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Legislation updates and Flood Detention Reservoirs - session 2, webinar

  • Webinar
  • Online
  • 14 September 2020
  • 12:00 - 13:15
Legislation updates and Flood Detention Reservoirs - session 2, webinar

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#BDSMonday

Due to the unfortunate cancellation of the 2020 conference, the BDS has decided to host a number of lunchtime webinars throughout September 2020 to showcase some of the papers we received in preparation for the conference.

There will be a session held every Monday starting on the 7th of September in the run up to our AGM meeting and virtual Binnie Lecture by John Gosden on the 5th October 2020.

Legislation Updates and Flood Detention Reservoirs

Within this session there are legislation updates followed by 3 papers that discuss the design, reliability and remediation of Flood Detention Reservoir’s.

  • Reliability of flood detention reservoirs in providing the intended standard of flood Protection
  • Practical experience of installing slurry walls
  • Design details for flood detention reservoirs

Find out more about each topic/paper

Programme

Time Presenter
(paper reference)
Title
12.00   Alan Warren  Welcome and introduction
12.05 Matt O’Brien NRW 
12.15 Hazel Durant (DEFRA) and Tony Deakin (EA) EA and DEFRA
12.25 John Nicholson SEPA
12.35 Stephanie Mergen Reliability of flood detention reservoirs in providing the intended standard of flood protection
12.45  David Scopes  Practical experience of installing slurry walls
12.55   Alan Brown   Design details for flood detention reservoirs
13.00   Alan Warren  Q&A Live session and Close

Speakers

Alan Warren

Welcome and introduction
 

Matt O’Brien

NRW
 

Hazel Durant and Tony Deakin

DEFRA and EA
 

John Nicholson

SEPA
 

Stephanie Mergen

Reliability of flood detention reservoirs in providing the intended standard of flood Protection
 

David Scopes

Practical experience of installing slurry walls
 

Alan Brown

Design details for flood detention reservoirs

Event venue

Online
Online
United Kingdom

For more information please contact:

Shelly-Ann Russell

e: [email protected]

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