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Sectors Airports

Thomson Habitats has worked at many airports and airfields including Gatwick, Birmingham, Cambridge and HMS Daedalus.

Airport works are a key part of our business, and our teams are experienced in providing the necessary ecological skills and innovation necessary to deliver the ecological aspects of airside and landside projects.

We are able to provide a ‘turnkey’ approach for the aviation sector, from initial ecology surveys through to soft landscaping and airside habitat management.

We pride ourselves on innovation and use the latest technology and machinery to allow us to efficiently deliver works for our client, to the highest safety standards.

In practice

We have worked with our client, VolkerFitzpatrick, to assist with the delivery of a 19ha online flood storage area to the Gatwick Stream tributary.

This scheme will allow for a 1 in 100 year level of protection and will help to prevent the flooding of Gatwick Airport and the A23. We were commissioned to undertake the soft landscaping, invasive species management and ecology elements of the works.

To facilitate these works we:

Thomson Habitats hydroseeding at Gatwick Airport