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Up-dating and modernising the `Yellow/Blue/Red Manuals` for appraising coastal defence and flood alleviation works - FD1705

Summary Objectives:-
To review and update the existing Red and Yellow appraisal manuals taking into account recent user experience, improvements to databases, probabilistic design methods and evaluation techniques in order to improve methods of benefit-cost assessment of projects.

Key Customer Purpose:-
To provide project managers with improved methods and better databases to more accurately undertake benefit-cost assessment and hence improve on the effectiveness of investment decisions.
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : Abstract   (26k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2000

To: 2002

Cost: £239,800
Contractor / Funded Organisations
University - Middlesex
Coastal Defence              
Environmental Protection              
Flood and Coastal Defence              
Policy Development              
Fields of Study
Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management