Sanderson Associates Highways, Traffic, Transportation and Water Consulting Engineers

Welcome to Sanderson Associates

Sanderson Associates (Consulting Engineers) Limited are a specialist firm of Highways, Traffic, Transportation and Water Consulting Engineers.

Sanderson Associates was founded in January 1987 at a small office located in Holmfirth. The business grew rapidly and expanded into premises at Scissett, Huddersfield and thereafter to larger premises at Waterloo, also in Huddersfield.

In April 2006 our Head Office relocated to bespoke new premises at Grange Moor, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. Situated in close proximity to the M1 and M62, there are over 25 specialised staff based at our office.

Over the past 29 years we have undertaken well over 9,400 schemes for Clients in both the Private and Public Sectors.

Sanderson Associates Mission Statement:

'To be market leader in the Highway, Traffic, Transportation and Water Engineering professions.'

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What our Clients' say:

Stage 3 Road Safety Audit

Mon 25 July 2016

The service provided was professional direct to the point and alternatives were provided on discussion of the reports requirements, a user friendly service in every way to a legacy job with very little background information. Thank you Steven Johnston – Keepmoat Regeneration Ltd

Flood Risk Assessment, Proposed Residential Development.

Fri 8 July 2016

Thank you for your assistance on the Flood Risk assessment in relation to our works being carried out at the house. I would like to add that I only called yesterday seeking advice on a flood risk assessment not knowing what it entails and you have acted extremely quickly. You listened and gave valuable, honest […]

Highways Advice, Proposed Residential Development, Micklepage Paddock

Wed 29 June 2016

I would just like to reiterate my thanks, together with those of my clients, for all the work that you did in assisting to obtain planning permission for the above project. Highways had always indicated that being able to provide adequate sight lines onto the main road would be a major factor in determining this […]

Advice on Site Drainage

Wed 22 June 2016

We consulted Sanderson Associates with regard to a surface water drainage design issue that we had recently. They were prompt in their response to us and were able to cut right through to the heart of the problem and provide advice that was direct and uncomplicated. The information provided satisfied the requirements of the local […]

Highway Advice – Testimonial

Mon 9 May 2016

Bob came to the island as an, ‘expert witness’, in a Planning Appeal, for a sizeable property build, essentially covering the Highway issues. After meeting Bob the day before the Appeal, it was abundantly clear this chap, ‘knew his stuff’. His consummate professionalism, experience and knowledge came though at the Hearing, contributing to the process […]

Transport Report in Opposition to Proposed Large Scale Housing

Tue 5 April 2016

We commissioned a Transport Report from Sanderson’s in opposition to a proposed large scale housing development near us. Ian Ladbrooke provided professional expertise in identifying the transport issues and the flaws in the developer’s transport assessment. His input proved invaluable and ultimately the application was refused on transport grounds. The report was delivered on time […]

Swept Path Analysis, Proposed Extension to Industrial Development

Mon 7 December 2015

As an independent property developer I was asked for a swept path analysis to aid my planning application. I googled and found Sanderson Associates, never had I heard of them before. I have to say from the start they were extremely professional and very prompt. I asked for many amendments on my analysis at the […]

Residential Development and Agricultural Access

Wed 16 September 2015

In my work as a planning consultant, I have come across a number of intransigent highway officers. Engaging Sandersons has allowed me to overcome these problems and secure planning consent for some difficult sites. They offer efficient and professional service which I can thoroughly recommend. Adrian Rose, Rose Consulting

Swept Path Analysis – Residential Development

Wed 5 August 2015

 Many thanks for the final swept path analysis drawings. Can I also say that its been a pleasure, and we will definitely use your services again on future projects. Richard On behalf of C E Gilbert & Son Developments Ltd

Swept Path Analysis

Mon 27 July 2015

We are a small civil engineering consultancy mainly involved in the design of housing developments. We often require swept-path analysis in order to satisfy local councils that their vehicles will be able to access the development. We send our site plans to Darren at Sanderson Associates who always provides a fast, efficient and consistent service. […]

Some of our Recent Appointments:

New Instruction – Flood Risk Assessment

Tue 26 July 2016

We are pleased to receive an instruction from our client today to carry out a Flood Risk Assessment for a proposed leisure development in Derbyshire.

New Instruction – Stage 1 and 2 Road Safety Audit

Mon 25 July 2016

Our engineers started work today on a new instruction we received from another new client, when they appointed us as their Highway Consultants, to prepare a Stage 1 and 2 Road Safety Audit for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Swept Path Analysis Drawings

Mon 25 July 2016

We were today appointed by our client to act as their Highway Engineer to provide Swept Path Analysis Drawings for a proposed retail development in Glasgow.

New Appointment – Stage 3 Road Safety Audit

Mon 25 July 2016

We appreciate our latest appointment from our client to carry out a Stage 3 Road Safety Audit for a proposed retail development in South Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Lighting Design Drawings

Fri 22 July 2016

Our Client appointed us today to act as their Highway Planning Consultant to provide Lighting Design Drawings for a proposed leisure development in County Durham.

New Appointment – Swept Path Analysis Drawings

Fri 22 July 2016

We appreciate being instructed by our client to act as their Transportation Consultant to provide Swept Path Analysis Drawings for a proposed retail development in West Midlands.

New Instruction – Transport Assessment and Travel Plan

Fri 22 July 2016

We are pleased another client has entrusted us with their scheme today to provide a Transport Assessment and Travel Plan for a proposed educational development in West Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Expert Witness

Wed 20 July 2016

Today, when we were instructed by our client to act as their Highways Engineer we received an appointment from them to prepare an Expert Witness report for a proposed leisure development in Kent.

New Instruction – Swept Path Analysis Drawings

Wed 20 July 2016

We are pleased to receive an appointment from our client today to provide Swept Path Analysis Drawings for a proposed retail development in West Midlands.

New Appointment – Highways Advice

Wed 20 July 2016

We were today instructed by our client to act as their Transportation Consultants to provide our Highways Advice for a residential development in Northamptonshire.