Global leaders in flood resilience solutions

Aquobex design and engineer world-class flood resilience 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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Can technology assist NFM?

Aquobex and our partners Groundwater Dynamics believe it can. In fact, we believe it will allow the ideas to be migrated and implemented in urban areas as well.

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Flood Protection – Time for FloodRe to Step Up!

Aquobex and HR Wallingford call on UK stakeholders to come together around development of a state of the art facility for flood resilience.

Steve Hodgson of the PCA calls on FloodRe to ‘Step Up’ and play its role

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