MVGLA has extensive experience with landscape and visual impact assessment of a wide range of development projects.
MVGLA also carries out landscape character assessments at regional or local scale.

Projects

Projects marked with a * were undertaken by Marc and or Beatrice while at LUC.

Airigh Windfarm

Design advice and LVIA for renewable energy development

Glenmuckloch

Modeling the future restoration for the open cast site

Polquhanity to Tongland Transmission line

Strategic Routeing advice of overhead transmission line infrastructure working in conjunction with LUC.  Client advisor role.

Windfarm Database

MVLGA have collated a database of windfarms, using a unique tool to select and filter sites for each project.

Wind Turbines and Landscape


Marc and Beatrice authored a chapter in the book “Wind Energy Engineering, A Handbook for Onshore and Offshore Windfarms”

Cairngorm Funicular Railway*

and Visual Impact Assessment of Funicular Railway and coordination of EIA.

Clyde Windfarm*

Design and LVIA, including providing evidence at Public Inquiry of Scotlands’ largest single consented Wind Farm.

Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership

A local landscape character study

South West Scotland Grid Connection Project*

Routing and assessment of strategic electricity grid infrastructure and wind farm grid connections.

Overhead Transmission Line Infrastructure

MVGLA also specialises in routeing of Overhead Transmission Line Infrastructure also informed by evaluation of existing and recent projects.

Garnock Connections

A local landscape study for the Landscape Partnership