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Key Personnel

Steve Rysdale - Managing Director Neil Bates- Director of Building Services IMG_8230

Steve Rysdale  MIET MIoD

Managing Director


EDP Environmental was formed by Stephen Rysdale with the stated objective of being a premier provider of Environmentally Conscious M & E Engineering Design Services


Stephen formed EDP Environmental to meet the needs of his Clients from all over the country to provide Mechanical and Electrical Design solutions.


Stephen employs a group of like minded individuals who strive to improve upon current best practice by providing innovative cost effective solutions to each project.


Having worked for others all his working life he decided that he could satisfy his Clients needs better by forming his own company. 

Neil Bates  BEng(Hons) AMIMechE

Director of Building Services


Neil Joined EDP Environmental as an experienced Building Services Engineer, he has gained knowledge across most sectors within the industry, including defence, retail, commercial, education, and most recently healthcare. As a senior member of the design team, He has been involved with, and leads many projects. His recent role was a Design Director for a design and build Main Contractor, leading design sub consultants to achieve scheme approval, details for construction and design development to overcome issues arising on site.


As a senior member of staff,  he has been involved with the company development in a variety of elements, from preparation of the “Company Standard” Specification of Works document, to strategic decisions, target sectors/clients, employment of key members of staff, and general office development.


He is a driven individual, able to work within a team as well as lead a design team to programme and on cost.

Electrical Engineers Mechanical Engineers Energy Consultants Admin Staff

“After over 35 years in the Building Services Industry, my prime objective when I formed EDP Environmental was to provide Sustainable Engineering Design Solutions to all of our Building Services projects.  


Today our dedicated team of Engineers have ensured EDP Environmental has a well deserved reputation as leading Low Carbon Consultants, providing environmentally conscious Mechanical and Electrical designs which are delivered from both the South West and South East offices."


Steve Rysdale MIET MIoD   - Managing Director