Commercial Services

Cornwall Archaeological Unit offers a competitive professional service throughout Cornwall, the Isles of Scilly and further afield. Take advantage of our experience and range of services to mitigate your archaeological planning conditions quickly and efficiently. Our range of in-house archaeological services includes:

  • Design of investigations (WSI)
  • Desk-based assessment
  • Monitoring during topsoil stripping (strip and record or watching briefs)
  • Evaluation/trial trenching
  • Full-scale excavation
  • Landscape assessment, Conservation Management Plans, Heritage Impact assessments
  • Historic building consultancy and recording
  • Landscape survey, measured and topographical survey
  • Maritime and coastal assessments
  • LiDAR and Aerial photograph interpretation and mapping
  • Post excavation processing and reporting of results
  • Publication
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As a Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) Registered Organisation, the quality of our work and our business practice is assured. The organisation employs a core staff of 20 and recruits additional temporary staff as required. All staff are appropriately trained and qualified and our projects are carried out in compliance with professional and industry guidelines. We have rigorous in-house Health and Safety procedures and each site is the subject of a robust Risk Assessment.

For further details and a no-obligation quotation: enquiries@cau.org.uk