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RSK Environment Ltd prepared an environmental statement for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm and onshore grid connection. RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) advised on the substation site selection and cable routeing from the landfall near Worthing through the South Downs National Park to the grid connection point at Bolney. The result was to […]

RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) was engaged in planning the restoration of an area of brownfield contaminated land at the former William Blythe chemical works. The area was to be remediated and returned to public open space adjacent to a planned residential development. The site comprises a landfill mound that has been capped […]

Phase 1 of EWR saw Carillion–Buckingham appoint RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) to provide landowner consultations, landscape design and contract preparation for lineside, community and ecological mitigation projects. The landscape team supervised the landscape implementation work and three years monitoring of the maintenance contract. We produced 29 detailed landscape plans for locations ranging […]

RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) is responsible for managing land on behalf of Homes England (as a subcontractor to TEP) across the South East and South West as part of the estates management framework. All landholdings are managed to promote safety; appropriate habitat management; best horticultural practice; prevention of unlawful access; and the […]

Protos involves the redevelopment of a 54-ha site on reclaimed marshland adjacent to the Manchester Ship Canal near Chester. RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) provided the landscape and visual impact assessment, landscape masterplanning and expert witness support at the public inquiry. Integration of the built structures into the wider landscape and the mitigation […]

RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) was commissioned to produce a promotional document and landscape and visual analysis report for a proposed residential development on a 34 ha site located to the north of West Kirby, Wirral. The analysis considered the constraints and opportunities with regard to landform and land cover, landscape and visual […]

RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) was commissioned to prepare an options appraisal to inform the future management priorities of the land at River Dean, Styal, Wilmslow, UK. The site is approximately 47 ha and is a valuable semi-natural piece of farmed countryside along the River Dean, forming important green infrastructure along the urban […]

In 2021, RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) was commissioned to deliver an integrated open space assessment strategy and green infrastructure strategy for Newcastle-under-Lyme borough to guide the spatial planning direction in the new local plan to 2040. We used the 2017 open space and green infrastructure strategies as starting points but sought to […]

Pennyfeathers is a proposed residential and mixed-use development near Ryde, Isle of Wight. The development will comprise 904 residential units, community facilities including a school, community centre and play areas, a commercial area and structural landscaping and management to form part of a wider country park as part of the Ryde Place Plan. RSK Environment […]

RSK group is working alongside Morgan Sindall on a sensitive project within the Peak District to underground 2 km of an existing overhead line as part of National Grid’s Visual Impact Provision (VIP) project funded by Ofgem. RSK Landscape (now part of Stephenson Halliday) has fulfilled the role of Landscape Clerk of Works. The undergrounded […]