Flood Risk

Discover Our Range of Expert Flood Risk Consulting Services

Over 14 years dedicated to helping you understand flood risk.

Whether it’s your home, business or a new development, our established team are dedicated to ensuring you’re fully informed, prepared and protected from flooding.

RAB are experienced in delivering solutions for both national and international projects, but thanks to our team’s passion and personalised approach, we’re able to maintain a ‘local’ feel.

Focusing on understanding the requirements of each individual client enables us to tailor our services and create the most effective solutions to your flooding problem. Whether that’s developing a bespoke flood model or equipping you with the information you need to challenge a flood map.

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Our Flood Risk Services

flood risk assessments

Our industry-leading software and in-depth knowledge of UK planning policy allow us to accurately assess and confidently advise on the risk of flooding to your site.

activity permits

Building on, over, or near a watercourse often requires consent from your local flood authority. Our experienced engineers help to produce all of the required documents to support your application and secure approval.

flood investigation

From our expert witness service for issues such as waterlogged gardens and minor drainage issues to full Section 19 reports following significant flooding incidents.

flood modelling

Flood models are an essential tool for developers and flood risk managers alike. Our team of experienced hydraulic modellers use industry-leading software such as TUFLOW and HEC-RAS to predict, assess and investigate flooding problems.

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Sequential and exception testing aims to steer new developments towards areas of lower flood risk. Planning to build in flood zones 2 or 3 typically requires at least one of these specialist tests.

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flood map challenge

Whether you’re proposing a new development or you own an existing property, we have the experience, software and track record to formally challenge the flood map on your behalf.

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If you can’t find the service that you’re looking for, we might still be able to help. Get in touch to discuss your requirements today.

Flood Risk Case Studies

Get in touch with the experts in assessing flood risk.

Our team of dedicated experts are available to help you whether you’re a homeowner, business owner, local authority or property developer. To request a quote or to discuss your requirements, get in touch using the form below or call 0330 2236475. We aim to respond to your flood risk enquiry within 24 hours.