Project Management / Consultancy

ThompsonRPM can provide project management for any Water / Wastewater Capital Investment or Construction project, ranging from minor works to multi-disciplinary projects. We can also provide Investment Sub-Programme Co-ordination services.

Our specialist knowledge enables us to complement our clients’ own skills and resources. Our understanding of the water industry allows us to work with our clients’ systems and procedures where required to achieve a cost-effective and mutually beneficial working relationship.

Our in-depth water industry knowledge, means we are able to provide clients with total project support, from conception to implementation, including:

  • Initial Appraisal
  • “Optioneering”
  • Feasibility
  • Funding Application Support
  • Design
  • Stage Completion Reviews
  • Commissioning
  • Training and Technology Transfer
  • Post Project Appraisal

Our advice and design solutions are supported by our extensive understanding of the complexities of water and wastewater engineering.

ThompsonRPM also have extensive experience in the project management of research and development projects, including liaison with academic bodies where appropriate.




ThompsonRPM also provide Expert Opinion Services in conjunction with Dispute Resolution. We have experience in providing reports to Court and / or Mediation covering issues such as “Fit for Purpose” and “Specification Compliance” together with Design Reviews and Equipment Performance, the latter of which can include verification work on site.

Site Services

ThompsonRPM can offer a full range of Site Management services, ranging from Site Surveys to Site Supervision of construction projects and full Commissioning of mechanical and electrical equipment.

Working with our clients we have also developed structured site inspection protocols including:

  • Post Project Appraisal
  • Assessment of Equipment Performance
  • Equipment Condition Monitoring
  • Asset Condition Reviews
  • Operational / Maintenance Assessments

Site Equipment Evaluation

ThompsonRPM are also recognised as the UK independent testing authority with regards to WwTW Inlet Screens using the National Screen Evaluation Facility, Chester-le-Street STW, and also CSO Screens using the former National CSO Test Facility, Wigan WwTW.

ThompsonRPM also manage an ongoing programme of evaluation of Screenings Treatment Equipment at the new National STE Test Facility at Netheridge STW, Gloucester, and have extensive experience of operation of other test facilities (eg the Warrington Test Facility, United Utilities) and also site specific, in-situ equipment testing.