About Us

Portmead was founded by Chris and Mary Mitchell in 2004 to provide waterway engineering and project management services. Our services include consultancy and project management on waterway issues, canal restoration and regeneration, and hotel refurbishments. Also general management services, for example, business planning, staff development and training and change management. Portmead is committed to providing a high quality service in an efficient way while demonstrating care for the environment.


We are experienced in dealing with the following:


  • Environment Agency
  • British Waterways
  • Local Authorities
  • Central Government Agencies
  • Marine Safety Office ( Ireland )
  • Waterways Ireland
  • Property Developers
  • Planning Consultants
  • Conservation Bodies
  • Engineering Consultants
  • Architects
  • Quantity Surveyors
  • Leisure Operators