Eastern, South Eastern and North West Neagh Catchment Flood Risk Assessment and Management Studies

Services

Eastern, South Eastern and North West Neagh Catchment Flood Risk Assessment and Management Studies

Office of Public Works

RPS is currently engaged in 3 major flood studies for the Office of Public Works in Ireland.

The combined study area covers three River Basin Districts (approximately one third of Ireland) and requires the detailed assessment of areas of significant flood risk and the proposal of flood risk management options in accordance with the requirements Directive 2007/60/EC of the European Union. RPS is providing the full range of services including:

Data collection

Survey specification and management

Defence asset condition assessment

Flood event response

Hydrological analysis and rainfall run-off modelling,

Detailed 1D/2D hydrodynamic modelling for 120 areas of significant risk totalling over 2,400km of river channel using MIKE Flood.

Coastal inundation modelling

Stakeholder consultation and engagement

Development and assessment of flood risk management solutions using a Multi Criteria Analysis

Strategic Environmental Assessment

Preparation of a Flood Risk Management Plan