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CPD webinar: Understanding Groundwater Flood Risk – 27th June ’18

Join our webinar: Understanding Groundwater Flood Risk 27th June 2018, 12:00pm-1:00pm. Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management and development. What will be covered? […]
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CPD webinar: Contaminated Land – 13th June ’18

Join our webinar: Contaminated Land – Impacts and implications on property and development 13 June 2018 12pm-1pm. Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management and […]
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CPD webinar: An introduction to Flood Risk Assessments – 16th May ’18

Join our webinar: An introduction to Flood Risk Assessments (FRAs) for property professionals 16 May 2018, 12:00pm-1:00pm. Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management and […]
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CPD webinar: Understanding SuDS – 9th May ’18

Join our webinar: Understanding SuDS for property professionals 9th May 2018, 12:00pm-1:00pm (UK time). Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects, commercial property lawyers – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management and […]
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CPD webinar: Understanding Groundwater Flood Risk – 25th April ’18

Join our webinar: Understanding Groundwater Flood Risk 25 April 2018, 12:00pm-1:00pm. Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management and development. What will be covered? This […]
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CPD webinar: Contaminated Land – 17 April ’18

Join our webinar: Contaminated Land – Impacts and implications on property and development 17 April 2018 12pm-1pm. Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management and development. […]
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CPD webinar: Understanding SuDS – 14th March ’18

Join our webinar: Understanding SuDS for property professionals 14th March 2018, 12:00pm-1:00pm (UK time). Who should sign up Property developers, planners, architects, commercial property lawyers – anyone involved in the process of property transactions, management […]
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GeoSmart adds Ambiental data to enhance its Flood Risk Assessments

Unique combination raises the bar on flood risk assessment, providing unparalleled peace of mind for property professionals. We have teamed up with flood risk experts, Ambiental to add the latest iteration of their ultra high […]
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Groundwater Flooding – Early Alerts for Winterbourne, Dorset

Groundwater flooding in parts of Southern England provided a final, disruptive signature on what has been another challenging winter.  We review a specific event, showing how it was tracked to provide communities with the best […]
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Understanding Sewer Flood Risk from Groundwater

The Water UK Sewerage Infrastructure Network has launched an excellent, informative video for the general public and practitioners on the impact of groundwater flooding on the sewer network. The video explains how groundwater collects in […]
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25 Year Environment Plan: Commit to specific plans on SuDS

The Government launched its 25 year Environment Plan with much fanfare last month seeking to prove that it can talk about other things than Brexit.  We review what it means for flood management and specifically […]
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Surface Water Management 2017 conference: Removing Barriers To SuDS Implementation

On Wednesday 20th September, GeoSmart’s Director Dr Paul Ellis presented in London at the CIWEM conference ‘Surface Water Management 2017’, which provided an update on the context, scale and impact of surface water flooding, advances […]
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GeoSmart partners with Centremaps to offer unique range of environmental reports and data to support sustainable development

GeoSmart Information, the innovative environmental reports, data and services provider, has teamed up with Centremaps, to provide flooding and drainage data on its geospatial portal. The portal, called CentremapsLive, offers architects and planning consultants Ordnance […]
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EFRA committee review: time to act on SuDS

We were delighted to contribute to the consultation published in a recent report (26 April 2017) by the EFRA Committee inquiry into how effectively the Government has implemented the Flood and Water Management Act 2010. […]
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Using Open Data from the Environment Agency

Our GWFlood groundwater flood forecast service combines modelling with open data from the Environment Agency. In a recent blog for Defra Digital, our Chairman Mark Fermor explained: what our groundwater flood forecast service is; how […]
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The hidden risk with basement conversions

Recent research from Direct Line Insurance has found that 75% of all applications for basement conversions in the UK are for properties in the capital. While this may not be a surprise due to land […]
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