Corporate brochure (1742 KB)
HR Wallingford provides world-leading analysis, advice and support in engineering and environmental hydraulics, and in the management of water and the water environment.
Edge Issue 04 (4468 KB)
Edge Issue 04 | HR Wallingford's magazine | In this issue the focus is on flood and coastal management.
Brochure - ARC-Boat (858 KB)
A remote controlled boat that is used to collect river and estuarine data including flow, depth and suspended sediment concentrations.
Brochure - Coastal harbours (401 KB)
Coastal harbours must be designed to withstand extreme storm conditions and minimise environmental impact. This needs to be achieved whilst providing safe and efficint mooring facilities within the economic constraints. HR Wallingford has developed an integrated suite of techniques which can be used in conjunction with the expertise and experience of our engineers and scientists to examine and optimise the design of coastal harbours.
Brochure - Coastal management (907 KB)
HR Wallingford has an international track record of achievement in applied coastal research and specialist consultancy. We use our detailed knowledge of coastal environments and processes to deliver sustainable strategies and solutions.
Brochure - Dams and reservoirs (1776 KB)
HR Wallingford has the specialist knowledge to help solve the most complex dams and reservoirs related challenges. With over 60 years experience in hydraulic engineering, we use the latest development from our cutting-edge research to deliver innovativ, sustainable and cost effective solutions.
HR Wallingford can help address the engineering and environmental challenges faced by clients in the deep sea minerals sector, building on our long track record in world class maritime engineering, navigation and hydraulic/ecological studies. We are committed to working with owners, developers, designers and contractors to develop reliable and effective technical solutions based on sound engineering practice.
Brochure - Dredging and reclamation (314 KB)
Dredging and reclamation are specialist fields of engineering. These activities are often a key part of development projects and can have a major impact on project cost and programme. It is therefore essential that works are designed, managed and completed to the highest standards by those with specialist knowledge in the field.
Brochure - Emergency management (721 KB)
During a flood emergency responders are faced with critical decisions. Having a robust and well-tested emergency management strategy on which to base these decisions can be a valuable asset to the emergency services. HR Wallingford is advancing and applying modern technologies to enhance flood emergency planning, aid decision-making and support allocation of resources during a flood.
Brochure - Engineering hydraulics (607 KB)
HR Wallingford has world leading expertise in engineering hydraulics. Our specialists in the fields of river engineering and drainage use a range of methods to assess and optimise hydraulic structures, from desk assessments and CFD studies through to large scale physical models.
HR Wallingford offers a full range of environmental solutions tailored to meet the individuals needs of our client. Our 'added value' approach integrates environmental assessment into our modelling, dredging, flood risk and engineering advisory services.
HR Wallingford has extensive experience of mapping and modelling floods and their consequences. Our clients include government agencies, insurance companies, research councils and developers. We apply a wide range of computational models and modelling systems to address a diverse range of flood risk issues.
To manage floods and flood risk effectively, we must better understand the physical processes that occur during a flood, the consequences of flooding on society and how we respond and react. This includes understanding effective preparedness, event planning, event management and evacuation. Concepts, methods and models for flood risk analysis are constantly evolving; by participating with and driving forward programmes of research at an international level, our clients receive world leading, cos
Brochure - Instrumentation and software (1792 KB)
Our instrumentation and software are used to gather and analyse results from wave generating systems. Our range of instrumentation and software is described in more detail in this brochure.
Brochure - LNG marine terminals (849 KB)
HR Wallingford has a world-wide reputation for technical excellence and expertise associated with all major aspects of the planning, design, optimisation and performance validation of LNG terminals. We provide expert services during concept development, FEED and EPC phases.
HR Wallingford has been involved in studies associated with managed realignment and habitat creation since the concepts were first developed in the UK.
Brochure - Marine aggregate dredging (380 KB)
HR Wallingford is an internationally recognised authority in the aggregate dredging sector. With a 30 year track record, we have the expertise and skills to offer a full range of services tailored to meet our clients’ needs. We have worked for and with aggregate producers, trade associations, environmental consultants, regulators and stakeholders to deliver sustainable strategies and solutions.
A collaboration between HR Wallingford and the Met Office, UK, provides coastal and marine forecasts. These combine world-leading global and regional wind and wave forecasts with bespoke local wave transformation and response models, to provide high spatial and temporal resolution, site specific forecasts and warnings.
HR Wallingford has extensive experience of mapping and modelling floods and their consequences. Our clients include government agencies, insurance companies, research councils and developpers. We apply a wide range of computational models and modelling systems to address a diverse range of flood risk issues.
HR Wallingford is internationally renowned for the provision of authoritative advice and support in relation to the design, implementation and interpretation of monitoring studies. We have been involved in measurement and monitoring of marine and fluvial environments for more than 60 years. We apply our world-class expertise and technology to offer a complete range of advice in relation to physical, chemical and biological monitoring for all dredging and construction projects.
Brochure - Navigation services (540 KB)
HR Wallingford is a world leader in assessing and simulating ship navigation and manoeuvring. Our world-class Ship Simulation Centres, comprising suites of real-time ship and tug bridge simulators, combine our extensive hydraulic modelling capabilities with our ship handling models and our experienced, expert team of maritime engineers, master marines, pilots, tug masters, naval architects and software modelling experts.
HR Wallingford is an internationally recognised authority in the measurement and prediction of plumes arising from dredging, disposal and reclamation. With a 30 year track record, we have the expertise and skills to offer a full range of services tailored to meet our clients’ needs.
HR Wallingford has advised on major commercial ports and terminal development.
Flood forecasting and early warning are crucial to enable efficient, targeted emergency responses, and the provision of public flood warnings. Together, HR Wallingford and Innovyze deliver complete flood forecasting and warning systems designed to be quick, accurate and reliable under extreme hydological and hydraulic conditions.
There are significant engineering and environmental challenges associated with the development and operation of a mine. With today’s increasing environmental awareness and oversight, owners and designers must address the industries and the public’s expectations of environmental protection, safety and risk management, while developing and operating a successful facility.
Brochure - Smart data delivery (1266 KB)
We have worked with some of our key Clients as end users in order to develop Smart Documents.
With nuclear power stations, developers and designers face challenges related to the industry’s exceptionally high standards of safety and risk management. HR Wallingford has been helping clients address these challenges for over 50 years, ever since the beginning of the nuclear power era.
Brochure - TELEMAC (1420 KB)
TELEMAC is a modelling system for free surface waters. It has used an unstructured mesh finite element model since it was conceived more than 20 years ago. Today there are more than 2000 TELEMAC installations worldwide.
Brochure - Wavemakers (710 KB)
All our wavemakers can generate random waves and come equipped with Dynamic Wave Absorption for a precise control of wave conditions. Our wavemakers are described in more detail in this brochure.
An infographic timeline showing the evolution of Ship Simulation technology at HR Wallingford over 30 years.
Report and Accounts 2013/14 (1085 KB)
Report and Accounts 2014/15 (1069 KB)
Report and Accounts 2015/16 (219 KB)
HR Wallingford Limited report and accounts for the Financial Year 2015/2016
Research summary - Benthic recovery (221 KB)
Dowload this infographic to find out more about the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and HR Wallingford's work in support of them.