has extensive knowledge of UK marine consenting. Through his background in major infrastructure projects, he understands the challenges of matching effective impact assessment which identifies meaningful mitigation and monitoring whilst also retaining project flexibility to add value to the final consent.