Atmos Consulting is a leading environmental consultancy.
Our diverse and experienced team of multi-disciplinary consultants includes EIA consultants, project managers, ecologists, ornithologists, noise consultants, planners, hydrologists and GIS specialists.
Together we provide expert technical, environmental and planning support and advice to utilities, developers, industry, communities and the public sector throughout the entire project life-cycle from feasibility to implementation.
With offices in Edinburgh, Inverness, North Wales and County Durham, we are strategically located to assist in the efficient delivery of successful projects.
Independent environmental specialist Atmos Consulting has continued its expansion in the north of Scotland with the addition to three new team members. This comes less than a 6 months after Dr Greg Fullarton joined the consultancy to head up the Inverness office. He brings years of local knowledge, previously working , on a number of large scale civil engineering and renewables projects in the Highlands, he is now actively growing the business in the north.read more
Stewart Lowther, Atmos consulting
The traditional quasi-judicial structure of a Public Inquiry, intimidating to some, also serves to emphasise the fact that it is an inquiry into the truth of a matter. With wildlife trusts, objector groups and the general public increasingly aware of the power of environmental legislation, it is a rare inquiry these days that does not have at least one environmental pivot point. By the very nature of the arguments being examined, the inquiry will rely on expert witnesses drawn from academia and the environmental consultancy industry.read more
Jon Huckle, Atmos Consulting
Post election and depending on the way the political wind blows, there could well be a rash of planning applications for onshore wind development. As is the case across the country, the "easy" sites have been taken and applications will be subject to greater scrutiny, while have the added complication of being subject to the competitive CfD procedure.read more