We specialise in land quality assessment services.

Clients include local authorities, developers, planning agents and their clients. We are structured with designated teams to manage potential conflicts of interest in accordance with our ISO 9001 certification.

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Welcome to WPA Environmental

We specialise in services concerning the investigation of land contamination, risk assessment, geotechnical characteristics and reporting associated with development, regulation and due dilligence. The company has public service origins that arose from initiatives within the Local Authorities of Dorset and Hampshire.

Our services in outline:

Environmental Reporting

  • Data reseller
  • Data interpretation
  • Desktop reports

Site Investigation (covering geotechnical matters, human health, controlled waters, property & the wider environment)

  • Geophysics
  • Invasive works including geotechnical testing
  • Sampling and analysis
  • Quantitative and Detailed Risk Assessment

Remediation, rendering suitable for use

  • Scoping and design of remediation schemes

Site Investigation (covering geotechnical matters, human health, controlled waters, property & the wider environment)

  • Assistance to Local Authorities
  • District inspection site categorisation action
  • Preparation of bids for funding detailed site inspections and remediation projects
  • Project management of site investigation and remediation
  • Assistance in the preparation of public register entries
  • The review of land quality submissions in the planning regime


Sept 2014

recruitment of a Hydrogeologist and a Geotechnical Engineer..

March 2014

Our new trading name..

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Our consultancy staff are widely experienced, accredited post graduate specialists in the associated disciplines required to work with the practices described in CLR11, BS10175 and other UK good practice land quality related guidance.

The company is fully ISO9001 and 14001 compliant. We are members of the Association of Consulting Engineers, the Federation of Small Business, and regular contributors to various national technical committees and standing conferences.

Association of Consulting Engineers  Federation of Small Business