FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT & DRAINAGE CONSULTANCY
ABOUT R G PARKINS & PARTNERS LTD R G Parkins & Partners Ltd are a leading civil and structural engineering consultancy in the North West of England. Since 1973, we have worked closely with architects, developers and contractors on a wide range of projects in many sectors: retail; business parks; leisure; education; industrial, housing, and historic/listed buildings. With our team of engineers, technicians and support staff, we have gained a reputation for providing a flexible, efficient and friendly service. Our engineers are members of ICE, IStructE and CIWEM. Expansion within the firm has enabled us to offer a broader scope of services, particularly within the hydrological sector.
SERVICES OFFERED - Flood risk assessments, consent applications - Drainage assessments and design - Flood forecasting and warning studies - Hydrology and hydraulic studies - Water resources and hydroelectric design
Civil and structural engineering We are able to work with our clients from the feasibility stage through to detailed design, as well as providing on site supervision. We work with a wide variety of clients, from individual house owners to developers, local authorities and government agencies.
Flood risk assessments and consent applications Flood risk assessments to support development proposals Applications for consents for works affecting watercourses or designated flood structures
Drainage assessments and design Drainage analysis and drainage impact assessments Negotiations with sewerage undertakers for sewer adoption Design of Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS) Code for Sustainable Homes
Flood forecasting and warning studies
Post-event flood surveys and flood risk mapping Development of flood warning strategies
Hydrology and hydraulic studies
Hydrometry and hydrological assessment Rainfall-runoff modelling River modelling and flood inundation modelling Broad-scale modelling of river basin hydrological processes Data capture and digitising Climate change scenario modelling
Water resources and hydroelectric design
Our division, Inter Hydro Technology, utilises water as a power resource, carrying out the feasibility, design and installation of hydroelectric schemes. See www.interhydrotechnology.com.
Are you an architect, developer, housing association or planning consultant? Negotiations with government agencies such as the Environment Agency, SEPA and Local Authorities are vital in securing planning permission and appropriate consents for new development. R G Parkins & Partners Ltd has the appropriate specialist and experienced staff, skills and facilities to undertake flood risk assessments and drainage design and to help secure planning permission or consent on behalf of our clients. Detailed drainage schemes for surface and foul water transport and disposal can be designed and detailed by the Company, with production of full working drawings and specifications to adoptable standards.
Recent projects are numerous and varied, but have included: - adopted drainage schemes (including SUDS) - balancing reservoirs - major drainage infrastructure - flood prevention work - weirs and fish passes - balancing lagoons, - storage/attenuation tanks
CONTACT DETAILS For advice please feel free to contact: R G Parkins & Partners Ltd Meadowside Shap Road Kendal Cumbria LA9 6NY Tel: +44(0)1539 729393 Fax: +44(0)1539 740609 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org www.rgparkins.com
Take a look at this leaflet to find out what a flood risk assessment involves and how R G Parkins can help.