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ConsultCIH is part of the HCA Atkins Multidisciplinary Panel. To learn more about the range of services available through the panel, download this brochure.

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  • 1. faithful gould HCA Multi-disciplinary Panel Community of Consultants
  • 2. ContentsIntroduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5Atkins 6Faithful + Gould 7HCA Panel - Key Contacts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9Consultants Community Company Briefings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10Allford Hall Monaghan Morris 11Austin Smith Lord 12CAG Consultants 14CLES Consulting 16ConsultCIH 18Ecorys 19Fluid Design Ltd 20Ikon Consultancy 22Karakusevic Carson Architects LLP 23Lambert Smith Hampton 24MAE LLP Architects 25Pozzoni LLP 26Thomas Lister Ltd 27URBED 28West and Machell Architects 30 Atkins Community of Consultants faithful faithful 3 gould gould
  • 3. 4 Atkins Community of Consultants /// Introduction
  • 4. Atkins has brought together a highly talented pool of Introductionconsultancy firms with proven credentials in innovation,inclusion, investment and inspired solutions Thiscommunity of consultants is accessible via the HCA’sMulti-disciplinary Panel 2010 -2014Our collective services are built on We will ensure our team:our long and successful experience of • Brings high quality performance,applying technical expertise to fulfil the full integration andprogressive aspirations of the HCA and professionalism to all our worktheir partner organisations • Drives efficiency savings at everyWe have enjoyed helping the HCA, opportunityits partners and predecessors delivermany successful projects since the early The rest of this document gives contact1990s Over this period, we have: information and a brief introduction to each organisation in our community of• Gained a thorough understanding consultancies of client expectations• Provided significant technical expertise to assist the successful delivery of projects• Developed our services to match our clients’ progressive aspirationsWe recognise many new and bigchallenges lie ahead in the design anddelivery of community led regenerationand sustainable communitiesOur team is able to help build newmodels for business and projectdelivery which will:• Embrace community ownership• Forge the skills and assets needed by local communities, public authorities and the development industry• Create great places to live, work and enjoy leisure, providing total and long lasting solutions Greenwich PeninsulaWe have the skills, resources and London, United Kingdomcommitment to meet and exceed yourrequirements Greenwich Peninsula, formerly Europe’s largest town gasworks, is the Atkins Community of Consultants single largest brownfield development site in London and of major strategic importance. We provided the complete spectrum of specialist consultancy beginning with assessment and remediation of ground contamination. We have also been prime consultants with responsibility for procurement and project management, including design and implementation of new infrastructure, landscaping and riverside reconstruction across the whole 120 hectare site. Parks have been designed to create a natural forested area where buildings and urban space appear to be carved out of their setting. Two central elements of the Southern Park are an ecology park, created around two lakes and the village green at the heart of the proposed Millennium Village. faithful 5 gould 20
  • 5. Atkins were commissioned to produce a 17 hectare vision masterplan for the area right outside their door – a holistic redevelopment of Euston Station. Atkins is one of the largest multidisciplinary consultancies in the world, working throughout the built and natural environment. Our integrated multidisciplinary teams Our Services include: A selection of our recent HCA address the physical, economic, Projects: environmental and social aspects of • Masterplanning development and regeneration and • Planning applications and • Cottam Hall take projects of all kinds and sizes, both public consultations Masterplanning, Preston; in the UK and overseas, from initial study to completion • Land sale development briefs • Sandymoor – Engineering input • Landscape and urban design into the masterplan, Runcorn; We work for private sector developers, • Economic appraisal and • Lancaster Moor Hospital – Site investors and landowners; local, operational costing assessment and disposal; regional and national government; and numerous other public sector clients • Transport planning and operations • Preston East – Site disposal; • Transport assessments Our projects include complex and modelling • Sandymoor Primary Substation, brownfield regeneration, greenfield Runcorn – Design and • Community and construction procurement for a urban extensions, area masterplans, stakeholder consultation waterfronts and many kinds of new primary substation building; community and other infrastructure • Infrastructure design and development including roads, rail, • Sandymoor Bridgewater Canal from schools to roads and stations Bridge, Runcorn – Intrusive survey bridges, tunnels, utilities etc to assess the existing bridge to We have an established reputation • Ecological complete AIP report to enable for providing imaginative, practical • Heritage Local Authority to adopt and independent advice Our • Environmental Impact Assessment the structure holistic approach to understanding the complexities of a brief, solving • Geotechnical and • Park Prewitt, Basingstoke problems and responding to contaminated land • Site Preparation and Disposal of opportunities, is pragmatic and • Scheme implementation Royal Shrewsbury innovative, ensuring our solutions are and monitoring Hospital, Midlands balanced, people-friendly • Sustainable Urban Development and sustainable • Lawley Sustainable Urban • Flood Risk Assessment Extension, Telford • CEEQUAL Assessments • Broad Engineering Input to • BREEAM Primary Infrastructure and Open • Carbon Reviews Space on Lightmore Urban • Whole Life Costs village, Telford • Benchmarking • Site Briefing and Disposal of • Project Management Various Commercial Residential • Quantity Surveying Site, TelfordAtkins Community of Consultants • Extensive Policy Knowledge • HCA Portfolio Sites, West Midlands 6
  • 6. faithful gouldFaithful+Gould is acknowledged as one Introductionof the world’s leading project and costmanagement consultants, advising onnumerous ‘landmark’ developments.Our expert approach is totally focused Our services include: Our most recent HCA project is theon adding real value and enhancing • Quantity surveying regeneration of an old NHS hospitallong term returns on investment, site The project Wharfedale Hospital, • Procurementthrough exceptional levels of service Yorkshire where Faithful+Gouldand expertise From initial concept right • Estimating and Cost Planning has provided full feasibility costthrough to completion and subsequent • Benchmarking management services to inform theoperation, you can rely on us for • Contract administration design and developer engagement isvalue enhancing solutions drawing on currently coming to the market and • Project reportingindustry leading thinking, systems and provides the opportunity for marketstandards – delivering value on both the • Project controls town living in a sustainableproject and for the client • Programme management community environmentWe are at the very heart of the UK’s • Supply chain managementdevelopment agenda taking the lead in • Project managementboth public and private sector initiatives • Health and safetyin property, transport and industry Our • Employer’s agentskills have given us a central role inmassive regeneration schemes that are • Construction project managementbreathing fresh life into brownfield • Contract administrationcity landscapes • Programming and planningWhether we are working on major • Building surveyingnew developments, rationalisation • Project monitoringof property assets or refurbishment • Contract consultancy andprojects, we place advice on dispute managementsustainability and environmental • PFI/PPPimpacts at the very core of ourrecommendations, helping clients meet • Life cycle costingever more demanding corporate social • Risk and value managementresponsibility commitments • Due diligence • Whole life value • Property portfolio management • Strategic facilities management • Sustainability strategy and governance • Carbon and energy management • Sustainable procurement • Costing sustainability Atkins Community of Consultants faithful 7 gould
  • 7. /// HCA Panel Atkins Key ContactsAtkins Community of Consultants 8
  • 8. HCA Panel - Atkins Key Contacts North Central SouthDave Adams Andrew Maclaren Liz LoughranAssociate Associate Director Principal PlannerT 01642 525215 T 0121 4835863 T 0207 1212574M 07834 507639 M 07803 259908 M 07718 588735E E E liz.loughran@atkinsglobal.comStephen Oxley Tim Budd Ben KirkRegional Director Associate Director DirectorT 0113 3066182 T 01925 213252 T 01372 754406M 07803 261174 M 07803 260682 M 07885 205293E E E ben.kirk@atkinsglobal.comCiaran Murray David Brierley Farshid KamaliSenior Assistant Engineer Associate Director T 07834 505569 T 01372 756841T 01925 238190 M 07834 505569 M 07803 258913E E E farshid.kamali@atkinsglobal.comOwen Mills Rachel EvansAssociate Director Managing ConsultantT 07803 259027 T 0121 4836167M 07803 259027 M 07803 260991E E National Coordinator Atkins Community of Consultants Ian Jacobs Divisional Director T 01925 238198 M 07834 506405 E faithful 9 gould
  • 9. /// Consultants Community Company BriefingsAtkins Community of Consultants10
  • 10. At Allford Hall Monaghan Morris we make Consultants Community Company Briefingsbuildings that are satisfying to use and beautifulto look at; an architecture that is defined bythe experience of users who should be able tounderstand and use each building with easeand enjoyment.We design very different buildings, We are part of a team where each Major Projects include:for very different people to use in member has a vital role, but mostvery different ways and, since our importantly we enjoy working with • Barking Centralearly days in the late 1980s, we have anybody who shares our belief that • Adelaide Wharfgrown from four to over one hundred architecture can make a positive, • East Croydon Masterplan& fifty people and our budgets from inspirational but never overbearing • Nine Elmsa few thousand to tens of millions contribution to the world aroundof pounds • Kentish Town Health Centre • Sunshine HouseThrough our wide range of projects • Westminster Academy at Thewe search for the opportunities in Naim Dangoor Centreevery site, budget and programme • Chobham AcademyWe pursue a pragmatic, analytical • The Angel Buildingand collaborative working method • Yellow Building & Nottingto produce responsive, intelligent Dale Villageand delightful architecture Thisclarity with which we work facilitates • 160 Tooley Streetdiscussion between all parties: • The Johnston Buildingclients, stakeholders, architects, • Unity, Liverpoolcollaborators, constructors and users • Horseferry House • KX200Our aesthetic approach is shaped by • Barbican Arts Centreour working method With clear andlogical design concepts, our buildings • Saatchi Galleryare easy to recognise and enjoyableto use We innovate because we Key Frameworks and Clientsknow that innovation is as much include:about finding simpler ways of doingthings better as it is about finding • HCA Frameworknew things to do • LIFT Framework for HaveringOver the last twenty-two years this (Miller Construction)way of seeing the world has allowed • Redrow Regenerationus to make architecture which • Laing O’Rourkeresonates with our clients, some • Morgan Sindallcritics and changing constructional • Bovis Lend Leasetechniques Our success is reflected • Ballymorein the winning of many competitions • Stanhopeand numerous design awards for • Derwent London Atkins Community of Consultantshouses, apartments, schools, sportsand exhibition buildings, healthcare • Lend Lease plcfacilities, offices and the odd • Peabody Trustbus station, art gallery and now, • Great Portland Estatesinterestingly, hybrids of many of • First Base Ltdthe above • Crown Estates • English Partnerships • One Housing Group • Joseph Roundtree Foundation faithful 11 gould
  • 11. Masterplanning fuses the disciplines of architecture, landscape architecture, urban design and planning to develop visions for successful places, most commonly in the form of design frameworks. It is about the process as well as the product of placemaking. How a vision is developed and subsequently delivered is critical to the successful creation of attractive and sustainable cities, towns and villages, and fundamental to their realisation. Austin-Smith:Lord’s back catalogue Greenan, Ayr St Catherines Street/Road contains numerous masterplans Masterplan of growth area of Ayr plus Mayhole and frameworks which have provisionally private and social housing Terraced house and flats within a subsequently been delivered in including special needs Housing Design conservation area sustainability award partnership with others Our approach Award Commendation to masterplanning is proactive and St Leonards Ayr adaptable, always seeking to maximise Dundonald, Earle Rise Terraced Social Housing including the value of place Social Housing within a private wheelchairs houses on a former development, winner of Housing coal yard By proactive we mean taking the Design Award and winner of Roses initiative with both process and Award for most Greendykes Craig Miller product Generous and creative with sustainable development Edinburgh ideas and suggestions; and leading Mix of private and social housing in the way in terms of consulting and Doonholm Ayr Corton House home zone with terraced houses and involving stakeholders when it comes Semi detached social housing within flats (walk up and lift access) to process a private housing expansion of Ayr Housing Design Award Pearce Street Gorvan Proactive in our understanding of the 7 storey lift access flats for RSL power of an intelligent masterplan East Road Mouldon in redevelopment site ASL also or design framework in terms of the Terraced and semi detached social responsible for masterplan / urban form product: we know how effective they housing in new private housing and Town Heritage Initiative proposals can be as tools for further investment expansion area and promotion on our clients’ behalf Momore Street Glasgow Baird Road Moulton 2 storey sheltered housing for RSL Terraced social houses in new private housing expansion area Coylton Semi detached and terraced social housing in new private housing expansion area Burns Wynd Culgeon Detached semi detached and terraced social housing in new private housing expansion area Vineburgh, Irvine Masterplan for replacement of interiorAtkins Community of Consultants council houses with 306 units of new social houses 10% of which was for homestake Viewfields Ayr Two and a half storey terraced houses, 4 storey walk up flats, 6 storey lift access flats, Social Housing for RSL in area of 1960s council houses12
  • 12. Consultants Community Company BriefingsBy adaptable we mean looking to A40 Transport for London Moorland Road, Code 6incorporate inevitable long-term Redevelopment Sites Apartments, Adamsdowneconomic and social change into our a masterplan for 13 sites owned by Residential development inplans from the outset – fundamental Transport for London (TFL), fronting Adamsdown, Cardiff This new projectwhen operating within long-term the A40 in West London, and then for Cardiff Community Housingtimeframes We ensure that the key to generate development briefs and Association, is funded by Welshelements of a plan do not hang on outline designs to RIBA Stage C for Assembly Government, with Code fora single solution, instead balancing each site Sustainable Homes - Level 5,strong and robust direction to ensure pilot statusdelivery on the one hand with inbuilt Roscoe Street Redevelopment,flexibility in the design in order to Liverpool Loudoun Square, Cardiffaccommodate new ideas and needs A redevelopment for mainly 1 and 2 Appointed by Cardiff Communityas they emerge on the other As a bedroom apartments Town houses, Housing Association (CCHA), the planconsequence the results are inevitably studio or office accommodation form promotes a £12M mixed use solutionstronger and more relevant new frontages to the existing streets to to revitalise Loudon Square A new retain and reinstate the urban form Health Centre, Community Centre,Our masterplanning team includes shops and affordable housing will beleading practitioners in the field who Redevelopment of Bakery Works, built in an ambitious scheme to bringare also involved in championing new life to the area Berry Streetdesign quality, investing their expertise Proposals for a mixed use developmentto improve skills through teaching and Milkwood Road of this conservation area site inmentoring and by conducting research Pocket is a private developer of central Liverpool are on going andrelevant to practice Our urban design / affordable homes for that fast growing in discussion with the client and themasterplanning work has won several group of people who are unable to buy planning authorityprestigious awards, including: British on the open market and salaried out ofUrban Regeneration Awards, RIBA, Passive House Design social housingRTPI and RIAS Awards, Civic Trust CompetitionAwards, and Roses Awards The proposed design uses Passive House strategies of compact form and insulation, southern orientation, energy efficient glazing, air tightness, passive preheating of fresh air, heat recovery from a heat exchanger and energy saving appliances, all to minimise the energy load for the house The strategy to simplify the construction of the house utilising innovative ‘self-build’ type technology is demonstrated Atkins Community of Consultants - using a ‘Larsen Truss’ lightweight timber rame faithful 13 gould
  • 13. Founded in 1983, we are one of the leading sustainable development and stakeholder and community engagement consultancies in the UK. We offer cutting edge, tailored and thoughtful work for our clients and have an excellent reputation for delivering with quality. CAG Consultants is an employee- Climate Change and Sustainability owned business, or co-operative Our ethical and environmental CAG Consultants can help develop, • Sustainable development policy values are central to how we work deliver and evaluate sustainable and governance and interact with clients Clients development and climate change include government departments, policy, programmes and projects CAG Consultants has extensive local authorities, public agencies, the We draw on almost 20 years experience of helping NHS and voluntary and community experience at the cutting edge of organisations to develop and organisations in both urban and sustainable development in the UK evaluate their arrangements rural areas We support clients at all levels from for sustainable development central and regional government governance This includes CAG Consultants can help you stay developing policy, action plans, to local authorities andcommunity current, develop strategic thinking, tools and management systems organisations formulate deliverable action, evaluate and providing training performance and impact and skill-up • Sustainable design on fast moving current agendas: and construction • Transport and accessibility • Climate Change and Sustainability CAG have developed an CAG has developed expertise impressive track record in the in transport planning and • Communities accessibility, and has established field of sustainable design and • Regeneration construction, drawing particularly a track record of successful on our expertise in areas such as delivery from the level of national planning, energy, climate change policy to more local consultation and stakeholder involvement programmes • Sustainability appraisal and SEA, IIA and HRA Sustainability Appraisal, Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Integrated Impact Assessment (IIA) and Habitats Regulation Assessment (HRA) are tools for assessing how well plans and strategies meet sustainable development or environmental objectives • Climate change and sustainable energyAtkins Community of Consultants CAG have helped develop some of the key national climate change tools and guidance, and deliver cutting-edge research and training in mitigation and adaptation14
  • 14. Consultants Community Company BriefingsRegeneration CommunitiesCAG Consultants can help you CAG Consultants can help youdevelop, deliver and evaluate your communicate with your communityregeneration programmes As and other stakeholders We arewell as working with community committed to finding effective waysand neighbourhood programmes, to ensure everyone’s voice is heardwe have carried out residents’ equally We work to put ensureconsultation as part of large-scale communities are at the forefront ofphysical regeneration programmes leading change through:• Programme evaluation • Working to involve, inform and consult with communities As well as working with individual organsiations to evaluate their CAG Consultants are experienced project work, CAG Consultants and skilled involvement have wide-ranging expertise in practitioners and we can deliver programme evaluation engagement and consultation for you or we can work with you to• Economic development and social develop skills locally enterprise • Supporting community led action CAG has extensive experience and enterprise of working with local economic development programmes, which CAG Consultants work in many includes working with Local ways to support local people who Enterprise Growth Initiatives are working together to shape and other business support their futures programmes • Evaluating projects• Programme development and business planning Our team of specialist evaluators is committed to drawing out CAG Consultants can work with residents’ contributions to local you and your partners to help you projects and highlighting how agree priorities for action in their work has helped improve your area their communities and the lives of the people in them Atkins Community of Consultants faithful 15 gould
  • 15. CLES Established in 1990, CLES Consulting is a research and consultancy company specialising in economic development and regeneration. We undertake a wide variety of projects for regeneration partnerships, local authorities, regional bodies, central government, European institutions and third sector organisations. CLES Consulting is a unique not-for- Areas of expertise profit organisation, with revenue from our consultancy work going • Employment and skills – CLES • Community regeneration – to support the wider activities of Consulting has been assisting With extensive experience the Centre for Local Economic clients to develop strategies and in neighbourhood renewal; Strategies We pride ourselves on our assess the impact of employment community development; commitment to ensuring that our and skills interventions for over community cohesion; and work is grounded in, and sensitive 20 years housing, as well as the role of the to, local circumstances and we bring voluntary and community sector, added value to our consultancy work • Enterprise and innovation – CLES Consulting are well placed to from the wider activities of CLES We have extensive experience assist you with work in this field of developing and assessing interventions to support new • Well-being and health – We have and existing business as well as been working in the field of well- the development of enterprising being for several years, tracking cultures and communities developments in both policy and practice Particular areas of • Economic analysis and assessment expertise include investigating – With 20 years experience of and understanding the links advising local partners on the between personal, social and social, public, and commercial economic well-being We have economies, CLES Consulting is also examined the links between well placed to help you with your health and local economies Local Economic Assessment A common theme in all of CLES Consulting’s work is delivering CLES Consulting’s Services local economic development alongside progressive • Research and analysis environmental and social benefits • Best practice advice • Governance – CLES Consulting • Strategy development has considerable expertise in economic, and regional and local • Feasibility and action planning governance, having tracked the • Evaluation and performance development of LSPs, LAAs and management MAAs from their inception We frequently provide advice and support on governance and performance management for organisations and partnershipsAtkins Community of Consultants16
  • 16. Consultants Community Company BriefingsExamples of recent assignmentsDevelopment of an evaluation Review of regional strategy communities and economies atframework evidence base the heart of all our consultancy work we ensure all our actionsCLES Consulting developed a The NWDA commissioned and recommendations are relevantcomprehensive evaluation framework CLES Consulting to manage an to local need and will ensureto enable the HCA Academy to independent peer review of the positive local changeaccurately measure its performance region’s evidence base that willand articulate its impact within the inform the forthcoming Regional • Flexible, innovative and deliverysustainable communities sector Strategy We scrutinised the evidence focused – CLES Consulting’s highly base and made recommendations on experienced and well-trained staffMid term evaluation of Local offer a blend of skills, knowledge good practiceEnterprise Growth Initiative (LEGI) and experiences that complement Evaluation of the impact of a and support each other CentralCLES Consulting was commissioned well-being programme to this is our desire to use the bestto conduct a mid-term evaluation of methods and techniques to meetthe Norwich LEGI programme The CLES Consulting is working with the our clients’ individual needswide ranging evaluation (involving Big Lottery Fund to assess the impactSROI) has shaped investment of its national well-being programme • Professional – CLES Consulting isdecisions and the direction of the This evaluation is using innovative a quality consultancy Our work isprogramme over the remaining techniques to assess impacts upon of the highest standard which istwo years various strands of well-being reflected in a high proportion of including, mental health, physical repeat clientsAssessing the response of local activity and healthy eating • Values driven – As a not-for-profitauthorities to the recession research and consultancy companyYorkshire Cities, a partnership of our social ethos is central to all Why CLES Consulting?nine local authorities, commissioned we do We act as advocates forCLES consulting to undertake a public services and have many • Knowledge of what works –study to assess how local authorities public and third sector clients CLES Consulting has a nuancedhave responded to the increase in We are committed to supporting understanding of what works, inunemployment since the recession practitioners and policy makers, what circumstances and whenWe have developed a toolkit that identifying best practice, and We gather this ‘grounded’enables local authorities to assess, sharing learning knowledge from our consultancyagainst best practice, their responses work, our membership base, andto increased unemployment wider network With over 20 years Other services from CLESEconomic analysis, forecasting, experience we are able to drawand action planning on an extensive and ever-evolving Publications – CLES publishes a bank of best practice range of policy papers andresearchThe South East Diamonds for publications • Policy smart – We understandInvestment and Growth Partnership policy Working alongside the Events – CLES offers a programme ofcommissioned CLES Consulting to Centre for Local Economic training and policy events throughoutassess the development of emerging Strategies means that we are the year Atkins Community of Consultantssectors and establish their future at the cutting edge of policygrowth potential over the next 5 to developments This policy Membership – CLES is the UK’s10 years We developed an action understanding informs our leading membership organisationplan that identified policy actions consultancy work, offering added dedicated to economic developmentto take forward to government and value to our clients and regenerationregional agencies • Committed to positive local CLES+ offers customised membership change – We ensure that all our packages tailored to the needs of work takes into account local individual organisations circumstances By putting local faithful 17 gould
  • 17. consult ConsultCIH is the housing consultancy arm of the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH). We provide a comprehensive package of services and support to housing, regeneration and community organisations acrossthe country. As a subsidiary of the CIH, ConsultCIH brings: Main service offerings: ConsultCIH complements the Institute’s range of high-quality • In depth knowledge & experience • Healthy Organisations services and is a means by which it of housing policy, practice and – Governance support, can provide practical assistance to delivery frameworks organisational strategy and organisations, shaped by the latest business planning, interim policy and practice within the sector • Extensive experience of the wide management, executive range of ‘affordable housing’ recruitment and retention, The ConsultCIH and CIH teams work products/models mentoring, equality and diversity closely together to deliver tailored, value for money and high quality • Extensive experience of resident • Place Shaping – Area-based consultancy services This helps to & community consultation, renewal studies, estate-based develop and improve organisations engagement and involvement in option appraisals, strategic and the services they provide the pre-planning, planning and development advice, sustainability to communities post planning stages assessments, community appraisals and engagement No other consultancy offers this • Extensive experience in housing unique link between the policy and regeneration, delivering social • Strategic Planning Services professional practice of a respected change and in linking the various – Regional and sub-regional professional institution and the housing, health, and strategies, LA housing strategies, provision of practical assistance which economic agendas private sector renewal strategies, makes real impact in communities strategic options advice, special purpose vehicles • Customer Focus – Customer insight, resident involvement, customer choice, customer-led regulation, service quality reviews • Policy Development – Housing and worklessness, housing and health, housing and educationAtkins Community of Consultants18
  • 18. Consultants Community Company BriefingsEcorys (previously ECOTEC Research & Consulting) isone of Europe’s foremost providers of independenteconomic research and policy advice to the publicand private sectors.We work at the local, regional, with partners, and understand in the full range of social, economicnational and international level, your beneficiaries’ needs We can and environmental issues essentialand possess an extensive client base implement practical research and to meet the objective of creatingencompassing UK Government evaluation solutions which provide sustainable communitiesDepartments, RDAs, the European advice and support to help you planCommission, Local Authorities, for the future Key areas of expertise Economic Analysisthe corporate sector and industry include: social inclusion, health, All our work is underpinned byorganisations In the UK we operate crime, worklessness, third sector, rigorous economic analysis Wefrom offices in London, Birmingham, education, skills and training have our own in-house models forLeeds and Keele We also have a Low Carbon, Energy and Climate assessing local and neighbourhoodnetwork of home-based workers Change socio-economic characteristics as wellthroughout the country and currently as for supporting our assessmentemploy about 150 staff The Ecorys Climate change is arguably the of the economic benefits thatGroup employs about 600 people largest problem facing the world – regeneration and developmentacross Europe now and into the future We know can deliverExperience and Specialisms how difficult it can be achieving sustainable development, and our SurveyRegeneration and Economic track record in policy development Ecorys Survey is a full service researchDevelopment and advice relating to climate agency, working mainly within the change, environmental technologies Public Sector and with considerableWe take a different view on and energy policy can help you experience of survey design andregeneration, and we can help find a way to understand and face implementation on a wide varietyyou form the policies that make a these challenges From policy advice of topics We have a national fielddifference too. At Ecorys we believe and evaluation of Europe-wide force of interviewers, accessed via ain moving the focus of regeneration programmes to advice to individual network of 14 Regional supervisors,to tackling the underlying causes of local authorities, our expertise an in house Computer Assisteddecline. We look to bring together includes research, statistical analysis Telephone Interviewing (CATI) unitissues of economy and issues skills and project and programme and in-house data processing staffof place…strongly recognising evaluation at a European, national, All our work is conducted to theand appreciating that all spatial regional and sub regional scale standards set out in the Code ofdevelopment takes place in an Housing Conduct of the Market Researcheconomic context…and that all Society We offer: face to faceeconomic development impacts on Bricks and mortar are only part interviewing ,telephone surveys fromlocation and space. We have been of the answer Housing market our in house CATI unit, postal/selfinvolved with all major regeneration instabillty and a lack of affordable completion surveys, web surveys,programmes in the UK over the past homes provide a major challenge focus groups and in depth interviews,three decades. for the housing policymaker - and in house data processing and a fullSocial Policy the picture on the ground is even analysis and reporting service more complex when you add poor Atkins Community of ConsultantsOur social policy business unit quality neighbourhoods plagued Contactshas extensive experience in social by low employment and incomes, Stephen Cox, Technical Director,policy research, evaluation and limited aspirations and a decaying 07834-506-121consultancy work at local, regional infrastructure Our analysis supports stephen cox@uk ecorys comand national levels within the approaches to meet the needs ofUK and across Europe We can local communities; this is the only Paul Jeffrey, Technical Director, 0845-help you to understand the policy way to ensure that the benefits of 313-7455context in which you operate, work intervention are long term and factor paul jeffrey@uk ecorys com faithful 19 gould
  • 19. Fluid works at the threshold between architecture, participation and traditional planning. Our work has shaped a new attitude to neighbourhood planning and urban design and we have led a number of key regeneration projects across the UK and in London. Perfectly Situated for Localism Services Our work on Kings Cross Framework Neighbourhood Planning: Value Added: for Regeneration (KXC) set the benchmark for public and • Community Planning • RIBA Building Futures stakeholder involvement Over the and Consultation Steering Group last 10 years we have developed • Masterplanning and Area • RIBA Approved CDA a unique approach to community Action Plans Education Advisors involvement linked to the ideas of ‘dynamic masterplanning’ and • Strategic Urban Concepts / • Community Outreach Projects ‘interstitial urbanism’ - these often Frameworks • Design Workshop Facilitation use strategic urban concepts to • Public Realm Strategies • Graphic Document Production prepare the ground, introduce new economic potentials or simply redraw • Delivery Plans • Meanwhile Uses the mental map of an area leading • Development Plans to our production of robust and Including Quantum sustainable masterplans • Design Codes Fluid has worked on some of the most complex masterplans over the past decade including KXC, The Research: Olympic and legacy masterplans, High Street 2012, Sheffield • Site Analysis Neighbourhood Development Plans, • Socio-Economics HMR projects and many mixed-use and housing-led regeneration and • Social Infrastructure development projects • Stakeholder Mapping We work with design teams, • Local Identity Assets developers, housing providers, • Route Mapping local authorities, agencies and communities in a collaborative way • Oral History to ensure shared ownership, support • Policy Review and a distinct identity for every project We operate at the large, Architecture, full architectural medium and small scale and can services including designand access bring the vision for a place through statements into the expression, form, detail and • Housing delivery of the architectureAtkins Community of Consultants • Mixed-use development • Education • Community / Public20
  • 20. Consultants Community Company BriefingsSelected Client List• Argent plc • North Lincolnshire County Council• Ballymore Group • Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council• Barratt Sheffield • LDA, EMDA, SEEDA• David Wilson Homes • Design for London• Derbyshire County Cricket Club • Transport for London• 23 London Boroughs • English Heritage• Newham Local Education Authority • Nottinghill Housing Association• Maryland School • Stratford Renaissance Partnership• 8 NDC teams nationally • LTGDC• 4 Housing Market Renewal • Keepmoat Partnerships nationally• Sheffield, Derby and Nottingham City Councils Atkins Community of ConsultantsContacts:Fluid148 Curtain Road Steve McAdamt: 020 7729 0770London m: 07802 785 181 RIBA Chartered practiceEC2A 3AT e: Steve@fluidoffice com ISO 9001-2008 Quality Assurance faithful 21 gould
  • 21. ikon is a professional housing, development and regeneration consultancy focusing on providing a range of high quality added value services to private, public and housing association clients and also to clients delivering retail, industrial and other commercial developments. Established in 2005, ikon offers Major Projects include Public Sector Clients include: specialist housing and regeneration advice to the property industry Since • Greenwich Millennium Village • HCA Property Panel establishment, ikon has rapidly built a client list that includes some of the • Greenwich Peninsula • Olympic Park Legacy Company industry’s largest, most capable and • HCA Local Housing Companies • Bristol City Council influential organisations Our work has led to selection as an advisor to • HCA Community Land Trusts • Wakefield City Council the Homes and Communities Agency • Larner Road Regeneration, Bexley • Cambridge City Council (HCA) and the Olympic Park Legacy Company as well as many valued and • Walsall Strategic Regeneration • Southampton City Council significant local authority, and major • The Quadrant, Stockwell • London Borough of Tower Hamlets housing association and developer clients • Rushden Lakes • Wolverhampton City Council ikon offers unique expertise from • Maritime Business Park, Charlton • Kensington and Chelsea strong strategic capability through • Knowle West, Bristol a range of practical, value adding services in private, public and housing • Stanhope PFI, Ashford Private Sector Clients includes: association sectors and specifically • Paragon, Brentford offers the following services: • Accordia, Cambridge • AREA Property Partners • Expertise in structuring public • Bellway Homes private partnerships through joint • 4 Moorgate venture partnerships and other • Heathtown, Wolverhampton • Canada Life public private partnerships • Countryside Properties • Excellence in project management • GHP Group Ltd of significant residential and Housing Association Clients commercial developments • Gleeson Homes include: • Financial modelling and business • Lovell Partnership case assessment • Derwent Living • Schroders • Strategic cost consultancy and • Hyde Housing Association procurement advice • Mount Anvil • London and Quadrant Group • Programme delivery expertise including bespoke outsourcing • Moat Homes for clients • Notting Hill Housing Group • Added value services for • Orbit Homes developing organisations (growthAtkins Community of Consultants strategies, business audit and HCA • Walsall Housing Group pre -compliance audits) • Town and Country Housing Group • Strategic advice and leadership for clients seeking to secure and • WM Housing Group deliver significant regeneration projects • Deal brokerage, asset management strategies and asset disposals22
  • 22. karakusevic carsonKarakusevic Carson Architects is an independent Consultants Community Company Briefingsaward winning architecture practice with a clearphilosophy; to create successful urban design, publicbuildings, public spaces and affordable housing.Karakusevic Carson are appointed to It has recently received a CABE Gold Key Frameworks and Clientsboth the English Partnerships/HCA Standard and been shortlisted for a include:and LDA/Design for London/GLA ‘Building for Life’ Gold Award TheArchitectural and Masterplanning success of the scheme has meant • The Homes andframework panels (in addition to the that the shared ownership elements Communities Agencypanels of many Local Authorities, were oversubscribed 60 to 1 TheLocal Housing Trusts, leading Housing project recently won the Richard • Greater London AuthorityAssociations, and Charitable trusts Fielden Award for Best Affordableacross the UK) We are specialists Housing (presented by the Homes • Transport for Londonworking at the forefront of Estate and Community Agency) at the • Sport Englandregeneration, delivering successful Housing Design Awardsand sustainable neighbourhoods, • The London Borough of Hackneymixed tenure housing and • The London Borough of Ealingpublic buildings Major Projects include: • London Borough of GreenwichWe are a design and strategy • London Borough of Barkingled Architecture Practice, with a • The Colville Estate Regeneration and Dagenhamdynamic approach to mixed tenure (Masterplan)and affordable housing We have • Sheffield City Councilextensive experience in the design • Bridport Place, Hackneyand delivery of mixed tenure • Tower Hamlets Community • Claredale Street, Tower Hamletsestate renewal and regeneration Housing Associationprogrammes We set out from • The Mansford Estate, • London and Quadrant Housinginception to produce high quality Tower Hamletsarchitecture with a diverse and • The Faircharm Estate, Deptford • Affinity Suttonsensitive approach to providing • Poplar Harcavibrant facilities, real homes and real • The Ramsden Estate, Ealingcommunities Excellent urban design • Bridport Place II, Hackney • Workspace Groupand spatial clarity, well designed • Hyde Housinginteriors, well tempered environments • High Lane, Ealingand visual distinction should • The Tiverton Estate, Seven Sisters • Family Mosaic Homesbe available to all in our society • Southern Housing Groupregardless of tenure status – social, • The Stonegrove Estate, Barnetaffordable or private • Aberfeldy Estate, Tower Hamlets • ASRA Housing AssociationKarakusevic Carson have 10 yearsexperience of working with LocalBorough Councils on a number ofexemplary housing projects includingthe award winning Claredale Streetand the Mansford Estate Atkins Community of ConsultantsA recent example of our approachis a project for Tower HamletsCommunity Housing which receivedthe accolade of one of the ‘bestexamples of affordable housing inLondon’, by the GLA planning teamand was described as being in thetop 1% of schemes at CABE review faithful 23 gould
  • 23. LSH is the UK and Ireland’s largest commercial property consultancy; driven by a 27 national office network and 760 professional staff Our teams deliver both transactional and consultancy services, providing Commercial Property Services you with advice backed by expert Transactional Services Consultancy Services Specialist Sectors knowledge of the fast changing Commercial Estate Property and Estate Transport national and local property markets Management Investment Advice Telecoms LSH operate within a matrix of Landlord and Tenant services, geographies, and sectors Development Motor Trade so that as required, we can deliver Building Consultancy Property Funding and Rural a package of solutions specific to a Corporate Finance Valuation client For example, we operate a Strategic Consultancy Property Acquisitions Rating large Public Sector Advisory team and Compulsory Purchase Corporate Services team so that our Property Disposals Research Compensation major corporate and public sector Facilities Management Residential Consultancy clients can receive multi discipline solution led services rather than Due Diligence Asset Recovery professional services delivered into a vacuum LSH provides a comprehensive range of property services to a wide range of clients across different sectors In addition, LSH is unique in that it has specialist expertise in the telecoms and transport sectors, providing specialist advice to public and private sector clients In the private sector, our clients include banks & financial institutions, business services, property developers and investors, manufacturing, retailing and privatised utilities In the public sector, our clients include Nationalised Industries, Public Corporations, Government Departments, Agencies and Executives, Development Corporations, County Councils,Atkins Community of Consultants Local Authorities, Health Authorities, Police, Colleges and Universities24
  • 24. mæ is an innovative practice that combines the Consultants Community Company Briefingsdesign of high quality architecture for public andprivate sector clients with policy research andwriting for government and its agenciesWe are specialists in housing, public Training:buildings and public realm projectsand undertake the following services: Lecturing internationally at conferences and universitiesArchitecture: Design and design management workshops• Production scheme design from CPD events on design and design feasibility stage to completion policy issues• Planning negotiations and applications Our philosophy is to:• Design and Access statements Promote high quality environments• Design for new build and that are innovative, successful and refurbishment projects popular with their end users• Environmental design and low Develop innovative solutions that energy buildings respond to the special needs of the individual place, are practicable and deliverable and work withinUrban Design: the appropriate funding and implementation framework• Masterplanning and Area Action Plans Work closely and collaboratively with clients to get the best out of a project• Community consultation• Site capacity assessments Our client list currently includes:• Urban design frameworks • Urban Splash• Design Coding • Berkeley Homes • Grainger TrustPolicy & Guidance: • East Thames Housing Group• Planning policy development • Southern Housing Group• Sustainable design research • Swan Group• Client advice and training • Great Places Housing Group services, including • London Borough of Hackney Atkins Community of Consultants• CABE Enabling • London Borough of Camden• Building for Life • London Development Agency Accredited Assessments • Transform South Yorkshire • HCA • GLA • CABE faithful 25 gould
  • 25. Pozzoni began in 1972 as a North West off-shoot of London Practice, Weal & Pozzoni Partnership In 1983 the firm was split and Peter Pozzoni formed Pozzoni Design Group In 2007 the Practice converted to an LLP and in 2009 opened a London studio, which has since expanded Social Housing has been a key area of our workload from the beginning We are a team of 50, led by seven In the Community Housing sector, Partners We work as Specialist teams we work for many North West and across various sectors: National associations, as well as for several ALMO’s and Stock-transfer • Community Housing and association Recently we have Supported Housing completed Extracare schemes for • Extracare and Specialist six RSL’s Dementia Care In the Care sector, we have a • Education (all levels National and International reputation, including Universities) with two Partners regularly speaking at conferences We have also won • Leisure (including major public National and International Awards for leisure centres) innovative care homes • Commercial / Offices/ Industrial As well as Architecture, Pozzoni • Retail (including major retail provide, in-house; Interior Design; parks and shopping centre Graphics Design (Visivo) – who refurbishment work) provide full photo-real visualisations • Private Housing (working for and fly-throughs; and Code for North West developers and private Sustainable Homes/ EcoHomes individuals) Assessments, through our Environmental Designer • Masterplanning – bringing together the combined skills of all sectorsAtkins Community of Consultants26
  • 26. Thomas Lister are Chartered Surveyors specialising Consultants Community Company Briefingsin urban regeneration projects and providingdevelopment consultancy advice throughout thecountry From our Bromsgrove base, the practiceprovide a broad range of property related advice ondevelopment schemes throughout the countryThomas Lister are Chartered Thomas Lister provide advice in • Specialist Advice – The Practice areSurveyors specialising in urban relation to a range of development experienced in CPO proceduresregeneration projects and providing matters including the following; and valuationdevelopment consultancy advice • Valuation – Undertake Red • Acquisition and Disposal Advicethroughout the country From Book valuations to support – Thomas Lister have acted forour Bromsgrove base, the practice both development appraisals various public sector agencies inprovide a broad range of property and acquisitions for schemes the acquisition of various strategicrelated advice on development throughout the country sites throughout the country andschemes throughout the country in preparing and implementing • Market Assessments – marketing and disposal strategiesThe company have a total of five Undertaking assessments ofsurveyors plus support staff, and • Funding Advice – Identifying demand and supply conditionsregularly work closely with a range appropriate sources of funding across all property sectors toof other professional disciplines to availability and ability to secure identify gaps in market provisionprovide comprehensive advice A funds to enable the delivery and forecast future requirementsnumber of the Surveyors are also of projectsqualified Planners being members • Funding Applications andof both the Royal Institution of Appraisal – Experience in both • Delivery Advice – Providing adviceChartered Surveyors and the Royal the preparation of applications as to the potential and mostTown Planning Institute seeking funding and appraising appropriate mechanisms for applications on behalf of funding project delivery including jointThe Practice are familiar with working authorities for a range of funding ventures, SPVs, etcwith public sector organisations and sources including gap funding, • Options Identification andare represented on the development housing gap funding, Land Appraisal – Experienced inmanagement panels of the Homes Remediation Scheme, equity identifying potential developmentand Communities Agency, Local investment, ERDF and Regional and delivery options for specificAuthorities and various Regional Growth Fund sites and appraising theseDevelopment Agencies including • Strategic Advice – Preparation including the preparation ofEast Midlands Development Agency, of development frameworks, financial models to test viabilitySouth West of England RDA and including market appraisal and along with sensitivity andAdvantage West Midlands planning appraisal for major risk analysisThomas Lister also work with a regeneration projectsnumber of private sector developer • Project Co-ordination – Assistingclients providing funding and in project delivery in conjunctiondelivery advice with other professionals to ensure optimum outputs for various public sector agencies Atkins Community of Consultants • Development Appraisal – Providing appraisal advice on various scheme scenarios for projects throughout the country often for complex schemes involving multiple ownership and remediation issues faithful 27 gould
  • 27. URBED (Urbanism, Environment and Design) does what our name suggests we specialise in urban design and sustainability in an urban context We work across the UK from our base in Manchester and for public and private sector clients Who we are What we believe Recent work has ranged from town URBED (Urbanism, Environment and All of this work is united by a centre strategies to outline planning Design) is an employee-owned co- foundation of four core principles: applications for large commercial operative of 16 staff and associates, masterplans, from University estate including planners, architects a Urbanism: Our work is rooted in the strategies to urban design guidance sustainability expert and a highway principles of the urban renaissance as This work is united by our core engineer We work in three broad set out by the Urban Task Force, with values of urbanism, community, overlapping areas: whom we worked We believe in the environmental sustainability importance of creating and sustaining and design 1 . Public sector consultancy, including lively, prosperous towns and cities by visioning, strategy development, focusing new development within consultation, masterplanning and existing settlements and creating sustainability strategies attractive, mixed-use, walkable and socially mixed urban neighbourhoods 2 . Masterplanning for developers including developer competitions, Community: URBED grew out of scheme development, sustainability the redevelopment of Hulme and and renewable energy systems, the Homes for Change Housing Co- outline planning and operative A belief in the importance design coordination of communities informs all of our work We run masterplanning 3 . Research, writing and advocacy training community groups and including policy reports for most of our work includes round- government, research for think tanks table workshops, Design for Change and our in-house, publication and charettes or the URBED Routemaster event programmes such as the bus that is fitted out as a Urban Scrawl consultation venue Sustainability: Since 1996 we have been running the SUN (Sustainable Urban Neighbourhood) Initiative, exploring how the principles of environmental sustainability can be applied to urban areas This has combined research for organisations such as the Building Research Establishment with practical work for developers seeking to incorporateAtkins Community of Consultants sustainable technologies into schemes Design: URBED prides itself in combining these principles with a strong design ethos In recent years we have won seven masterplanning/ design competitions against some of the country¹s leading architectural practices28
  • 28. Consultants Community Company Briefings PublicationsOur core business is urbanism, but to • Vital and Viable Town Centres: • West Midland Low Carbondo this properly we need to focus on Meeting the challenge, URBED, Market Framework: URBED fora range of disciplines There are 16 Stationary Office 1994 Sustainability West Midlands 2007brochures available that highlight the • Building To Last - David Rudlin & • Community Energy: Planning forbreadth of our work: Nicholas Falk Joseph Rowntree a Low Carbon Future URBED for Foundation - 1995 CHPA - 2008• Advocacy • Tomorrow, a Peaceful Path to • Urban Scrawl: An occasional• Analysis Urban Reform: David Rudlin, journal URBED Friends of the Earth - 1998• Assessment • Valuing the Value Added: The• Community role of Housing Plus, Housing• Design Guidance Corporation - 1998• Green Infrastructure • Sustainable Urban Neighbourhood: Building the 21st• Heritage Century Home: David Rudlin & Nicholas Falk Architectural Press• Institutional masterplanning 1999 & 2009• Masterplanning • But Would you Live There?• Retrofit Shaping Attitudes to Urban Living URBED and MORI - Urban Task• Neighbourhoods Force DETR - 1999• Research • Tapping the Potential: Assessing urban housing capacity towards• Sustainability better practice URBED for DETR -• Town Centres Dec 2000• Training • A City of Villages: Promoting a sustainable future for London’s• Visioning suburbs URBED for the Greater London Authority - 2002 • Biodiversity by Design: A Guide for Sustainable Communities URBED for TCPA 2004 • Orchard Park: Photo Essay by Charlie Baker URBED - 2006 Atkins Community of Consultants • A Better Way to Recycle: Approaches to recycling URBED for NCBS - 2006 • Planning for Sustainable Homes: Sustainable Housing Action Programme URBED for Sustainability West Midlands 2007 faithful 29 gould
  • 29. West + Machel l West + Machell are a medium sized, Leeds based architectural practice We work throughout the country, with a commitment to design, delivery and listening to our clients Formed 21 years ago, we successfully By focusing on a limited number of focus on four major areas of design areas we have built our expertise in and delivery and have received a these fi elds and so can input at all variety of architectural awards refl design stages to create a ecting our ability in these fields successful project • RESIDENTIAL - in particular social, Working with both Public and extracare and supported housing Private Partners our approach has to embrace the varied expectations • HEALTH CARE - with a special and operational styles of these often focus on the emerging importance disparate organisations Current of conglomerate service groups for projects range from masterplanners clinical and mental care through for a housing PFI through to the the LIFT programme preparation of proposals for renewing • REGENERATION + MASTERPLANNING a failing district centre for a local - transforming failing inner city authority and a major retailer These areas projects involve both a community led approach to the planning and • COMMERCIAL - focusing on multi design issues and a longer term service and mixed provision within strategic and economic overview major towns and cities Within the practice we have a CABE Enabler, a member of the HCA Regional Design Review Panel and ALMO Board Member We are therefore able to contribute to the housing debate at a national level In-house services include 3D visualisation, Code for Sustainable Homes and SAP AssessmentsAtkins Community of Consultants30
  • 30. The Atkins logo, the ‘open A’ device,‘Carbon Critical Design’ and the strapline‘Plan Design Enable’ are trademarks ofAtkins Limited, a WS Atkins plc companyA high quality, FSC certified silk coatedpaper and board range, made from 70%de-inked post consumer wasteand produced without the use ofchemical bleachingAtkins LimitedAddress: Contact:Chadwick House Ian JacobsBirchwood Park Tel: 01925 238198Warrington Fax: 01925 238000WA3 6AE ian jacobs@atkinsglobal com