Kerry Foster joins CIRIA project steering group for Delivering successful integrated water management through the planning system

Richard Allitt Associates are pleased to announce they have joined the CIRIA project steering group for Delivering successful integrated water management through the planning system. Planning is integral to the effective management of water and this guidance will support the delivery of effective integrated water management (including SuDS) for new development and regeneration projects.  It will […]

Sustainable Drainage Systems – Where are we now?

SuDS are designed to replicate as closely as possible the natural drainage from a site before development. It is accepted that apart from reducing the potential impact of flooding SuDS also offer many more benefits including impact upon water quality, amenity value and biodiversity. Apart from new development sites there are many excellent examples where[…..]

The new SuDS Manual is out!

The UK’s most comprehensive SuDS guidance has been released to support uptake, manage floods and create better places and spaces.As the UK moves into winter, potentially a time of greater flood risk as seen during the 2013-2014 winter, CIRIA has launched the most comprehensive industry SuDS guidance available in the UK. This guidance focuses on[…..]