Red River Archaeology! A new chapter for Rubicon Heritage Services Ltd in the UK

Red River Archaeology Ltd launched as the new trading arm of Rubicon Heritage Services in the UK

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Rubicon Heritage Celebrate Two Major UK Milestones
Rubicon Heritage UK Crew

Rubicon Heritage Celebrate Two Major UK Milestones

We were delighted to mark two major milestones for our UK operations this September. The month saw us reach 150 successfully completed projects, and also marked the point where our team has expanded to more…

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Rubicon Heritage Adopt Skills Passport in UK & Ireland

As part of our continuing commitment to the Continued Professional Development of our teams across the UK and Ireland, Rubicon are pleased to announce that we are rolling out the Archaeological Skills…

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The MTSU Center for Historic Preservation & Rubicon– Exciting Times in 2016!
The MTSU Center for Historic Preservation Annual Report. The visit of Damian Shiels is covered on Page 4. (MTSU)

The MTSU Center for Historic Preservation & Rubicon– Exciting Times in 2016!

In 2014 Rubicon's Damian Shiels traveled to Tennessee to deliver a keynote lecture on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Franklin. While there he also met…

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‘Iacta Alea Est’: The Die is Cast on Our New Van Livery

We have always looked to have a bit of fun with our vehicle livery, particularly on our larger machines. Rubicon's Graphics Manager Jonathan Millar designed this example, which has just…

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The Scotland-Ireland Archaeological Seminar
Edinburgh Castle, the setting for the Seminar

The Scotland-Ireland Archaeological Seminar

Rubicon was delighted to take part in a fantastic seminar on collaboration between the archaeological sectors of Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland last week in Edinburgh. Hosted…

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Let There Be Light! (But Check for Archaeology First…)
A Solar Farm (Wikipedia)

Let There Be Light! (But Check for Archaeology First…)

We have just completed an evaluation of our first solar farm in Devon in collaboration with our associates AB Heritage Ltd. These developments are quickly becoming a significant contributor of…

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Archaeology & Construction in 2014: Early Warnings of A Potential Recovery?

The archaeological profession in both the UK and Ireland has been severely impacted in recent years by recession. This is unsurprising given how closely the fortunes of commercial archaeology are…

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Development Led Archaeology: a step-by-step guide

Your planning permission is agreed, your finance arranged, and your construction team ready to roll. But what’s this? A letter from the Local Planning Authority insisting that:

No development shall take place until the applicant, or their agents or successors in title, has secured the implementation of a programme of archaeology carried out in accordance with the Written Scheme of Investigation for an archaeological excavation, post excavation and publication exercise.” Continue reading “Development Led Archaeology: a step-by-step guide” »

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Rubicon’s Quality Assurance Recognition

Rubicon Heritage Services were recently confirmed as a Registered Organisation by the Institute for Archaeologists, the first Irish based company to be admitted to this quality assurance scheme. Following a…

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