Consulting Services



We offer both engineering and environmental consultancy services through highly respected specialist Gardline companies, namely Marine Ecological Surveys Limited and Marine Planning Consultants. All of our consultancy and advisory services are provided independently and professionally; adding value and high-calibre support to our clients’ activities.

Marine Consultancy Services

Marine Ecological Surveys Ltd (a Gardline company) complete benthic, epibenthic and fisheries studies in a range of marine habitats in order to ensure that you are able to receive and maintain the relevant licences that apply to your activities. MESL works at the cutting edge of the marine consultancy sector, enabling us to respond rapidly and effectively to the changing needs of our clients.

MESL services include: 

  • Design and implementation of marine ecological programme
  • Provision of EIA’s
  • Marine Licensing support services
  • Seabed mapping Primary research

Marine Planning Consultancy Services

Marine Planning Consultants Limited (MPC) is the UK’s leading independent source of expertise and advice on marine planning, providing high quality, impartial advice, based on the best available scientific evidence and socio-economic analysis. MPC offers a full range of services:

  • Policy advice and stakeholder engagement 
  • Marine planningImpact assessment 
  • Licensing Monitoring and enforcement. 

MPC’s capability spans multi-disciplinary field investigations for land, shallow and deep-water environments that include geophysical/hydrographic surveys, geotechnical studies, oceanographic studies, environmental studies, land surveys and engineering services.

Fully integrated range of services.

Whether your requirements are legislative, environmental or engineering related, we are able to provide accurate, timely and impartial advice with a fully integrated and holistic approach. We deliver effective solutions using multi-disciplinary teams, providing true turn-key solutions. 

Please contact MESL or MPC to discuss how we can help with your project. 

You can find more information about Gardline's planning and consultancy services by downloading our brochure below.

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