November 2020 RAB were asked to provide a Flood Risk Assessment and detailed surface water…
Bespoke Solutions or Conventional Piped Foul Sewerage
We specialise in delivering expert solutions for foul water drainage, catering to a wide range of projects and scenarios. Our dedicated team of experienced engineers boasts a wealth of knowledge, accumulated over years of assisting clients in the design and implementation of both conventional piped foul sewer networks and innovative bespoke solutions. We understand that every project is unique, and we tailor our approach to address the specific challenges and requirements you may encounter.
Our expertise extends beyond design; we are well-versed in the intricacies of sewer transfer processes, ensuring a seamless transition of responsibility to the relevant water company upon completion. Our commitment to excellence aligns with the latest industry standards and regulations, including the Sewerage Sector Guidance documentation approved by Ofwat under its Code for Adoption Agreements. These updated regulations, effective from 1 April 2020, introduce new rules governing surface water sewers for all water and sewerage companies in England.
The team at RAB is here to provide reliable, innovative, and future-ready foul water drainage solutions that meet your project’s specific needs.
Request a call back to discuss Foul Drainage Design or any other enquiry with the team at RAB.
HOW IT WORKS
The process begins with an initial consultation where RAB engages with the client to understand their specific requirements, project goals, and regulatory considerations.
Our team then conducts a thorough site assessment, considering factors such as site layout, existing drainage infrastructure, environmental considerations, and local regulations. This assessment helps us identify the most suitable foul water drainage solutions for the project.
RAB’s experienced engineers leverage their expertise to develop a customised foul water drainage design tailored to the client’s project. This design encompasses the layout of foul water drainage systems, pipe sizing, flow calculations, and incorporation of sustainable drainage solutions where applicable. Throughout the planning phase, we ensure strict compliance with relevant local and national regulations, including discharge consents and environmental impact assessments.
RAB provides the client with detailed design documentation that includes engineering drawings, specifications, and technical reports. These documents serve as a blueprint for construction, ensuring clarity and accuracy in foul water drainage implementation. We also assist the client in obtaining the necessary approvals and permits from regulatory authorities, such as discharge consents, ensuring that the foul water drainage design aligns with legal requirements.
WHY CHOOSE US
A passionate and dedicated team
All of the specialist knowledge required to deliver the best solutions for your project, in house.
National project coverage
Thanks to multiple office locations, we’re able to serve clients nationwide. We even deliver projects internationally.
A highly bespoke service offering
Your circumstances and requirements are unique, so we tailor our services to achieve better project outcomes.
Leading the industry
We’re a team of innovators, always keen to challenge existing methods to achieve the best possible results.
15 years of quality
RAB have built an established reputation for high quality work and outstanding customer service.
Foul water drainage refers to the system that manages and transports wastewater from domestic, commercial, or industrial sources to treatment facilities or disposal points. It includes sewage and wastewater generated from toilets, sinks, showers, and industrial processes. Foul water drainage is essential for preventing pollution, protecting public health, and ensuring the proper disposal of wastewater to meet environmental regulations.
Designing an effective foul water drainage system involves various considerations, including:
A well-designed system should address these factors to ensure efficiency, compliance, and long-term reliability.
To ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, it’s crucial to work with experienced engineers or consultants who are well-versed in local and national regulations governing foul water drainage. They can help you navigate the permitting process, secure necessary approvals such as discharge consents, and design a system that meets the specific standards and guidelines set by regulatory authorities. Regular communication with regulatory bodies and a thorough understanding of the latest industry regulations are key to compliance throughout the design process.
Foul Drainage Design often forms only part of the journey our clients take with us.
Learn more about the many services RAB offer to help increase resilience and reduce flood risk.
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.
“Yes we have got it through, thanks very much for getting that turned around in time!! Great job. Many thanks for all your help, I may be back in touch if we need a hand with conditions.”