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    We are so delighted that one of the best projects we’ve ever had the pleasure to work on has won the UK River Prize for reach scale project!  Congratulations to all involved – The RRC, The Spey Fishery Board, The Cairngorm National Park Authority, Scotland The Big Picture, SNH and SEPA.  Well done everyone! You watch the winning video here:

cbec uk were responsible for the investigation and design of the Allt Lorgy and it’s now a finalist for the Uk River Prize! We applied a full ‘process restoration’ strategy with the aim of reinstating dynamic geomorphic and ecological processes. We have continued to monitor the development of the site. Good to be involved in another finalist! Congratulations to all involved – Spey Fishery Board, … Continue reading Uk River Prize Finalists 2020! »

Our Managing Director, Dr.Hamish Moir presented (online) at the EPA Ireland National Water Event on the 18th June. There were over 1400 virtual attendees! For more information please go to

Here’s our corona virus statement. Please be safe everyone.

Great news! cbec uk are now officially a Living Wage UK employer! We believe that a hard day’s work deserves a fair day’s pay and that’s why we have joined up.   For more info please visit #livingwageuk #fairwage #cbecuk  

cbec are delighted to announce that our partner Salix have become part of the RSK Group Some very exciting opportunities for the future for all concerned! “When I founded Salix 16 years ago, my core philosophy and ethos was to create an environmental business with strong sustainability principles that would lead the market in innovation for managing our rivers and wetlands. Our method is to combine ‘softer” solutions and … Continue reading Our partner Salix now part of the RSK Group! »

cbec eco-engineering UK Ltd continue to be approved affiliate members of The Survey Association (TSA). Through membership of TSA, cbec will continue to develop our surveying services, offering our clients the latest techniques and best practices. Please look at the TSA Website For more information on how we could help your project, check out

We would like to welcome our newest staff member Peter Downs PhD, CGeog (Geomorph), SFHEA Peter is now our Principal Fluvial Geomorphologist. Peter has over 30 years’ experience in the fields of fluvial geomorphology, sustainable river management and restoration, and science and policy in river basin management.  His career has combined university lecturing (Nottingham and Plymouth) with a decade in consulting where he has directed, managed … Continue reading New Staff Member! »

The Practical River Works Workshop was a fantastic event and we’d like to thank everyone involved.   The event, which was sold out, was held at Scottish Natural Heritage Headquarters in Inverness.  Please have a look at the programme for details.