UK Commercial Archaeology will not see an infrastructure jobs boom

There will not be the predicted 25-64% increase in commercial archaeology jobs because of large infrastructure projects and a weakening private construction sector could result in job losses or slow job growth over the next few years. These are the results of new research conducted by Landward Research Ltd. Now available for free in this […]

Supporting CIfA 2017, Newcastle

Landward Research Ltd is proud to be supporting the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists‘ 2017 annual conference Archaeology: a global profession at Newcastle University from 19-21 April 2017.   We will be video recording and live streaming sessions. For more information on our video services please contact

SAA in Vancouver

Kenneth Aitchison’s paper “Discovering the Archaeologists of the Americas – Pilot Project”, presented at SAA 2017 on 30th March 2017. Discovering the Archaeologists of the Americas – Pilot Project  


Landward Research Ltd has established a wholly owned subsidiary in the Republic of Ireland. Tírbarda Teoranta has been incorporated in order to ensure that Landward Research Ltd will continue to have a business presence within the European Union following the UK’s announced departure. The company was incorporated on 22nd March 2017. Tírbarda is a portmanteau word […]

Landward Research Ltd in Japan

Ben Lewis, Landward Research Ltd’s Cultural Heritage Projects Researcher, is now based in Tokyo. Ben continues to contribute to ongoing projects, and can be contacted to discuss new initiatives at

Landward Research Ltd is a carbon neutral company

Landward Research Ltd are working with Carbon Footprint to measure, reduce and offset the company’s carbon emissions. We have now offset all of our emissions since the company’s formation in October 2010 by funding Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects that have generated Certified Emission Reductions (CERs). CDM was defined by the Kyoto Protocol to promote clean […]

ANHER presentation at HERMA conference

Kenneth Aitchison’s presentation on the ANHER project – Innovative format of education and training of the integrated archaeological and natural heritage – at the 3rd Initiative for Heritage Conserveration Heritage Management Conference was one of ten presentations to the conference to be videoed by the Bodossaki Foundation filmed and published on Blod.   This is now available for download: […]

Survey of Historic Environment Specialists – we need your help

Survey of Historic Environment Specialists: We need your help   The next few years are forecast to be a time of considerable change affecting our historic environment. Large-scale infrastructure projects like HS2, major road schemes, and a mammoth programme of housebuilding are forecast to very significantly increase the demand for a skilled historic environment workforce, at a […]