Marine Renewable Consultancy


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Using cutting-edge science to enable the sustainable development of marine renewable energy generation in Scotland, including:

    • Environmental impact assessment services
    • Marine mammal and underwater noise surveys
    • Benthic and intertidal surveys 
    • Natural and commercial fish surveys 
    • Sediment and water quality sampling 
    • Seafloor mapping
    • Metocean surveys 
    • Consenting support services 
    • Post-consent monitoring 
    • Vessel and equipment hire

SRSL survey and consultancy services in renewables
SAMS Research Services Ltd (SRSL) possesses in-depth and extensive knowledge of the marine environment, coupled with a clear understanding of the potential impacts associated with a wide range of renewable energy developments in the oceans. We provide clients with advice and guidance
on the assessment of environmental impacts across all stages of project development; from site investigations and construction
to operation and monitoring. 

We offer consultation services with stakeholders and statutory consultees, including working with regulators to ensure scope of works are fit for purpose and project-managing the delivery of approved surveys in challenging high-energy environments. We are accustomed to maximising the use of weather windows
in order to deliver on time and reduce costs to our clients.

Added value from SRSL
SRSL are experienced in designing robust survey plans with industry-standard methodologies to help clients gain regulatory approval. Our service packages include full methodological design, survey management, in-house sample analysis and final reporting. We also provide
mitigation advice, guidance on post-consent monitoring and consenting-support services, including Rochdale Envelope events.

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