Stephenson Halliday Ltd was commissioned by West Cumbria Mining Ltd to submit notifications of intention to develop for four exploratory boreholes in West Cumbria. These boreholes are the first stage of a programme to determine the quality and extent of the coal bed which extends throughout the St Bees area of West Cumbria and offshore. […]

Stephenson Halliday Ltd was initially commissioned by SRG to design a restoration scheme for the Spireslack complex including the infilling of the remnant Grasshill and Spireslack voids. The restoration design recreated a rolling moorland landscape, dissected by steep sided burns, together with a loch and run-of-river hydro-electric scheme. Following this work we coordinated the Environmental […]

Stephenson Halliday co-ordinated the planning application for the proposed surface mine reclamation development incorporating the following stages: Preparation of a Scoping Opinion Request Report; Assistance with the development of the proposed working scheme and final restoration proposals; Co-ordination of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA’s); Preparation of a landscape and visual impact assessment; Preparation and submission […]