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  • November 20th, 2017

    Lidl opens new store in Calcot, Reading Lidl’s new store at Calcot opened its doors on 26th October. SMA was pleased to assist Lidl during the planning and detail design stages, with the Transport Assessment and S278 highways works.

    October 20th, 2017

    Planning Consent in North Devon Outline Planning Permission was granted on 13th September 2017 by North Devon Council for 144 dwellings on land west of Parklands, South Moulton. This development forms part of the Strategic Western Extension of South Moulton. SMA were pleased to assist with the design of the proposed access onto the B3226 […]

  • July 27th, 2017

    Scott Collis and Chris Howard both take up apprenticeship roles with SMA, whilst SMA assist Client in gaining Planning Consent at Littleton Manor Farm, Waddesdon.

    July 3rd, 2017

    SMA has rank 35th and 39th respectively in the 'Roads' and 'Transport Planning' categories by the CIHT in their latest Transport Professional Journal.

  • March 27th, 2017

    SMA are proud to announce that we have been included in the New Civil Engineer's '100 Companies of the Year' for 2017!

    March 15th, 2017

    Stuart Atkinson has been appointed to the Berkshire Strategic Transport Forum (BSTF)

  • January 26th, 2017

    2016 was yet another exciting and successful year for SMA and many of its Clients. Some notable successes were: Planning consent granted for more than 400 homes within Tendring District (Essex) across 3 sites; Completion of detailed S.38 and S.278 design services on key sites in Wokingham, Fleet, Basingstoke and Winnersh, delivering much needed housing […]

    November 3rd, 2016

    Lidl has created 400 jobs at the new Regional Distribution Centre (RDC), based in Southampton. The RDC will service Lidl’s outlets in an area from Brighton to Poole, Dorset and up to Newbury, Berkshire. SMA were pleased to assist Lidl on the Transport Assessments and the Highways Construction Design for this important regional centre.

  • October 1st, 2016

    Expanding the SMA Board We are pleased to announce that Mark Smyth (MICE), Dave Wiseman (MRTPI) and Martin Ohrland (MCILT) have been appointed Directors and join the executive board with immediate effect. Mark, Dave and Martin have been promoted in recognition of their significant contributions to SMA’s business development and will strengthen the company’s management […]

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November 2017 Update

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Lidl opens new store in Calcot, Reading Lidl’s new store at Calcot opened its doors on 26th October. SMA was pleased to assist Lidl during the planning and detail design stages, with the Transport Assessment and S278 highways works.