Global leaders in flood resilient solutions

Aquobex design and engineer world-class flood resilient solutions. Our research-led approach is based on a deep understanding of how our built environment is developing in a rapidly changing climate. With a combined experience spanning over 50 years in the industry, we pioneer new approaches to flood management solutions from property level resilience to strategic city planning. We are recognised by the Government and the insurance industry and relied upon by organisations across the globe.

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EDF Product Qualification

Following the disastrous events at the Japanese nuclear power plant at Fukashima, the requirement to protect all of EDF’s French nuclear power stations became urgent.

The French regulator insisted on passive flood barriers (that required no human intervention) for all the sites. In addition, that specified the barriers must be able to withstand an earthquake event up to a magnitude 5 on the Richter scale.

FloodBreak were invited to participate in the tender process and Aquobex, as their sole partner in the UK, started to engage with EDF and Bristol University to undergo the required seismic testing.

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The Flood Resilient Home?

Aquobex provides engineered waterproofing system that mitigates damage whilst providing a guaranteed, insurable flood solution for the home! Read our e-book or contact us for more information!

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Climate change will push major European cities to cope with natural disasters

Major British towns and cities, including Glasgow, Wrexham, Aberdeen and Chester, could be much more severely affected by climate change than previously thought, according to new research. The study, by Newcastle University, analysed changes in flooding, droughts and heatwaves for every European city using all climate models. Looking at the impact by the year 2050-2100, the team produced results for three possible outcomes – low, medium and high-impact scenarios

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