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 9,300 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:

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. […]

Planning Appeal Rebuttal, Proposed Residential Property

Mon 13 July 2015

 We initially engaged Sanderson’s to carry out a traffic survey to support a planning application. They were recommended by our architect and their quote was very reasonable compared with other survey companies that we approached. Unfortunately, the initial survey was sabotaged when the monitoring tubes were pulled up by an unknown third party. Sanderson’s recommended […]

Flood Risk Assessment, Residential Development

Mon 15 June 2015

Sanderson Associates has provided us with a very professional service, and has always responded extremely quickly and efficiently to our client’s requirements. Laura Elias, Assistant Planner, CBRE Ltd

CPD Seminar Highway Development Control and Flood Risk

Tue 31 March 2015

I would like to thank the Team at Sandersons for providing CPD Seminars on Highway Development Control and Flood Risk to our Chartered Surveyors. The content of each meeting was both relevant and informative and gave useful, practical guidance on each topic. It is clear that Sandersons have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in […]

Some of our Recent Appointments:

New Instruction – Flood Risk Assessment

Fri 24 June 2016

We appreciate our latest instruction from our client to provide a Flood Risk Assessment for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Travel Plan

Fri 24 June 2016

Our Client appointed us today to act as their Highways Planning Consultant to carry out a Travel Plan for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Transport Assessment

Fri 24 June 2016

We appreciate being instructed by another new client to act as their Highway Engineers to prepare a Transport Assessment for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Highways Advice

Thu 23 June 2016

We are pleased our client has entrusted us with their scheme today to provide our Highways Advice for a proposed highways development in Derbyshire.

New Instruction – Swept Path Analysis Drawings

Thu 23 June 2016

Today, when we were instructed by another new client to act as their Highways Consultant, we received an appointment from them on a very interesting project to provide Swept Path Analysis Drawings for a proposed residential development in South Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Highways Advice

Thu 23 June 2016

Another new client appointed us today to act as their Transportation Consultants to provide our Highways Advice for a proposed highways development in Cheshire.

New Appointment – Travel Plan

Wed 22 June 2016

We are pleased another new client has entrusted us with their scheme today to carry out a Travel Plan for a proposed residential development in South Yorkshire.

New Instruction – Detailed Drainage Design Drawings

Wed 22 June 2016

We appreciate being instructed by another new client to act as their Drainage Design Consultant to prepare Detailed Drainage Design Drawings for a proposed warehousing development in South Yorkshire.

New Appointment – Swept Path Analysis Drawings

Wed 22 June 2016

Our client entrusted us with their project and appointed us today to act as their Highway Planning Consultants to prepare Swept Path Analysis Drawings for a proposed retail development in Tyne and Wear.

New Instruction – Expert Witness

Tue 21 June 2016

We are pleased to receive an instruction from our client today to prepare to be an Expert Witness for a proposed residential development in West Yorkshire.