Exploring flood risk assessment in the context of land redevelopment
The CCN Workshop on Flood Risk Assessment and Brownfield Regeneration held in conjunction with the North West Brownfield Regeneration Forum (NWBRF) brought together 55 delegates at LEC to consider the changing face of flood risk assessment in the context of land redevelopment.
Presentations focused on practical applications and covered impacts of legislation, contaminant mobilisation concerns and an update on the development of Guidelines for flood risk mapping. Other contributions were case-study centered and focused on urban regeneration in Rotherham, breach modelling along the North West coastline and sustainable development and flood risk in Cockermouth, Darlington and Stockton.
All presentations are available via the CCN website.
Mon 21 February 2011
Students and staff this week witnessed a significant development in the construction of two new super-labs providing teaching space for more than 200 students.
Wed 26 November 2014
Lancaster University and resident company The REACH Centre have been recognised for their outstanding track-record of working together at a prestigious award ceremony.
Story supplied by LU Press Office
Wed 12 November 2014
On 24th October, forty teachers from across the South Lakes area visited the Faculty of Science and Technology, as part of a partnership between Lancaster University, Research Council UK, and the South Lakes Federation.
Thu 06 November 2014
Peter Hodgson, who has just successfully defended his PhD, has now rounded off the achievement with the award of an EPSRC Doctoral Prize by the Faculty of Science and Technology.
Thu 30 October 2014