SC050012 - Fluvial Design Guide

Theme:Sustainable Asset Management
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/05/2005
End date:28/02/2010
  • Flood Defence
  • Binnie Black & Veatch


The Fluvial Design Guide provides clear and consistent guidance to practitioners responsible for planning, designing, maintaining and adapting engineering works in the fluvial environment (flooding from rivers). It is a web-based publication aimed at professional staff professional staff involved in the design process for the construction, maintenance, refurbishment or alteration of flood defence or land drainage assets. The guide is intended to be used by both designers and asset managers. The guide will ensure compliance with legislation and regulation and will support improvements in integrated river management and enable wider benefits to be achieved.