As the UK experiences torrential rain and storm-level events, contractors need to consider the long-term damage ‘invisible water’ can have on their flood-hit construction sites, say Aggreko.
This piece sees Ian Geeson, Technical Manager at Aggregate Industries, describes why green spaces are a vital element of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) and the role they play in helping Britain to avoid flooding.
Safeguard Europe has produced a simple yet definitive guide to protecting property: Designing for Flood Resilience and Resistance.
With Wales leading the march in its adoption of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS), Aggregate has emphasised the important opportunity this powerful approach could have.
Aggregate Industries has stated that the case for Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) adoption has never been greater.
Aggregate Industries will be at this year’s Flood Expo event at Birmingham’s NEC on 11 September.
The small town of Whaley Bridge in Derbyshire made headlines at the start of August, when part of the Toddbrook Reservoir dam structure was damaged; luckily, Saint-Gobain Weber was on hand to help.
Aggregate Industries has reminded flood planners of the need for early intervention, collaborative working and better use of materials for defence measures.
A plethora of products from Safeguard Europe has helped restore a community centre in the Cumbrian village of Botcherby, following damage caused by Storm Desmond.
This case study from Delta Membranes follows Edenside Barn, a real-life demonstration property in the Cumbria Flood Resilient Showcase.