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Delivering services across both the public and private sectors, we are passionate about the services we deliver and are committed to providing the highest level of quality to our clients.


Design & Consultancy...

YGC offers comprehensive consulting services in the areas of infrastructure & transport and has played a key role in the sector for over 20 years. We enjoy a close working relationship with the Welsh Government, Local Authorities, Public Utilities and Private companies across the whole of Wales.

Since 1996, YGC has been the trusted design and engineering consultant on a number of key infrastructure and transportation projects.

We offer a multidisciplinary approach to projects, drawing on specialist knowledge/expertise from other sectors to ensure the success of every project we undertake.  And, with resources to cover the whole range of all civil engineering disciplines, YGC provides its infrastructure and transport customers with every service they need for a successful project, whatever its size and complexity.

Services provided for the Infrastructure and Transport sector include:

  • Highway Design and Project Delivery
  • Bridge and Retaining Structures engineering and management
  • Transportation engineering
  • Water and Waste Water Engineering
  • Harbours and Marinas
  • Geotechnical engineering

Building Design & Property Surveying

Built with confidence...

YGC provides a range of services to meet the planning, design and project delivery needs for the built environment.

With access to a broad range of resources and experiences, our team of Architects, Structural Engineers, Mechanical and Electrical Engineers, and Building Surveyors, gives us the ability to accommodate project of all sizes and complexities.

Our teams have the drive and passion to deliver and share the journey with our clients, providing them with the level of service they have come to expect. We lead from project inititiation, providing clients with robust decision making management information which flows through the project's life cycle to handover.

Be it a complex programme of work or a one off project, the YGC methodology remains the same and our objectives are clear.

Services provided for the Property and Building sector include:

  • Architectural Design
  • Building Surveying and Inspections
  • Undertaking role of CDM Principal Designer and Designer
  • Project Management
  • Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
  • Drainage Solutions
  • Building Control


Rising to the challenge...

YGC has a dedicated team of engineers to deal with the ever-increasing threat of flooding due to predicted rise in sea levels and rainfall intensity associated with climate change.

One of the key responsibilities of the team is to undertake flood risk management.

Flood Risk Management can take many forms ranging from building flood defences to building resilience through raising public awareness.

Through good public engagement and collaboration with other risk management authorities, YGC aims to manage the risk of flooding in communities across the region. This includes carrying out the role of / operating as Lead Local Flood Authority on behalf of Gwynedd & Anglesey Councils.

Services provided for the Water & Coastal sector include:

  • Carrying out Flood Risk Assessments and offering Pre-Planning advice
  • Design Flood alleviation schemes with Flood Modelling ability
  • Coastal erosion risk management and hosting the Wales Coastal Monitoring Centre
  • Project Management and technical input to Maritime engineering schemes
  • Dredging and managing technical aspects associated with marina and harbour management
  • Engineering and project management of schemes relating to water-based leisure activities
  • Asset inspections
  • Developing and maintaining asset registers
  • Surveying
  • Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Strategy Formation


It's in our nature...

Environment and sustainability issues influences of all forms of devleopment. The protection, conservation and enhancement of the environment are of critical importance and are key characteristics of sustainable development and operation. Our environmental team has over 10 year's experience in the environmental planning of infrastructure projects and stand-alone environmental projects / assessments.

Our local knowledge and close collaboration between our environmental team, our clients, statutory environmental consultees, the design teams and contractors have led to innovative, robust and sustainable civil engineering solutions throughout North Wales.

We are experienced at efficiently coordinating multidisciplinary teams to address complex environmental issues using local knowledge and an approach to assessment that balance design, construction and operation with practical environmental mitigation.

Our team of professionals has desirable specialist capabilities and provide critical support to designers, developers, statutory environmental consultees and regulators.

Services provides for the Environment sector include:

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Strategic Environmental Assessment
  • Habitats Regulations Assessment
  • Ecology
  • Trees and Landscaping
  • Water Quality Monitoring