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Research into cost to water and sewerage companies of infrastructure upgrade against cost of retroffiting sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) - WT0936

Description
The project is to explain what SUDS/flood management is and why they should invest now not later.

It will also produce guidance for local authorities to manage local SUDS.
Objective
The objective of the project is to explain what SUDS/flood management is and why they should invest now not later.

It is also to produce guidance for local authorities to manage local SUDS.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : Retrofit SUDS Final Report V2   (3983k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2010

To: 2011

Cost: £38,914
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Halcrow Gilbert Associates Ltd
Keywords
Drainage              
Environmental monitoring              
Environmental Protection              
Water quality monitoring