Services – EIA / SEA

Environment Impact Assessment (EIA) and Strategic Environment Assessment (SEA)

Malachy Walsh and Partners environmental team provides the following EIA and SEA services:
• EIA Screening and Scoping reports
• Project constraints and feasibility reports
• Environmental Impact Statements (EIS)
• Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)
• Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) peer review
• Environmental monitoring

The Firm’s in-house team provides the EIS specialist studies including: policy, planning and development control; human beings; ecology and ornithology; soils; hydrology; geology; peat geotechnical stability; air and climate; traffic impact assessment and modelling; noise; and civil engineering.
EIAs are carried out in accordance with Irish and International best practice guidelines, the requirements of the EIA Directive and principles of sustainability, to guarantee a comprehensive assessment of likely significant effects of a project on the environment. Malachy Walsh and Partners’ wide ranging specialist environmental and engineering capabilities assists projects through from inception to completion.
MWP’s multi-disciplinary Environment and Planning Team has carried out Environmental Impact Assessments for a variety of projects types, including:
• Wind Farms
• Pumped Hydro Storage Energy (PHES) Facilities
• Ports, Harbours and Piers
• Marinas
• Multi-use Developments
• Tourism and Amenity Developments
• Roads
• Quarries