Awcock Ward Partnership

Kensington Court

Woodwater Park

Pynes Hill

Exeter

Devon EX2 5TY


t. 01392 409007

Transport Assessment
Travel Planning
Flood Risk Assessment
Utilities Strategy
Engineering Input to Masterplans
ES & EIA Co-ordination
Scheme Engineering Layout
Levels Analysis and Earthworks Balancing
Highway Access Design
Sustainable Drainage Design (SuDS)
S38, S278, S104 Technical Approvals
  • "We like working with the AWP team as they are experienced, flexible, commercially astute, technically savvy, but above all they get the job done."

    Andrew Davis

    Director

    Yelverton Properties

  • "We have worked with the AWP team on many occasions for both highway and drainage matters. I cannot commend them highly enough for being practical, pragmatic, understanding clients' needs and just getting on with the job. Consultants who have common sense and are a pleasure to work with."

    James Gibbs

    Director - Development Land & New Homes

    Jackson-Stops & Staff

    www.jackson-stops.co.uk
  • "We enjoy working with the AWP team for a number of mutual clients. They are technically excellent and always seem to add value in resolving sometimes knotty problems quickly and pro-actively."

    Neal Jillings

    Director

    Jillings Hutton Planning

    www.jillings-hutton.co.uk
  • "AWP maybe a young company but they comprise a band of experienced Engineers who are easy to get hold of, react to given timescales and most importantly look at schemes with Developer eyes."

    Michael Newman

    Development Manager

    Cavanna Homes

  • "Technically very sound; pragmatic and creative approach to problem solving; swift response times; focused approach and effective interpersonal skills when debating issues with third parties."

    Paul Conway

    Managing Director

    Churchill Property, Group South West Ltd

  • "Ian, Rob and their team are always highly focussed on what we want out of a scheme and always prepared to make helpful suggestions that improve site layouts, solve problems and give commercial direction. Very timely in delivery for planning applications with great understanding of what approving authorities need to be able to grant consent for schemes small and large."

    Simon Cater

    Head of Development

    Southcott Homes

  • "Rob and his team have worked rapidly, intelligently and collaboratively to achieve a quick turn around and help to maintain a positive relationship with statutory consultees on a potentially tricky and sensitive renewables development. It is a pleasure working with AWP and we would heartily recommend them to anyone looking for infrastructure, transport, engineering planning services."

    James Lloyd

    CEO

    BioWatt Developements Ltd

    www.biowatt.uk.com

Welcome to AWP

AWP is a regional civil engineering consultancy providing specialist development planning and infrastructure services to the property industry. We aim to be a provider of high quality, good value professional services. Our proactive ethos is one of partnership working with our staff, clients and co-professionals in the delivery of our projects.

Our management team are all Chartered Civil Engineers and collectively have over 70 years’ experience in delivering a wide variety of development projects. Invigorated by the challenge of starting up the new business, we have the capability to assist any scale or type of development project including residential; commercial / industrial; retail (town centre and foodstore); leisure and mixed use development comprising elements of all types of land use.

Typically our advice comprises the following elements:

  • Engineering Input to Masterplans
  • Transport Assessment
  • Travel Planning
  • Flood Risk Assessment
  • Utilities Strategy
  • ES and EIA co-ordination
  • S38, S278, S104 Technical Approvals
  • Highway design
  • Scheme engineering layout
  • Levels analysis and earthworks balancing
  • Sustainable drainage design (SuDS)

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  • "I have worked with Rob and his team on many of our projects over the years and always appreciated the professional yet friendly service they provide. We are currently working with AWP on a number of new schemes and look forward to continuing our excellent working relationship."

    Steve Russell

    Managing Director

    Devonshire Homes

    www.devonshirehomes.co.uk
  • "AWP have a vast depth of experience but the enthusiasm of a young and growing business. For me their biggest attribute, outside of the expected high skill level, is their relationships with the statutory authorities and therefore the ability to get the job done quickly and efficiently."

    Terry Murch

    Director

    Stuart Properties

  • "Ian, Rob and their team are always highly focussed on what we want out of a scheme and always prepared to make helpful suggestions that improve site layouts, solve problems and give commercial direction. Very timely in delivery for planning applications with great understanding of what approving authorities need to be able to grant consent for schemes small and large."

    Simon Cater

    Head of Development

    Southcott Homes

  • "We are working with AWP on pre-planning work and detailed infrastructure design on a number of our projects. We like their technical expertise and proactive culture and also their ability to work as part of a team whilst giving their best advice."

    Philip Fry

    Managing Director

    C G Fry & Son

    www.cgfry.co.uk
  • "Comer Group has had a long established reliance upon the AWP team to provide the multi-disciplinary engineering and environmental input that is vital to our development strategy. AWP engage fully with our in-house engineering department and are able to draw upon a depth of engineering experience that we have found to be equal to every project within our portfolio."

    Robert Sheppard

    Portfolio Manager

    Comer Group

  • "We have worked with the AWP team on many occasions for both highway and drainage matters. I cannot commend them highly enough for being practical, pragmatic, understanding clients' needs and just getting on with the job. Consultants who have common sense and are a pleasure to work with."

    James Gibbs

    Director - Development Land & New Homes

    Jackson-Stops & Staff

    www.jackson-stops.co.uk
  • "We like working with the AWP team as they are experienced, flexible, commercially astute, technically savvy, but above all they get the job done."

    Andrew Davis

    Director

    Yelverton Properties

  • "We enjoy working with the AWP team for a number of mutual clients. They are technically excellent and always seem to add value in resolving sometimes knotty problems quickly and pro-actively."

    Neal Jillings

    Director

    Jillings Heynes Planning

    www.jillings-heynes.com
  • "AWP maybe a young company but they comprise a band of experienced Engineers who are easy to get hold of, react to given timescales and most importantly look at schemes with Developer eyes."

    Michael Newman

    Development Manager

    Cavanna Homes

  • "Ian, thank you once again for all of your hard work and professionalism on this project; we are very grateful."

    Richard Purkis

    Client

  • "I have worked with Rob on a number of complicated sites over the last 8 years where flooding and flood risk has been major constraints. With Rob’s hard work and ingenuity acceptable solutions have been found and agreed with the Environment Agency. I have no hesitation in recommending Rob and I look forward to working with him and his colleagues at AWP."

    James Stacey

    Director

    Tetlow King Planning

  • "Peter has been a key member of the consultant team that assisted Multi Developments in the delivery of the £360m Southgate scheme in Bath. At all times through the development Peter has provided the highest level of professional support in all matters relating to highway infrastructure."

    Martin Tresidder

    Senior Project Manager

    Multi Developments

  • "I have worked with Rob on international projects and have experienced first-hand how the clients warm to the way that Rob works. Rob takes personal ownership, and from the clients' viewpoint nothing can be more reassuring than that professional assistance is being provided and that the project is being looked after by a consultant who assumes full ownership."

    Ian Symon

    C.E.O

    Pt. Operational Services Ltd

  • "Technically very sound; pragmatic and creative approach to problem solving; swift response times; focused approach and effective interpersonal skills when debating issues with third parties."

    Paul Conway

    Managing Director

    Churchill Property, Group South West Ltd

  • "It is a pleasure to recommend Rob Ward, who worked with me over a period of several years on the design of Jaypee Sports City, a new city for one million people south of New Delhi. I am always grateful for Rob's passionate commitment to sustainable engineering, and his willingness to fight for his principles. I would gladly work together on our next project."

    Peter G Ellis

    Cannon Design

  • "Having worked with Chris for a number of years on a residential development of 1,900 homes, there have been a number of challenging issues which have arisen, however we have always received a professional and cost effective design solution. The work ethic is very client focused and when we have needed a prompt response, nothing is too much trouble"

    Andrew Johnson

    Project Manager

    WYG

  • "Rob and his team have provided us with a professional and unbiased approach to resolving development issues that require an in-depth knowledge in their field. We will continue to use their services."

    Chris Hall

    Managing Director

    Vauxhall Estates Ltd

  • "Alex is an extremely efficient consultant and never needs to be chased, and he has a rare gift which is frequently lacking in many Engineers . . .a problem solving mindset rather than a problem highlighting mind. Alex played a lead role in a recent successful Planning Public Inquiry, helping to resolve infrastructure concerns and most importantly, aiding a massive reduction in the Section 106 contributions that were being sought from the scheme."

    Michael Newman

    Development Manager

    Cavanna Homes

  • "What was great to me as a developer: he got on with and dealt with it consistently, I did not need to keep driving it; Ian got on and did it, whatever it took, he kept on going. Brilliant, thank you!!!"

    Jonathan Dunne

    Director

    Charles Higgins Partnership

  • "Rob – thank you very much for your assistance with the drainage aspects of this application and the discussions with the Environment Agency. Your input has been very helpful and it was a pleasure working with you."

    Genevieve Tuffnell

    Planner

    Alder King

    www.alderking.com