DELTARES is an independent institute for applied research in the field of water, subsurface and infrastructure. Throughout the world, DELTARES works on smart solutions, innovations and applications for people, environment and society. Its main focus is on deltas, coastal regions and river basins. Managing these densely populated and vulnerable areas is complex, which is why DELTARES works closely with governments, businesses, other research institutes and universities.
Urban storm water management
Urban storm water management
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:NetherlandsRelation to CTCN:Network Member
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:United StatesRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
Bishop Land Design (BLD) is a collaborative studio founded on the principle of solving environmental and ecological issues through the study of human ecology. As human ecologists the research of BLD focuses on the interaction of our species with the environment by finding ways to increase productive and hybridized living systems to create positive gain.
Land Drainage Consultancy Ltd. are specialized in drainge solutions. Many agricultural areas need drains and for good reason. In order to maximise yields and quality of crops a drainage system needs to be in place at critial periods. There is a direct link in most situations between good drainage and soil structure. Both need to be maintained to a high standard. Land Drainage Consultancy recognises in the current economic climate that any new drainage needs to be carefully thought about. Their approach is to take advantage of a full understanding of the current system & soils.
PACE, a consultancy with offices in China and the US offers a solid background in stormwater and floodplain management disciplines, including hydrology, hydraulics, sediment transport, and computer modeling. The stormwater management division is one of the unique strengths of PACE with specialists and personnel dedicated to urban drainage, floodplain mapping and river engineering, including state-of-the-art hydraulics and hydrologics. These personnel are recognized as leading experts in the field, providing consultating services to many flood control agencies.
Hubei Meiqi Construction Equipment is a trading company with specialization in building materials including permeable bricks for pavements. Situated in Hubei, Mainland China, it is a privately owned company established in 2012 predominant serving the domestic market, but also exporting to North America and Southeast Asia.
Nilex is a leader in the geosynthetics industry providing innovative solutions to support the challenges of civil, resource and environmental construction projects. Since 1977, Nilex's engineered, technically advanced geosynthetic materials have provided customers with smart choices and proven alternatives to conventional construction practices for less money. Our smart, environmentally conscious solutions are used in road building, Mechanically Stabilized Earth (MSE) solutions for grade changes, erosion and sediment control, water management (including bioswales) and containment.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:CanadaRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
R.J. Burnside International Limited (Burnside) has provided engineering consulting services in Canada since 1970. Burnside has worked internationally since 1992 on projects funded by AfDB, World Bank, MCC, IADB, IFC, UNDP, CDB and GAC/CIDA in 17 developing countries. It has also worked in hundreds of Indigenous Communities in Canada.
Urban drainage and sewer systems are facing increasing pressures due to climate change and rapid urbanization rates. Common risks in these types of environments include sewer overflows due to heavy rainfall, and associated water contamination risks.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:VietnamRelation to CTCN:Network Member
Established in 1998, the Centre for Energy and Green Growth Research (CEGR, formerly the Research Centre for Energy and Environment) is a not-for-profit research and consulting organization and a non-governmental member of Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (VUSTA). The Centre would serve as a kernel for collaboration in technology transfer and application penetration in Vietnam, in the field of energy, environment and socio-economic towarding sustainable development.