Types of Development

SMA’s considerable experience extends across a range of business sectors and development areas.

We focus on the needs of our Clients, ensure the brief is clearly understood from the outset and maintain good levels of communication with the Client and project team throughout, to ensure the Client’s objectives are met in line with time and budgetary constraints.

Whether proposing a small residential development within an existing settlement, a large business/retail park, or a large-scale mixed-use development with multiple land uses, we have the expertise to help deliver a high quality scheme that connects with the surrounding area.

  • Residential

    We work for many house builders, local authorities and housing associations to secure planning..
  • Commercial (B1, B2, B8)

    Helping to deliver planning consents for commercial sector Clients, ranging from small office buildings to large Regional Distribution Centres.
  • education


    We can help deliver key sites within the education sector.
  • wind turbine

    Renewable Energy

    Providing planning, transportation, civils and structural design services for various sustainable energy schemes.
  • Retail (Food & Non Food)

    Using our extensive experience to advise Clients on all types of retail and commercial developments
  • Sports, Recreation & Leisure

    Assisting clients on various leisure schemes ranging from technical reports to support planning applications..
  • healthcare


    Assisting Clients on various schemes, including Care Homes, Extra-Care facilities and Doctors surgeries.

How our expertise
can help you

At SMA, we have extensive experience in providing transportation, environmental, infrastructure and civils design services to a range of Clients.

Our experienced and qualified staff bring commercial awareness and a proactive approach to all commissions, which range from small scale sites to large urban extensions, strategic development and multi-million pound projects.

Whether you require an initial high-level appraisal, completion of technical reports to accompany a Planning Application or detailed design post consent, SMA have the capabilities to do it all.

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