Wardell Armstrong Archaeology is a commercial archaeological contractor which works throughout the UK on a wide range of projects in all sectors including renewable energy, utilities, mining/aggregates, house-building and transport. WAA has a proven track record of successfully managing and undertaking all types of archaeological fieldwork on behalf of their clients and offers a cost-effective and efficient service which is driven by the commercial realities faced by developers. WAA can provide the whole range of fieldwork services from geophysical survey through to full scale excavation and can also offer a full suite of post-excavation services including in-house specialist services.
Wardell Armstrong Heritage provide a comprehensive suite of archaeological and heritage consultancy services to clients in all business sectors. Our services range from project viability appraisals, consultancy and negotiations with statutory and local authorities, through to desk-based assessment, EIA and archaeological management and mitigation. We have considerable experience in the assessment of new development in sensitive historic environments, including World Heritage Sites and undertake setting studies, historic environment assessments and view analysis associated with tall buildings and renewable energy schemes. We have appeared as expert witness at Planning Hearings, Public Inquiries and Examinations in Public and are able to provide expert advice on heritage legislation and heritage planning related matters.
Our unique position as part of a larger environmental and engineering consultancy means that we are able to draw upon the expertise of disciplines such as ground engineering, geotechnics and ecology to offer clients cost-effective and time saving survey packages relevant to their particular development site needs.