Earth Environmental & Geotechnical Appoint Linden Richardson as New Principal GeoEnvironmental Consultant

New Principal GeoEnvironmental Consultant, Linden Richardson

Welcome to Linden Richardson our new Principal GeoEnvironmental Consultant Head Office

Linden (New Principal GeoEnvironmental Consultant) will be working with the Head Office team based in Stockport, Greater Manchester providing an extensive range of contaminated land, remediation, geology, mining and geotechnical services across the North of England and Wales.

Linden is currently engaged in the assessment of a number of telecommunication sites, a factory complex in North Wales and development works on housing and retail sites.

He has a great deal of experience of working on the investigation, assessment and remediation of brownfield sites, predominantly in the North West and is a welcome addition to the Head Office Team.

Linden obtained his BEng in Civil/Environmental Engineering at Cardiff University and an MSc in renewable Energy & Resource Management at the University of Glamorgan, writing dissertations on Ground Source Heat Pumps and the Severn Barrage.


Linden started his career as an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) consultant working on Wind Farms, Highway Schemes, Environmental Management Plans, Project Management and Ecological Surveys.

Over the course of his career he has managed ground investigations at more than 150 sites around the UK.

Linden’s experience includes:

He has worked on a wide variety of sites and ground conditions, and is experienced in logging soils, rocks, chalk and peat and a wide variety of drilling and site investigation techniques. He is also pretty handy with a shovel!!

Linden has worked on several high profile projects such as Chapel Wharf and The Slate Yard in Salford.

He has a pending application for Chartered Environmentalist status and is also a Fellow of the Geological Society and an Associate Member of the IEMA. He also holds CSCS and First Aid Qualifications. Adam and the Head Office team are looking forward to working with Linden on up and coming projects.