FD2412 - Coastal Flooding Hazard by Wave Overtopping - CLASH

Theme:Strategy and Policy Development
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/01/2002
End date:30/12/2005
Keywords:
  • Land,
  • Environmental Protection,
  • Coastal Defence,
  • Engineering,
  • Flood and Coastal Defence
Contractor:
  • HR Wallingford Ltd
Contact:
Summary Objective:
To develop new methods for engineers and managers to analyse/design defences against wave -induced flooding and overtopping hazards.

Key Customer Purpose:
To address the issues of safety with regards to overtopping of urban sea walls within the wider remit of the EC funded project CLASH `Crest Level Assessment of Coastal Structures` by full scale monitoring, neural network prediction and Hazard analysis on permissible wave overtopping`.