TransTech - Environmental Consultants - Associate Consultants
TransTech - Environmental Consultants - Associate Consultants

Associate Consultants

Some of our associate consultants with whom we work are listed below.  These provide services which compliment those provided by TransTech. 


Project enquiries can be submitted directly to our associates or to ourselves.


Border Geo-Science

About Border Geo-Science


Border Geo-Science (BGS) is a Scottish-based consultancy with experience in most aspects of the geological environment of the northern UK. The practice is a partnership of Chartered geo-scientists with over 50 years of working experience in Scotland’s geology and natural mineral resources. Their background is rooted in the experience gained in successful careers with the British Geological Survey that allows them to bring an unrivalled expertise to the market. Border Geo-Science has considerable expertise in the provision of impartial advice to planners, the civil engineering, construction and extractive industries, developers and land owners. They provide consultancy services to the benefit of their customers, while operating within a framework of responsibility to the environment and society. BGS aims to provide comprehensive and impartial advice to their clients through expert analysis of the most up-to-date information that is available. Their emphasis is on the prompt delivery of quality information to the highest of professional standards, while providing value for money.


Border Geo-Science Services

  • Geological Information & Advice
  • Geo-Reports
  • Natural Resource Evaluation & Mineral Planning
  • Geological Site Assessments & Geo-Diversity Audits
  • Expert Witness
  • Natural Stone Matching & Advice
  • Training & Educational Publications


Contact Details

Please contact Andrew Highton or Graham Smith or TransTech
( for project enquiries.


Border Geo-Science Tel: +44 (0)1899 810378 or +44 (0)1968 673012

Craignish Design

About Craignish Design


Craignish Design provides a professional and cost effective landscape design and landscape planning service. Their client base includes community groups, local authorities, local enterprise companies, businesses and private individuals.


Craignish Design Services

  • Hard and soft landscape design and specification
  • Landscape contract management
  • Landscape contract site inspection/monitoring
  • Urban design and townscape assessment
  • Landscape and visual impact assessment
  • Photomontages, visualisations, landscape and architectural illustration
  • Rural landscape planning and landscape management
  • Rural conservation grants, woodland grants schemes
  • Land reclamation, habitat creation, upland restoration, woodland creation
  • Roads landscape design, planning and implementation
  • Renewables, mineral workings, landfill, aquaculture and infrastructure
  • Public parks, sports and children’s play facilities; housing landscape
  • Community projects and community plans
  • Community consultation and participation
  • Landscape interpretation


Craignish Design is an approved supplier to:

  • The Highland Council
  • Balfour Beatty
  • TranServ Scotland
  • The Halcrow Group
  • Kier Mining
  • Morrison Construction Ltd


Contact Details

Please contact David Graham or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Craignish Design Tel: +44 (0)1852 500576

Digital Land Surveys

About Digital Land Surveys


Digital Land Surveys can carry out survey work to just about any scale, both locally and over a larger area. This can range from 2 hour initial surveys, to comprehensive management of terrain modelling for large construction or housing developments, with flexibility being the key word.


Digital Land Surveys Services

  • Surveys for many local architects and consultants prior to planning or design applications
  • Setting out for houses, roads and drainage, making full use of AutoCAD and modern total stations
  • Title deed surveys subsequently lodged with the Scottish land registry
  • Work has been carried out to date from Campbeltown, Fort Augustus, to Stirling and the Islands


Satisfied clients include:

  • Architects
  • Consulting engineers
  • Land owners with potential development areas
  • Housing Associations & Developers
  • National house builders


Contact Details

Please contact Richard Ayling or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Digital Land Surveys Tel: +44 (0)1631 720449 or +44(0)7795 144663

Mabbett, JIG Environment

About Mabbet, JIG Environment


JIG Environment offers a comprehensive range of consultancy services to private individuals, agents, and businesses.


Mabbett, JIG Environment Services

  • Drainage Impact Assessments (DIA) for Planning
  • Site Investigations for Drainage
  • Sewage/Waste-Water Treatment Solutions
  • Sewage Treatment Problem Resolution (including Septic Tanks & Soakaways)
  • Industrial Waste-Water Treatment & Management
  • Reedbed, Wetland, and Filter Design
  • SUDS Advice & Design
  • Waste Management and Waste Minimisation
  • Construction Site Environmental Management & Plans
  • Securing Licences from SEPA, EA, Crown Estate, Scottish Government & FRS
  • Sustainability in Housing and the Built Environment
  • Sample Collection and Analysis
  • Training on Environmental Matters - CPD and On-Site Toolbox Talks


Contact Details

Please contact Ian Corner or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Mabett, JIG Environment Tel: +44 (0)141 227 2300

Myriad Taxonomy

About Myriad Taxonomy


NMBAQC participant and SEPA registered. Myriad can provide grab sample taxonomic analysis to meet SEPA Fish Farm Manual sampling specifications amongst others. Grab sampling and reporting of results can be carried out by TransTech or in-house by those requesting the taxonomic analysis.


This work can be carried out for any potential impact on the seabed as the result of aquaculture, underwater pipeline, underwater cable or off-shore wind farm installations.  

Contact Details

Please contact Jocelyn Richard or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Myriad Taxonomy: Tel: +44 (0)1586 810 202

Peter McAleer - Consulting Engineer

About Peter McAleer


Peter McAleer graduated in Civil Engineering from Queens University in 1981. His experience since then, both at home and overseas, has involved everything from the design of a single steel beam to the cantilevered football stand in the Moy. Disappointed though he was not being included on the shortlist for the new Wembley Stadium his practice can still offer vast array of professional services.


Services include:


  • Flood Risk Assessments
  • Timber Framed Structural Design
  • Reinforced Concrete Structural Design
  • Steel Structural Design
  • Ground Investigation
  • Foundation Design
  • CDM Co-ordinator Service
  • Expert Witness Service


The practice works through a network organisation of consultants, technicians, and specialists to mobilise the resources necessary to undertake any project.

Consequently they can offer a complete professional Consulting Engineering service to the public including the homeowner.


Personnel have vast experience of construction projects ranging from commercial and industrial buildings to structural elements of house design.


Contact Details

Please contact Peter McAleer or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Tel: +44 (0)7902 838635



Steve Barlow

About Steve Barlow


Steve carries out a range of seabed surveys. These include but are not limited to:

  • ROV surveys
  • Mooring relocation, removal or installation
  • Fish farm cage site inspections
  • Current meter positioning on the seabed


Contact Details

Please contact Steve Barlow or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Steve Barlow Tel: +44 (0)1688 302144 or +44 (0)7831 225425

Stuart Ross (Scotland)

About Stuart Ross (Scotland)


The projects carried out by Stuart Ross (Scotland) are diverse and can involve a basic one morning site visit to detail topographic survey extending over many kilometres say in connection with a new pipeline installation.


Stuart Ross (Scotland) Services

  • Planning Applications
  • Land Registration Plans
  • As Built Drawings
  • Design and Build Projects
  • Renewable Energy Schemes
  • Quarry Management
  • Flood Risk Assessment
  • Dimensional Control
  • Public Utility Projects
  • Civil Engineering
  • Earthwork Volume


Contact Details

Please contact Stuart Ross or TransTech ( for project enquiries.


Stuart Ross Tel: +44 (0)1397 712310




Opportunities for Associate Consultants

We want to contract out more work to associate consultants who have the skills to meet project needs.


If you would like to become an associate please contact

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