We have the necessary experience and software to design the full range of Sustainable Drainage System (SUDS) features for new developments. SUDS includes such features as soakaways,
rainwater harvesting systems, pervious pavements and attenuation ponds.
SUDS techniques aim to mimic the natural drainage of a catchment by reducing and slowing down the surface water run-off from a site. Many of the
features used treat the problem of surface water run-off at source, so reducing costs of pipework, manholes and other ancillaries.
In Wales Schedule 3 of the Flood and Water Management Act, 2010 is now in force so all new developments have to incorporate SUDS and the design has to
be approved by the SUDS approving body (SAB).
In England the application of SUDS to development sites of 10 or more houses and similar sized commercial or...