...focussing on people and places
...focussing on people and places
...delivering solutions appropriate to your needs
...senior members of the team are well-known industry experts
...our team is drawn from a range of disciplines, with a proven track record
...for specialist skills
Integrating transport planning and urban design adds significant value to projects through the creation of a genuine sense of place along with the reassurance that schemes will be deliverable and realistic.
Our designers have the expertise and technical knowledge to understand sites and their distinctive context in order to deliver high quality, viable developments which are design-led and compliant with urban design best practice and government guidance.
We have been involved the preparation of national-level design guidance, including Manual for Streets 1 and 2, Designing Streets for the Scottish Government and residential parking research for DCLG.
The team is involved in a wide range of strategic residential and commercial schemes for expanding towns and cities, throughout the UK and beyond.
Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham
Ongoing estate development to create state-of-the-art research and medical facilities and estate management of access, parking and travel behaviour.
Winter Gardens, Bournemouth
PJA was appointed by Inland Ltd to provide highway and urban design advice for a new development on the site of the former Winter Gardens, Bournemouth.
Bexleyheath Town Centre
PJA was appointed in 2009 by LB Bexley, working with Choudhury Lichfield & Associates and Feria Urbanism, to prepare preliminary designs for a number of public realm and street improvements around Bexleyheath Town Centre, London.
University of Worcester
Phil Jones Associates was appointed by the University to undertake a review of the existing Travel Plan and set out a strategy to further encourage a modal shift away from single-occupancy vehicle use.
Birmingham City Council Greenbelt Study
PJA has been commissioned by Birmingham City Council to provide a transport appraisal of a number of strategic development options within the Greenbelt, to the north of the City.
Southwark Cycling Demand Study
Identification of patterns for cycling demand trends within the Southwark Borough leading to the identification of a strategic cycling network.
Bishopton Lane, Stratford-upon-Avon
Phil Jones Associates was appointed in 2013 by Taylor Wimpey and Miller Homes to produce a residential led mixed use masterplan for a 25 ha (61.7 acre) site to the north-west of Stratford-Upon-Avon.
Station Road, Newport
PJA was appointed by St Modwen Developments and Telford and Wrekin Council to carry out all transport services in relation to their promotion of a large mixed use development at Newport, Shropshire.
Phil Jones Associates was appointed by St Modwen in 2012 to be their ongoing specialist transport advisor in support of this major development.
Manual for Streets 1 & 2
PJA was part of the core team that produced MfS, and Phil Jones was a lead author on MfS2.
Welsh Active Travel Guidance and Standards
Phil Jones has been appointed by the Welsh Assembly to chair the Working Group tasked with publishing a set of technical guidelines and standards for cycling.
Elms Park, Cheltenham
Phil Jones Associates was appointed by Bloor Homes and Persimmon Homes to provide transport consultancy advice in support of a major new garden neighbourhood for North West Cheltenham.
Recent News Articles
PJA unveils Shared Space proposals for Buntingford
Annabel Keegan, Principal Consultant at PJA, recently presented initial design concepts to the Town Council for a Shared Space scheme.
Building for Life
PJA is pleased to announce that Phil Jones and Annabel Keegan have both been appointed to the Building for Life 12 assessor panel.
PJA opens in Bristol
PJA is delighted to announce that we have opened a new regional office in Bristol. New recruit Jon Tricker will head up the office at Temple Quay to service our existing client base in the region, including St Modwen and various public sector clients, whilst also developing new business opportunities.
Planning consent for Meon Vale
Planning permission has been issued this week for St Modwen's proposed development of 550 dwellings and a Primary School at Meon Vale, near Stratford-upon-Avon.
Phil Jones debates people before profit
Phil Jones was part of a celebrated panel at this year’s Ecobuild, debating the topic 'People before Profit’ in front of a packed out audience.
Green Light for 800 houses in Coventry Green Belt
Plans for 800 homes on green belt land in Keresley have been approved by Coventry City Council. PJA has provided advice to Lioncourt Homes in relation to the site since 2012, including the preparation of written representations to the Core Strategy, Transport Assessment, Framework Travel Plan and a Mitigation Strategy to accompany an outline planning application.
PJA in meeting with Transport Minister, Patrick McLoughlin
Director Mark Nettleton was invited to meet the Rt Hon Patrick McLoughlin MP, Secretary of State for Transport. Mark accompanied St Modwen to talk about the ongoing regeneration of the Longbridge development, as the Minister and prospective Conservative candidate for Northfield, Rachel Maclean, visited the site.
PJA announced as a finalist in the 2015 NCE/ACE Consultants of the Year Awards
We are delighted that we have been shortlisted as a Finalist in the Specialist Consultant category of the 2015 NCE/ACE Consultants of the Year Awards.
Another appeal win for PJA on behalf of Richborough Estates
Richborough Estates have been successful in gaining planning consent on appeal for the development of 113 dwellings in Baldwin’s Gate, Newcastle-under-Lyme, with a partial award of costs.
PJA launches Graduate Development Programme
We have ambitious expansion plans and we see our Graduates as being a major part of our future success. Over the past months we have been busy developing a two-year Graduate Development Programme and we are now seeking applications from Graduates for a Summer/Autumn 2015 start in our Birmingham and Reading offices.
TfL International Cycling Infrastructure Best Practice Study
In 2013, Phil Jones of PJA and John Dales of Urban Movement led a team that undertook an International Cycling Infrastructure Best Practice Study (ICIBPS) on behalf of Transport for London.
Is shared space dangerous?
Phil Jones was interviewed on radio recently regarding the safety of shared space schemes, in response to comments from campaign groups for blind and visually impaired people.
Phil Jones Associates wins work on multi-million pound TfL Quietways contract
PJA has been confirmed as part of the high profile team led by walking and cycling charity Sustrans to deliver the first of Transport for London’s £120 million Quietways cycle network announced by the Mayor of London Boris Johnson this week.
Phil Jones crowned CEO of the Year!!!
Phil Jones, the founder and managing director of PJA, has been crowned European CEO of the Year in the Small Firm category by the Association for Consultancy and Engineering (ACE). The award recognises his success at growing PJA into one of the UK's leading independent transport planning specialists.
PJA helps to secure £8 million funding for infrastructure support
PJA has played a pivotal role for leading regeneration specialist St. Modwen in helping to secure £8 million in funding for an infrastructure package that will significantly affect the largest regeneration of the former MG Rover plant at Longbridge.
George Osborne talking about the Conservative plans for growth in the West Midlands - speaking from our own building! http://t.co/AVfCLjAjEP