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Flood Risk Assessment - Flood Resistant Design

Finished Floor Levels

ground_floor_parking_floodYou can put less sensitive uses (parking or retail) on the ground floor of your development in order to reduce risk to users from flooding. Similar to the safe refuge principal.Please feel free to contact the office for an informal discussion regarding your requirements.

 

Footings

flood_resilient_foundationsTraditional Footing (left) allow the ingress of water through permeable concrete blocks and then through the cavity, from below ground level.

Flood design starts from BELOW the ground up.