This is a really cool tool that will help you visualise where flooding has occurred in you area – and its FREE. It’s so simple to use that in a matter of minutes you can find out how safe your home is, or the risk associated with that new development!
Following some of the heaviest rainfall since records began, the need to protect properties with correctly installed flood protection products has never been more important. An unprotected standard airbrick could allow over 5,000 litres of water per hour to enter a property. It is a common feature of flooding that water will often pour in through an unprotected, low level airbrick, before it even enters the building via a doorway aperture. It is therefore vital that an anti-flood airbrick be correctly installed...
Dr John Counsell asks “Does resilience to climate change need a local battery to keep the lights on?”
This was a panel discussion which comprised of ODA stakeholders delivering briefings on the Multi-project assessment case study, the Sustainability research key messages, designing the Olympic Village to upper levels of the Building Code and with a view to transferring Olympic Village to permanent and sustainable housing for London and the challenge of achieving sustainability targets for the Olympic challenge.
This panel discussion focused on the ODA’s approach and subsequent delivery of the utility infrastructure.