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Riverine flood protection

Riverine flood protection

  • W.F. Baird & Associates Coastal Engineers Ltd.

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Canada
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    Baird is a pre-eminent engineering company recognized worldwide for creative and innovative solutions where water meets land. Baird consists of a unique association of engineers, scientists and designers committed to excellence in analysis, hazard and risk assessment, engineering, and construction of river and coastal infrastructure and restoration projects.  Baird's senior professionals are recognized for developing science-based technical solutions and leading complex multi-disciplinary consulting teams.

  • Pöyry Austria GmbH

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Austria
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    Pöyry Austria GmbH, a member of the global Pöyry Group, is a consulting and engineering company with deep expertise with extensive local knowledge to deliver sustainable project investments. For instance, its Hydro Consulting department delivers services in the fields of hydrological and hydraulic modellingand forecasting. Its experts have significant experience in the fields of hydro-meteorology, climate change and climate sensitivity. They also contribute to assess climate risk and ctimate adaptation measures for hydropower and all other sectors of water management.

  • Institut de recherche pour le développement

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    France
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    IRD - Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (Research Institute for Development) - is a research organization based in France that is working with its partners in the South to address international development issues. Improving health, understanding social changes, and protecting the environment are the main pillars of its work towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). IRD work includes interdisciplinary scientific research, capacity building and nurturing innovation in more than fifty countries worldwide. 

  • Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    South Korea
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    Korea Environmental Industry and Technology Institute KEITI is a quasi-governmental organization affiliated with the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Korea. KEITI’s core task is to establish national environmental R&D plans and to facilitate the development and commercialization of cutting-edge green technologies. With this expertise, KEITI has contributed to transferring green appropriate technologies to developing countries and provided core tools for green growth. KEITI has more than 10 years of experience in technology- based global environmental cooperation.

  • Korea Water Resources Corporation

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    South Korea
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    K-water is a Korean multi-sectoral water services provider that has been dedicated to water management for people. With its own ICT-based smart water management, K-water will tackle various water problems by providing IWRM(Integrated Water Resources Management) services over the whole process of water cycle.

  • Regulatory flood management

    Type: 
    Product

    Hagerty of USA has extensive experience with floodplain management initiatives, their nuances, and how to maximize a jurisdiction’s grant allocation.Floodplain zoning and management deals with zoning laws, building codes, and special ordinances.

  • Barriers to flooding

    Type: 
    Product

    Flood Control International design, supply and install the widest range of flood defence and protection in the world, together with the full spectrum of associated professional and technical services. Flood Control International is a specialist engineering firm that provides a full range of professional flood protection services that can deliver a complete solution to flood management. Their technical specialists and engineers work in partnership with a wide spectrum of clients to create flooding solutions; including Government Agencies, Local Authorities, Engineering and Hydrology.

  • Flood resilient housing

    Type: 
    Product

    LSI Architects is an award winning architectural practice with around 60 people, including architects, technologists and support staff, based in London and Norwich. They seek to create sustainable, innovative and valuable  architecture that improves lives, builds communities and enhances society, or as they put it – Life Touching Design.The practice has extensive experience of undertaking projects for clients of all types, from major contractors, commercial and public sector clients throughout the UK, with a particular focus on projects in London, Norfolk, Cambridge and the Eastern Region.

  • River restoration

    Type: 
    Product

    Eawag is the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology and is part of a domain, which includes a university in Zurich and one in Lausanne, the three independent research institutions of Empa, PSI and WSL. Firmly anchored in its home country of Switzerland, but with a global network, Eawag is concerned with concepts and technologies for dealing sustainably with water bodies and with water as a resource.