Our Recent Projects of Interest

Outstanding Results

ACM Consultancy Services Ltd helps all businesses not only reach, but exceed their goals. Our experience helps us lay out a strategy that perfectly fits our clients. This collaboration is essential for the successful transition from strategy, to plan, to action. Learn about some of our past projects below, and get in touch to see what we can do for you.

Railway at Night

HS2 Phase 2B - from Crewe to Manchester and West Midlands to Leeds

Lead Author

Capita Consortium for HS2 (Capita/Ineco/AECOM)

An Innovative Solution

Repeat contracts as a Lead Author, managing all technical authorship and quality assurance aspects of the Lot 2 HS2 Phase 2b working draft and formal Environmental Statements, covering eight community forum areas (CFAs) from Crewe to Manchester and West Midlands to Leeds, for review by HS2, DfT and key parliamentary stakeholders. Contracts met all targets for quality, time and cost.

River Thames, London

Thames Estuary Asset Management (TEAM2100), London

Principal Environment Advisor

NEAS, Environment Agency (on behalf of Capita)

A Story of Success

Repeat contracts as a Principal Environmental Adviser for the implementation of the TEAM2100 programme, designed to refurbish and improve the tidal flood risk management assets in the estuary for the first 10 years of Thames Estuary 2100, as part of the 100-year plan. Provision of strategic input and driving eco-innovation, over 175km of the River Thames. Our lead advisor contributed a number of innovative low carbon and biodiversity upgrades to this award-winning project.

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Flood Alleviation Projects
Senior Environment Project Manager
NEAS, Environment Agency

An Innovative Solution

Senior Environmental PM (EIA & Sustainability) working across flood alleviation and restoration schemes within the South East of England, throughout iterative design and construction stages (SOC, OBC etc.), including the delivery of a complex emergency works project; and a Sustainability Road Map. The Road Map was delivered on a pilot project and will be used as a wider organisational tool to deliver decarbonisation and other sustainable development outcomes (CEEQUAL, Biodiversity Net Gain, UNSDGs etc.). We also delivered organisational speakers on relevant issues.

Railway Tracks Nature

Crossrail Elizabeth Line, London 

Consents and Environment Manager

Network Rail (on behalf of Capita)

Turning a New Page

Consents and Environment Manager for the Traction Power Supply (TPS) electrification project throughout iterative design, construction and post-construction stages, leading to the timely build of eight new ATS/ATFS. Prepared all aspects for the Crossrail Audit across Consents, Environment, Social and Community, for which the TPS team received accolade. Conducted a number of environmental inspections, winning a 4-star award at two sites.

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HS2 Phase 1, 2A

Design Element Statement Lead

Atkins Consortium for HS2

A Story of Success

Led a team of 17+ landscape and environment specialists, to deliver upwards of 265 Design Element Statements (DES) to an evolving scheme design, which in turn supported amendments to the emerging HS2 Phase 1 Environmental Statement and subsequently informed environment mitigation requirements. Contributed further LVIA and Sifts for the main Phase One ES. Delivered Advanced Petitions for the Phase 2A scheme.

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Evaluating Motorway Widening Schemes (A27), England

EIA Lead 

Highways England (on behalf of Atkins)

An Innovative Solution

Managed all aspects of the Five-Year after Post Opening Project Evaluation (POPE) for a motorway widening scheme (A27) in England to determine compliance with scheme ES, including site visits, photography, mitigation, report review and submission, and consultations with third parties. Production of a Handover Environment Management Plan for an additional scheme (the M1).

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Husbandry Guidelines 

Consultant Researcher 

The Whitley Wildlife Conservation Trust 

Turning a New Page

Delivered scientific species advice and husbandry guidelines to Paignton Zoo, in an area of limited research, as part of the WWCT. Delivered independent research designed to inform and mitigate predicted effects of zoo husbandry development proposals, such as by identifying charecteristics, diet, distribution, breeding and habitat preferences. This conservation advice formed part of a contribution to an EAZA publication.