SKM Enviros is a market leading consultancy providing water, environmental, sustainability and health and safety solutions. We are one of the few consultancies able to combine local expertise and knowledge with global reach and experience. In a resource-constrained, low carbon economy, it is our aim to lead debate, influence policy and shape development to achieve outstanding client success.
We have more than 500 consultants in 20 offices across the Europe, the Middle East and Africa and are a member of the CAT Alliance, a global network of environmental consultancy partners. SKM Enviros is part of the Sinclair Knight Merz group, a global engineering, sciences and project delivery firm. For further information on Sinclair Knight Merz visit www.skmconsulting.com.
People and Places
SKM Enviros was formed in 2010 when Enviros Consulting joined forces with Sinclair Knight Merz. Enviros Consulting was originally formed from the amalgamation of a number of consultancies with a track record of performance in the environmental field, including Aspinwall, March and Quantisci. Aspinwall, the longest established of our founding consultancies, was set up in 1972 and was the first multi-disciplinary environmental consultancy in the UK.
SKM Enviros now has over 500 people in 20 offices across Europe Middle East and Africa. Location and contact details for each of our offices can be found here.
Sinclair Knight Merz has multi-disciplinary teams working for clients globally from a network of offices in Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, New Zealand and South America.
We provide consulting solutions in the areas of: Climate Change and Renewables, Compliance and Permitting, Contaminated Land and Remediation, Corporate Sustainability, Health and Safety Solutions, Planning and Environmental Impact Assessment, Sustainable Development, Waste and Resources Management and Water Environment. Details of all SKM Enviros services can be found within the Client Services area of this website.
The full range of client services available across the Sinclair Knight Merz group can be found here. The firm operates in four main chosen market areas:
- Buildings and Infrastructure
- Mining and Metals
- Power and Energy
- Water and Environment
Client Project Management
For any project, SKM Enviros will appoint a Project Director and Project Manager. The role of the Project Director is to ensure the client's overall objectives are understood and met. The Project Director and Project Manager will bring together consultants from across the business to best match our skills with the client's need. Our formal project management system is designed and used to ensure we meet our client's expectations and provide those deliverables as agreed with the client at the project outset.
In addition to the Project Director and Project Manager we operate a global network of technical Practice Leaders who ensure we deploy and deliver the very best technical expertise available from across the group and client teams in every location share new innovations and best practice to the benefit of our clients.
Health & Safety, Quality, Environmental and Community Management System
Sinclair Knight Merz takes its commitment to health & safety, quality, environmental and community management very seriously. SKM Enviros is certified to ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 at all our UK and Ireland office locations. We are taking an integrated approach to these systems which are central to our internal and client project management processes. Everyone in SKM Enviros receives general awareness training together with specific training on their particular roles and responsibilities.
Ownership and Leadership
SKM Enviros is part of the Sinclair Knight Merz group (SKM) which is a global engineering, sciences and project delivery firm with an annual turnover in excess of £500m. SKM was founded over 45 years ago and is an independent, employee owned, values driven firm, employing over 6,000 skilled professionals.
Sinclair Knight Merz has worked on many international, award winning projects which reflects the high quality of the management and design service they provide. The group offers the full range of engineering services and project management.
SKM Enviros is led by Peter MacKellar and further information on the management team can be found here.
In partnership with our colleagues across the Sinclair Knight Merz group we can combine local expertise and knowledge with global reach and experience. With access to over 1500 water and environmental specialists and a further 5000 consulting, design and project management professionals we can deliver services wherever our clients require. In addition, we are founding members of the CAT Alliance. With two other leading European consultancies- Cowi and Tauw - we can, through the CAT Alliance, access the expertise of a further 4000 people worldwide with operations in 50 countries. This alliance enhances our capability and experience to advise our clients globally.