Catalogue of Environmental Research Expertise in Ireland

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This is an Organisational Profile

Organisation Contact Details

Contact First Name: Olivier

Contact Surname: Gaillot

Contact Address:

RPS Westpier Business Campus Dun Laoghaire

Telephone Contact Number: 00353 (0) 1 4882900

Fax Contact Number: 00353 (0) 1 2835676

Email Address:

Organisation Details

Organisation Type: Industry

Higher Education Organisation Name: Other Institute

Other Organisation Name(s) if appropriate: RPS Group

Research Organisation or Company/Corporate Website:

Organisation or Individual Expertise:
RPS is a planning, design, engineering, environmental, project management and communications services consultancy. Our range of services includes: „„Sustainability, „„Planning & Urban Design, „„Transport, „„Water Resources & Water Services, „„Energy, „„Waste Management, „„Environment, „„Buildings & Structures, „„Marine / Coastal, „„Health & Safety, „„Project Communications, „„Project Management.

Organisation or Individual Expertise Keywords:

National Research Funding

EPA Research Programme

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas:

 EPA Water Research Pillar
 Sustainable Environment Research
 Climate Change Research
 Green Enterprise Research

Involvement in Relevant National Expert Groups

National Waste Forum, National Waste Prevention Committee

EU Research Partnerships

This researcher or research organisation has expressed interest in the following areas of EU Research Partnerships:

Relevant information in relation to Participation relevant experts groups

No information specified

Details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation were involved in.

No information specified

Horizon 2020

Horizon 2020 website

Challenge 5 (Climate Action, Resource Efficiency & Raw Materials)

This researcher or research organisation has outlined their interests in Challenge 5 as follows:

Sustainable supply of non-energy and non-agricultural raw materials

 Improve the knowledge base on the availability of raw materials

 Promote the sustainable supply and use of raw materials, including mineral resources, from land and sea, covering exploration, extraction, processing, re-use, recycling and recovery

 Find alternatives for critical raw materials

 Improve societal awareness and skills on raw materials

Transition towards a green economy through eco-innovation

 Support innovative policies and societal changes

 Foster resource efficiency through digital systems

 Strengthen eco-innovative technologies, processes, services and products including exploring ways to reduce the quantities of raw materials in production and consumption, and overcoming barriers in this context and boost their market uptake

Global environmental observation and information systems

Interest indicated in this area

Focus Areas

 Smart cities and communities

→ Competitive low-carbon energy

 Energy Efficiency

 Mobility for growth

 Waste: a resource to recycle, reuse and recover raw materials

Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas

This researcher/organisation has interest(s) in Societal Challenges 5 Priority Areas as outlined as follows

None specified.

Expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting Areas

This researcher has indicated interest(s) and expertise in Societal Challenges 5 Cross-cutting areas as follows:

No cross-cutting areas specified

Details of Participation in European Innovation Partnerships and European Technology Platforms:

The details of any ETPs or EIP this researcher/organisation have participated in or are currently participating in is outlined as follows.

No participation information provided.

Relevant EU Research Experience

Information in relation to Participation in relevant experts groups

CIWM, Engineers IrelandNational Waste Forum, Community Reuse Network Ireland, National Waste Prevention Committee,

Involvement in EU-funded research projects: Please outline details of any previous or current EU-funded projects the individual or organisation was involved in.

ECOHEAT4EU - Intelligent Energy Europe

LIFE and COST Actions

Go to the LIFE website
Go to the COST website

Interest in LIFE subprogrammes:

COST Actions/LIFE programmes the researcher is currently or has participated in:

Contact the EPA:

PO Box 3000
Johnstown Castle Estate
053-916 0600
Other EPA locations