Ambiental Presents at Flood Expo 2017

Latest News

Ambiental Presents at Flood Expo 2017

Ambiental Presents at Flood Expo 2017

October 5, 20170 Comments

Our Senior Flood Risk Consultant, Daniel Cook was one of the keynote speakers in the main theatre of this year’s Flood Expo at the Excel Centre in London. A full house listened as he detailed how new climate change allowances have affected flood zones and impacted on development schemes, with a clear and welcome shift [...]

Continue Reading »

Flood alerting and monitoring solutions for emergency responders

Flood alerting and monitoring solutions for emergency responders

September 19, 20170 Comments

Through early alerting of imminent floods and precise monitoring of flood evolution it is possible to action an improved response to flooding events in order to better protect lives and property. Earlier this month Ambiental attended the International Conference on Flood Management to showcase the latest technology in flood forecasting and monitoring. Delegates assemble in [...]

Continue Reading »

Houston Flooding:  Climate Change Just Raised the Bar

Houston Flooding: Climate Change Just Raised the Bar

August 31, 20170 Comments

The catastrophic and life-threatening floods that have drenched Houston in Texas, have once again demonstrated how Mother Nature is ramping up the severity of weather events to unprecedented levels. Hurricane Harvey has broken the US record for rain from a single tropical storm. Roads in the USA’s fourth-largest metro area became rivers. Thousands have been rescued from flooding homes, with more [...]

Continue Reading »

Flash flooding shocks Coverack in middle of summer

Flash flooding shocks Coverack in middle of summer

August 3, 20170 Comments

A flash flood swept through the Cornish Village of Coverack last month filling homes with water and causing extensive damage. Through analysis, Ambiental’s flood maps were successful in predicting the flood hazard at this location and modelling the impact the flood had on properties. Floodwaters, as high as four feet in some places, poured through [...]

Continue Reading »

Future Flooding under a Changing Climate: Solving the Problem

Future Flooding under a Changing Climate: Solving the Problem

July 6, 20170 Comments

The effects of climate change are starting to be felt, meaning that weather is becoming ever more unpredictable. This is having a significant impact on flood risk. With ‘once-in-a-hundred-year’ floods potentially becoming misnomers, how is the flooding industry able to keep pace, and mitigate for a changing world? This article introduces Ambiental’s new FloodFutures™ data [...]

Continue Reading »

Earth & Sea Observation Systems for the Malaysian Government

Earth & Sea Observation Systems for the Malaysian Government

June 15, 20170 Comments

Ambiental attended the Asian Space Technology Summit to showcase an innovative flood forecasting system developed for EASOS. This auspicious conference held in Kuala Lumpur on the 11th-12th of May 2017 brought together space technology sector experts from Malaysia and throughout the world.  The Royale Chulan Hotel provided a great location for the conference, exhibition hall [...]

Continue Reading »

Flood Re – One Year On

Flood Re – One Year On

May 24, 20170 Comments

Flood Re, an exciting new scheme to help ensure affordable home insurance for everyone, has been running for just over a year now – so how has it fared? Flood Re is a joint Government and insurance industry initiative with the aim of ensuring that home insurance is available and affordable for homeowners countrywide – [...]

Continue Reading »

Flood & Coast 2017: Event debrief

Flood & Coast 2017: Event debrief

April 12, 20170 Comments

Between the 28th – 30th of March 2017 the UK’s flood and coastal risk communities came together in the Telford International Centre to share experience and build resilience. At this year’s well attended Flood & Coast event Ambiental showcased a variety of technologies for combatting flooding at our exhibition stand. Ambiental’s staff were on hand to [...]

Continue Reading »

News Flash: Ambiental to exhibit at Flood and Coast Conference 2017

News Flash: Ambiental to exhibit at Flood and Coast Conference 2017

March 14, 20170 Comments

Flood and Coastal Risk Communities come together to share experience and build resilience Ambiental is glad to announce that we shall be exhibiting at this year’s Flood and Coast Conference  being held between 28th – 30th March 2017. This annual UK event at the Telford International Centre UK brings together professionals from across the flood [...]

Continue Reading »

Flood risk analysis & flood warning systems for Malaysia

Flood risk analysis & flood warning systems for Malaysia

February 21, 20170 Comments

An overview of an international development project currently being conducted by Ambiental in Malaysia to deliver flood risk analysis and to deploy flood forecasting capabilities. Ambiental is developing flood risk analysis and flood forecasting systems for Malaysia. This prestigious project is part-funded by the UK Space Agency’s International Partnership Programme (IPP) which uses space knowledge, expertise and capability to provide a [...]

Continue Reading »

Back to Top