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Sustainability Delivery Group

Harnessing the industry's expertise to deliver sustainability


Mott MacDonald is a world leader in providing environmental solutions to private and public sector Clients. With over 1100 skilled environmental staff around the world, we provide comprehensive quality services based on local knowledge and global expertise, to meet the needs and objectives of our clients in all areas of their business. 


We offer the full range of environmental support including environmental planning, EIA/ESIA, due diligence and transactional services, environmental management and monitoring, and also an extensive range of specialist services archaeology and heritage, air quality, biodiversity, climate change, contamination, GIS, landscape architecture, noise and vibration, social development, sustainability, waste management, water resources and planning.




Hear experts from Mott MacDonald share their expertise in our free Expert Talks


What is social value? How do you embed this throughout your business? And why is it important?

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What is social value? How do you embed this throughout your business? And why is it important?

Caron Dunlop, Technical Director of Social Value at Mott MacDonald, will seek to address these questions.

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Does Biodiversity Net Gain help to address climate change, or make it worse?

Mott MacDonald present change in carbon sequestration rates that result from BNG designs for infrastructure development to answer the fundamental question: did BNG increase carbon sequestration rates and, by doing so, help to address climate change, or did BNG decrease carbon sequestration and make climate change worse?

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How to effectively manage Natural Capital data

This Expert Talk will look at strategic services that require natural capital assessments regionally, nationally and internationally. 



Embedding social outcomes at every stage of infrastructure delivery: what? why? how?

Exploring what it means to pursue social outcomes as part of the delivery of infrastructure, why this pursuit is not only worthwhile but essential, and how projects can embed social outcomes at every stage of the infrastructure lifecycle.


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An Integrated Approach to Decarbonisation and Resilience

In this Sustainability Delivery Group Expert Talk, Mott MacDonald will explore decarbonisation and climate resilience, how they are typically approached on projects, and how to deliver an integrated approach (and the benefits of doing so), through early engagement, the use of nature-based solutions and more.


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Nature based solutions: Introduction to the Natural Flood Management Manual

The talk will outline the NFM delivery process the team has developed and concepts, methods and tools included to help users understand all aspects of developing an NFM project. 


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Environmental Outcomes – A change of focus?

Mott MacDonald will consider the positive impact a focus on environmental outcomes could have on project delivery and protection (or rather enhancement) of our environment.


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Catchment systems thinking - shifting mindsets to outcomes rather than outputs

This talk will help to unpick this nexus and present considerations for how we can develop solutions for a sustainable future.


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Outcome-focused use of technology in environmental and social assessment

Luke will explore how appropriate application of technology can lead to technical improvements and deliver more socially inclusive and environmental outcomes, as well as explore whether inappropriate use of digital tools can hinder effective decision making, drawing on experience across numerous projects in the UK.



Lucy Morton

Global Practice Leader

Mott MacDonald

Country: United Kingdom


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