Flood Risk Assessments in Oxford

Flood Risk Assessments in Oxford

Wilsham Consulting is based in Abingdon, 5 miles South of Oxford. We have considerable experience of FRAs around Abingdon, Oxford, Witney, Wantage and surrounding villages. Indeed, we visited many of the our sites in Oxford and the surrounding towns, during the recent major flooding events. The purpose was to see how accurate our reports were, against the reality of the flooding events. Direct experience is just as valuable as complex modelling at a local level. Flooding in Oxford Oxford’s name is understood to come directly from its...

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Flood Risk Assessment Oxfordshire

Flood Risk Assessment Oxfordshire

Wilsham Consulting is based in Abingdon in Oxfordshire and has considerable experience of producing flood risk assessments and flood mitigation works for numerous sites across Oxfordshire for many years. Indeed we visited many of the sites during the recent major flood events to see how accurate the reports were against the reality of the events. Flooding is common across Oxfordshire, due to many settlements such as Henley, Wallingford, Abingdon and Oxford all being located at least partly on geological flood plain deposits. Flooding in...

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Oxford Botanic Garden

Oxford Botanic Garden

Wilsham Consulting Director – Stephen Gibson shares his design experience at the Oxford Botanic Garden. I had great pleasure in designing a rainwater harvesting system for the Oxford Botanic Garden . The Oxford Botanic Gardens are world famous and one of the greatest locations in Oxford to visit.  Water and especially rainwater, is especially precious for the gardens and has been for hundreds of years. The gardens conservatories have numerous simple brick or lead chambers for collecting rainwater and pumps such that the water...

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Rainwater harvesting independent advice

Rainwater harvesting independent advice

Rainwater has been harvested – or collected, stored and then used when needed for hundreds, if not thousands of years. Rainwater harvesting┬áremains a standard technique in many parts of the world without mains water, or accessible groundwater. Most areas of the UK have mains clean water supplies. Increasing demand is however been put on this limited mains system and there is greater consideration of the value of making developments more sustainable. All mains water is treated to a high drinking water standard, yet the vast majority of...

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External Works Design

External Works Design

We have specialist experience of designing external works outside some of the most famous locations in the UK.

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