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RAB Consultants

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RAB Consultants
WaySearch St Stephens Court
DL15 0BF Low Willington, Crook
County Durham United Kingdom
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Contact Person: Andy McHugh
Phone: 01388 748366

RAB Consultants - Experts in Flood Risk and Incident Management

RAB Consultants are experts in flood risk and incident management with a reputation for providing our clients with quality, value for money and personal service.  Our directors and consultants are always accessible and customer focussed.

Services we offer:

Category 4 - Management of Surface Water Run-off from developments

RAB Consultants have experience in producing reports showing how to fulfil the mandatory elements and gain the credits available for Sur1 (Surface Water Run-off) and Sur2 (Flood Risk).

Sur1 (Surface Water Run-off)

Surface Water run-off (mandatory requirement), this includes:

· Peak Rate of Run-off pre and post development (Compliant with Interim Code of Practice for Sustainable Drainage systems (SUDS) (CIRIA, 2004);

· Volume of Run-off (Pre and post development);

· Recommendations on how to achieve the mandatory elements (soakaways, attenuation);

· Simple Flood Risk Assessment (Mandatory under Sur 1).

SUDS Design (2 credits available), this includes:

· Report detailing the full design specifications, calculations and drawings to obtain the additional 2 credits available under CSH criteria;

· Liaison with the Local Authority, Environment Agency and other relevant bodies.


Sur 2 (Flood Risk)

Our Flood Risk Assessments are fully compliant with Planning Policy 25 (PPS25) ‘Development and Flood Risk’.


Developments in Flood Zone 1 (2 credits available), this includes:

· Production of a brief report showing compliance with CSH criteria.


Developments in Flood Zones 2&3 (1 credits available), this includes:

· Production of a more detailed FRA report fully compliant with Planning Policy 25 (PPS25) ‘Development and Flood Risk’;

· Liaison with Planning Authority and Environment Agency.

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