Marine construction

Our marine consultants can provide scientific evidence-based advice for small to large marine construction projects, and harbour and port developments.

Whether your development requires an Environmental Impact Assessment, a Habitat Regulations Assessment or a Water Framework Directive assessment, our experienced marine consultants can guide you through the process and carry the assessments out for you to the highest standard. They can also provide advice regarding the marine licensing process and are excellent project managers.

Our team has over 30 years’ experience working on an array of projects including:

  • Port expansion
  • Navigation dredging
  • Construction of offshore wind farms
  • Oil and gas installations
  • Cables and pipelines
  • Sewage outfalls
  • Jetties, piers, pontoons and docks
  • Bridges and tunnels
  • Mooring and navigational aids
  • Met masts
  • Land reclamation
  • Coastal protection
  • Mitigation and compensation measures
  • Beach replenishment


Companies and organisations we work with

An excellent experience - Thomson provided exactly the service we required in a very cost effective and timely manner.

Project Manager, Building Contractor

Thomson’s involvement as part of the delivery team was key to producing an end product that both looked great but that also met with the design criteria, ensuring the scheme will continue to perform into the future.

John Sullivan, Senior Asset Manager, Eskmuir Group

One of Redrow’s placemaking principles is the creation of new or enhancement of existing wildlife habitats. We have worked closely with Thomson on a number of initiatives to ensure that the local wildlife has a suitable environment during and post construction.

Leigh Johnson, Senior Development Manager at Redrow Homes (Eastern)

The project was managed professionally, with the required updates performed clearly, concisely and on time. The field work was delivered to a high standard, with surveyors communicating and presenting themselves professionally – important as they were also representing our organisation; the quality of the fieldwork was first-rate.

Kieron J. Doick, Acting Science Group Leader, Forest Research

"This was ABC Electrification’s first experience of working with Thomson and I have found them extremely professional and collaborative in their support in delivering this complex and challenging programme of works.”

Jane Jukes, Environmental Manager for ABC Electrification

I was very pleased with the service that Thomson provided. The surveys and associated reports were delivered professionally and on time.

Richard D Smith - Environmental Consultant, Vinci Construction UK Ltd

Key Contact

Richard Arnold

Director of Ecology

Guildford Office

Compass House
60 Priestley Road
Surrey Research Park

+44(0)1483 466 000

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