Client: Environment Agency
Staff: Gary Roberts
Commission: Cranbrook/Counter Drain FRM Strategy
Role: Technical Advisor
Details of services provided: Gary provides technical advise to the Environment Agency on a number of Flood Risk Management schemes and strategies. His role on this project includes the preparation of the Cranbrook/Counter Drain Flood Risk Management overarching strategy, using previous modelling and studies that have been carried out, making an assessment of possible options for flood management and identifying opportunities for partnerships and carbon savings.
Gary is responsible for highlighting the next steps required to move the project forwards, including stakeholder engagement, ground investigation, optioneering (appraisal of options regarding potential flood storage) and collaborative routes to implementation.