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and announcements.

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Press enquiries should be directed to our media liaison, Susan Bouffler.

HR Wallingford receives funding for underwater acoustic research

Posted: 23-Jul-2012

Press release - Scientists at HR Wallingford have received research funding for a pilot project aimed at investigating the measurement of cohesive sediment properties using high frequency underwater acoustics.  Continue reading ›

HR Wallingford signs an alliance agreement with the Fremantle Maritime Simulation Centre

Posted: 20-Jul-2012

Press release - HR Wallingford has recently signed an alliance agreement with Fremantle Maritime Simulation Centre (FMSC). This gives HR Wallingford the capability to conduct navigation simulation work in Western Australia.  Continue reading ›

Award winning scour research

Posted: 28-May-2012

Following the award of the Sir William Halcrow prize in 2010 for the best paper published by the Institution of Civil Engineers on Maritime Engineering with the paper: Harris, J.M., Whitehouse, R.J.S. and Benson, T. (2010). The time evolution of scour around offshore structures. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Maritime Engineering, 163, March, Issue MA1, pp 3–17. Continue reading ›

HR Wallingford to host international knowledge sharing workshop

Posted: 18-May-2012

HR Wallingford is hosting a delegation of water management experts from Argentina and the UK on 21 May. The objective of the workshop is to share experiences and to discuss the challenges and solutions associated with the remediation of a major industrial river.  Continue reading ›

Reunited after 45 years

Posted: 18-Apr-2012

Two tidal drift monitoring cards have been returned to HR Wallingford 45 years after they were released. Earlier this year we received two cards that had been found within a day of each other, 60 km apart on the Jutland coast of Denmark.   Continue reading ›

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