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HR Wallingford researchers win "Outstanding Paper Award"

Posted: 29-May-2013

HR Wallingford researchers Anthony Hurford and Darren Lumbroso have won the ‘Outstanding Paper Award’ from the Journal of Flood Risk Management.  Continue reading ›

iWIDGET… helping kick start water efficiencies

Posted: 11-Mar-2013

Press release - iWIDGET is a €5 million European Commission project aimed at improved water efficiencies through the use of novel information communication technologies (ICT) for integrated supply-demand side management. iWIDGET stands for “Improved Water efficiency through ICT technologies for integrated supply-Demand side manaGEmenT”. Continue reading ›

HR Wallingford’s flood alleviation scheme in Chipping Campden prevents flooding

Posted: 29-Jan-2013

Press release - HR Wallingford’s flood alleviation scheme has prevented potentially serious flooding of buildings at the Chipping Campden site of Campden BRI www.campdenbri.co.uk . Campden BRI is a food and drink research association. The design of the flood alleviation scheme was both innovative and environmentally friendly, combining 2D modelling with best practice as developed by the Environment Agency.  Continue reading ›

Remote control boat speeds reservoir surveys

Posted: 13-Dec-2012

Press release - ARC-Boat for reservoirsAs the regulatory requirement to assess reservoirs and lakes expands to include smaller bodies of water, HR Wallingford, in collaboration with the Environment Agency, has developed the ARC-Boat, a remote control boat which is able to collect hydrometric data quickly, simply, safely and accurately.  Continue reading ›

HR Wallingford welcomes dams and reservoirs expert

Posted: 28-Sep-2012

Press release - HR Wallingford is delighted to welcome Jonathan Hinks to the role of technical director to work across our portfolio of dam and reservoir projects.  Continue reading ›

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