SuDS Seminar a Great Success!

On the 31st May 2017 a group of Architects, Planners, House Builders and Developers attended Inspire Design and Development’s first SuDS seminar. Held at Markham Vale’s Environment Centre, the SuDS seminar focused on sustainable drainage and how we as developers, consultants and lead local flood authorities can create the landscape required for Sustainable Urban Drainage…

SUDs Delivers Commercial Benefit for National House Builder

SuDS Delivers Commercial Benefit for National House Builder

We were tasked with managing rainwater run-off from private dwellings and conveying it to natural watercourse using SuDS techniques. The design provides controlled flows and water quality enhancement. The proposed solution required the local highways authority (Peterborough City Council) to accept a water discharge into the proposed highway sub base. To achieve this we had to prove that flood risk and management challenges had been addressed.