Engineering themes

Ingenia articles are categorised by engineering themes and subject areas.

Showing 43 articles for: Water and Floods

Investigating New Orleans

Dr Scott Steedman FREng FICE

The findings of the post-Katrina investigation

Issue 28

A new climate for flood planning

Professor Edward Evans Visiting Professor, Glasgow University Professor Jim Hall Professor of Earth Systems Engineering, University Of Newcastle

The Foresight Flood and Coastal Defence Project brought engineers together with other experts to assess the likely changes in flood risk over the coming century and to evaluate possible responses

Issue 21

The Mississippi Delta model – compressing a century into 7 days

Fabian Acker

How the physical model of part of the Mississippi Delta helps us to understand its river dynamics

Issue 20

Regenerating the waterways

Stewart Sim OBE

A look at the engineering challenges encountered during the rejuvenation of the British waterways network

Issue 16

Flood warnings

Ed Gallagher CBE FREng

Last year's extensive flooding has raised questions about flood defences and the environment – the time is ripe for some innovative engineering solutions

Issue 7