Elaine joined PBA in 2014 from Hyder Consulting and has experience of environment and ecological assessment across a broad range of major development and infrastructure projects. She was appointed as Technical Lead for the Practice’s growing ecology team and is now working closely with the senior team in the Environment Group to continue the development of our Environment offering.
Elaine takes a pragmatic approach to providing high-level ecological and environmental advice, and has a good understanding of clients' requirements, in order to deliver effective projects, with a particular focus on providing excellent environmental and commercial outcomes.
With broad experience of dealing with ecological issues associated with linear projects as well as providing environmental consultancy services associated with EcIAs for mixed-use and residential developments, Elaine is ideally positioned to work on high-profile projects. Her particular expertise relates to the provision of high-level, strategic ecological advice with regard to the ecology and nature conservation of protected species. Since joining PBA she has worked on the HS2 Environmental Assessment project, Connaught Barracks Regeneration project for Homes England, and Millbrook Power project.