RAA’s Technical Director and Business Development Manager attend Flood and Coast 2018

We were pleased to be able to attend the Flood and Coast 2018  exhibition and conference that took place last week at the Telford international Centre.  The event advanced the debate on flood and coast erosion risk, resilience and response between government bodies and local authorities with business, major infrastructure and asset managers, as well […]

Our review of the UDG Autumn Conference

Once again we were pleased to be sponsoring the Autumn conference in Blackpool this year and sent along 4 delegates to the event. One of our latest Hydraulic Modeller recruits, Hanna Kugachandran was attending her first conference in a professional capacity since graduating and had this to say: “I found the paper by Murray Dale[…..]

Katie Powell presents at Infoworks ICM/ICM Live UK User Group Meeting

Katie Powell, Graduate Hydraulic Modeller from Richard Allitt Associates presented an interesting Sustainable Drainage case ‘Modelling at a Micro Scale using Infoworks ICM to retrofit SuDS‘ at the Infoworks ICM/ICM Live UK User Group on Tuesday 20th June.  Katie highlighted the use of InfoWorks ICM to model both at the conventional macro scale and also at the[…..]

Are current research efforts enough to ensure a flood resilient future?

The BRIM workshop (held at Loughborough University on 16th September) focused on “Sustainable and Resilient Water Infrastructure: flood risk and resilience” and gathered researchers from industry and academia to discuss the main challenges for a resilient water infrastructure in the UK. Extreme weather events put water infrastructure at risk while population growth increases demand. In many cases the[…..]