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We believe that the repeat business we receive from our clients speaks volumes about the quality of our work and the consistency of the results that we deliver our customers. Below is a list of just a few of our key clients that we have worked for, and continue to work with, to provide both flood risk management advice and coastal engineering expertise.

Our Clients

Some of our Clients

The list is not exhaustive, however it does give a flavour of the variety of projects that we have completed and the expertise we have to offer.

Dover District Council

  • Technical advisor supporting the Council in developing a detailed flood modelling study for the Dover Midtown and town centre areas.
  • Coastal Change Management Area (CCMA) Assessment. This study appraised all of Dover District's cliffs liable to coastal erosion, quantified potential rates of erosion and made predictions as to the likely cliff position over the next 100 years.
  • Sub-consultant to Halcrow, responsible for the coastal engineering elements of the Kingsdown to Pegwell Bay Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Strategy.

Thanet District Council

  • Preparation of a risk assessment study for the town of Margate in Kent
  • Outline design of a flood and coast protection scheme for Margate, including detailed economic benefit cost analysis
  • Preparation of a Project Appraisal Report to support the application for a £6.5m flood defence grant for a new sea defence scheme to protect the town of Margate from coastal flooding.
  • Detailed numerical wave modelling study of the Margate frontage and harbour area.

Languard Investments

  • Preparation of a number of Flood Risk Assessments to support planning applications for a variety of development schemes in London.
  • Provision of initial advice on flood risk issues at site purchase and project inception stage.
  • Detailed numerical breach modelling to quantify the depth of flooding at a number of key development sites.
  • Preparation of Daylight and Sunlight Assessment to assess the impact of a proposed development.
  • We have helped this client to acheive planning permission on numerous occassions, with a 100% success rate.

Shepway District Council

  • Production of the District's Strategic Flood Risk Assessment.
  • Outline design and funding application for the Hythe to Folkestone Beach Management Scheme.
  • Development of a beach management plan for the Greatstone sand dunes.

Henley Homes

  • Provision of initial advice on flood risk issues at site purchase and project inception stage.
  • Working closely with the Client's architect to help develop large residential schemes in central London that are appropriate for their location in Flood Zone 3.
  • Preparation of detailed Flood Risk Assessments for numerous development schemes in London.
  • We have helped this client to achieve planning permission on numerous occasions, with a 100% success rate.

Canterbury City Council

  • Detailed 2D hydraulic modelling of the River Great Stour.
  • Breach and flood propagation modelling of the coastal towns of Herne Bay, Whitstable, Reculver and Seasalter.
  • Production of the Districts Strategic Flood Risk Assessment - working in partnership with the Council's engineering team.

Eastbourne Borough Council

  • Providing support to the Council's Engineering Manager throughout the development of the Project Appraisal Report for Eastbourne's Beach Management Plan.

Environment Agency

  • Post-project appraisal of the Littlestone Sea Defence scheme, wider coastal process study and recommendations on remedial works.
  • Preparation of a Flood Risk Assessment for an Environment Agency operational depot.


  • Flood Risk Assessments for a range of development sites in South East England.


  • Detailed assessment to inform on the risk of a breach in the coastal defences protecting the MoD's Hythe Firing Range site
  • Design of Hythe Ranges Intermediate Sea Defence Scheme.
  • Design and supervision of the Hythe Ranges Emergency Works.
  • Detailed design of the Fingrinhoe Sea Defence Improvement Scheme.

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