Article - 16 Sep 2008
Storms, flash floods, hurricanes and even burst water mains can cause houses and buildings to be flooded. After the immediate flood danger has passed, cleaning up a flooded building poses numerous...
Article - 6 Mar 2007
Climate change is placing massive strain on traditional drainage, but the building industry is still wrestling with the implications of having to design and construct flood alleviation systems.
News - 30 Nov 2016
Jorge Cueto was running a successful consulting and construction company in Bogota, Colombia, and teaching civil engineering in a university five years ago, but he felt the need to do more. He wanted...
News - 1 Apr 2014
Directly following Hurricane Sandy in October 2012, Plaza Construction was asked to start working on the development of a flood prevention solution for 55 Water Street, one of New York City's...
News - 24 Jun 2008
Details of Government plans to assist individuals and businesses to better protect their property from the impacts of flooding have been outlined by the Environment Secretary today.
News - 15 May 2007
A £500,000 funding package to help make vulnerable homes more resilient to the threat of flooding was announced by Minister for Climate Change and the Environment Ian Pearson today.
News - 8 Dec 2006
New planning policy was published today by the Government to help provide clarity for regional and local planners and other stakeholders on preventing and managing flood risk in new developments....
News - 12 Feb 2014
Acclaim Lighting, a leader in innovative and advanced lighting technology, offers its Dyna Flood QA and Dyna Flood QW high-powered quad-color LED flood units, supplying precisely matched colors in...
News - 20 Mar 2010
Over the past 20 years, Minnesota engineering company Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®) has been helping local communities protect their residents and businesses from catastrophic flooding...
Article - 4 Jul 2003
One of the greatest environmental threats to buildings and possibly the hardest to combat is flood.