The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) has commissioned us to conduct a study of external trends that might present risks or opportunities for LSE. The ‘PESTLE’ study […]

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We worked with Milton Keynes Council (MKC) to prepare an evidence paper exploring new policy mechanisms to deliver their ambitious target to become a zero-carbon city by 2050. The paper […]

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Milton Keynes Low Carbon Policy

Research and engagement

We worked with The RSA Great Recovery and Zero Waste Scotland to explore opportunities and incubate new partnerships for a circular economy in Scotland. Our role was been to identify and […]

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Scottish Circular Economy

Feasibility studies

Old Oak and Park Royal Opportunity Area (OOPR) will undergo major regeneration. It will provide new residential, retail, work and leisure space around the most important new public transport interchange in London. […]

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The Restorative Neighbourhood

Thought Leadership

Useful Projects worked with sister company Useful Studio to prepare a report on density as part of the Milton Keynes Futures 2050 Commission. […]

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Milton Keynes Density Study

Strategic Study

We are pleased to announce that Useful Simple Projects is now part of a pan-European initiative called the Knowledge Alliance for Advanced Urbanism (KAAU). The organisations involved in the consortium […]

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KAAU

Strategic Advice

We worked with The RSA Great Recovery and Zero Waste Scotland to explore opportunities and incubate new partnerships for a circular economy in Scotland. We recently completed a study into the oil […]

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Oil and Gas Rig Decommissioning

Feasibility studies

Retail property developer Hammerson are delivering positive social, environmental and economic impacts through sustainable retail destinations […]

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Hammerson Social Value of Place

Social Impact Consultancy

Working with Grosvenor Estates, we have been developing a more comprehensive assessment of city resilience […]

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Resilient Cities

Resilient cities appraisal methodology
We co-authored 15 papers to capture lessons learnt from the Olympic Park

We worked with the Olympic Delivery Authority to capture the challenges, achievements and lessons learnt from the sustainable design and construction of the Olympic Park […]

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We are involved in a feasibility study for the reprocessing of neodynium as the market grows in computing, automotive and renewable industries […]

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Reprocessing Neodymium

Feasibility study

Kell Jones is carrying out research into increasing the use of unconventional materials in the built environment […]

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