One of our senior staff was seconded to Thames Water's Counters Creek team in Paddington, London during 2012 to assist in the preparation of outline
sewerage designs. These were intended to address extensive property flooding in the Shepherd's Bush, Hammersmith, Fulham, Chelsea and Belgravia areas
of west London. The scale of the flooding problem in the area first became apparent during the heavy rainfall of July 2007.
The Counters Creek flood alleviation scheme in fact comprised one large tunnel project and several smaller sewerage schemes which were together intended to
alleviate the flooding of the basements of some 2,000 properties. The cost of the scheme was estimated in January 2013 as being approximately £230m to £310m...