A flood risk assessment is required for various reasons such as Planning Applications (PPS 15), mortgage approvals, home and business insurance, land acquisitions, etc
In the specific case of Planning Applications, Planning Policy Statement 15 (PPS 15) ‘Planning and Flood Risk’ sets out the Planning Service policy to minimise and manage flood risk to people, property and the environment.
JKB Consulting Engineers has full 1D and 2D river and drainage modelling capabilities and software in house. Our software packages include: ReFH2, HEC-RAS, Flood Modellor Pro and InfoWorks ICM. Due to this in house software, our innovative model build techniques, we can undertake river models more efficiently than many of our competitors.