Transport plans

Our Expertise

To deliver sustainable travel and transport, planning proposals need to work in harmony with long-term strategies and processes. Working alongside clients and highway authorities allows us to create bespoke travel plans.

Travel plans are put in place to ensure that the appropriate measures can be introduced to provide sustainable transport to a development.

Our experienced team is on hand to provide you with the right solutions and to prepare comprehensive travel planning advice.

Our knowledge of the Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) also allows us to undertake travel plan assessments in accordance with this standard.

The aim of this method is to ensure that a project fits the best standard for sustainability in regards to the design and building specifications.

Matching the compliance of the BREEAM assessment could be a crucial branch of your project’s journey and for demonstrating the sustainability of the development. Utilising our services within this area ensures that we can provide you with the highest level of knowledge, as well as progressing your application quickly and efficiently.

DID YOU KNOW?

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WE HAVE A TEAM OF 12 TRANSPORT PLANNING EXPERTS

Our Capability

Operating across all sectors our services include:

Planning application support

Our relationships with local highway authorities enable us to provide highly effective travel assessments and statements.

Transport plan design and delivery

Our technical knowledge of the leading industry standards enables us to deliver travel plans that demonstrate your development’s sustainability. We can also act as travel plan coordinators to ensure that travel plan aims are consistently met.

Feasibility studies

In order to ensure a particular area of land can be developed, we offer a preliminary assessment. This information can then be used for the next stages in the development process.

Junction and network modelling

Our technical expertise within this service means we can provide our clients with the highest quality information and guidance. This includes Section 278 Detailed Design.

Expert advice

We have excellent relationships with highway authorities throughout the country. We aim to avoid the need for planning appeals – but if they are needed, our extensive knowledge and experience allows us to provide clients with first class advice on this complex issue.

Section 278 Detailed Highways Design

Where off-site public highway junction improvements have been identified during planning, Eddisons can thereafter administer the Section 278 detailed design and in so doing provide a seamless transition from planning through to construction. Eddisons have vast experience in dealing with public highway improvement schemes and over the years have built up effective working relationships with local authorities throughout the UK. Our design experience covers many different types of junction, access and pedestrian improvements including roundabouts, traffic calming, pedestrian facilities, signalised junctions, pedestrian crossing installations, priority junctions, mini-roundabouts and cycleways. Eddisons offers a comprehensive range of detailed design services utilising the latest software design tools in the highway design process including PDS, MX, Windes, Civil 3D, PDS Sign and Autotrack. Our detailed design services include 3D setting out, drainage design, signage design, road markings, construction material specification, preparation of construction drawings, cost advice, project management and preparation of as built drawings.

“Obtaining planning consent can be an uncertain process and transport is a critical requirement of any application. We have the technical knowledge and working relationships with local authorities to ensure that you obtain the most advantageous planning consent.”

Phil Wooliscroft
Partner

Work

Find out more about our work

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Private: Transport advice for Newbridge Point

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Transport advice for Widnes Shopping Park

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Transport and highways advice for Eden Boys School

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Highways and transport advice for Yorkshire Post HQ

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Traffic and transport advice for Surf Snowdonia

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Achieving planning approval for Gladman Developments’ Bocking scheme

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Asset Sale and Demolition for Arla Dairies

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Consultancy advice for Co-operative Group Food Ltd

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Consultancy for Venture Fields Trade Park

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Consultancy for student residential accommodation scheme

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Consultancy for the Grand Hotel scheme

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Kirkby redevelopment advice

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Planning application for Haydock Grange

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Sale of Plant & Commercial Vehicles in Guernsey

Our People

Find out more about our people.

Jack Cunningham

Senior Highway Technician

Lee Worthington

Principal Transport Planner

Leon Blythe

Highway Technician

Lucy Gretton

Graduate Transport Planner

Mark Cleary

Principal Consultant

Mike Coogan

Associate Director

Sam McLoughlin

Assistant Transport Planner

Tim Russell

Associate Director

Tom Bentley

Associate Director

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