Our transportation experts plan and design highway networks that support economic growth and connect people, goods and services. We are at the forefront of the digital revolution – using technology to enhance our delivery and the safety and sustainability of our services across urban and inter-urban transport networks. Our team of over 250 professionals are located across twelve offices within the UK and Ireland, and operate through regional centres of excellence to deliver both local and national projects for a wide ranging spectrum of public and private clients. Working with our colleagues from transport planning and environment, we deliver schemes through the full lifecycle – from early business case through to construction supervision. At our core is an ethos that works collaboratively with our clients and partners and supports an inclusive and innovative environment.
Sweco have expertise in managing flood risk and designing appropriate drainage strategies, including sustainable drainage. We contribute to protecting the built environment by providing Flood Risk Assessments (FRA) across all development sectors. Supported by our hydrological and hydraulic modelling capabilities, we are recognised for providing practical and creative solutions to flood risk issues. We investigate, assess, and design appropriate drainage strategies, taking into account deliverability, land-take and relative cost. We also, incorporate Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) strategies, documentation and comprehensive drainage solutions into our project designs.