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August 7, 2019

We have all been following the news about the compromised Toddbrook reservoir dam over the past week, and happily, the risk of dam collapse has passed. Residents of Whaley Bridge will hopefully return …

August 7, 2019

Stephen Craig, Senior Geologist, was working in Dartford recently, carrying out a water features survey to support the development of a new industrial …

August 2, 2019

Our energetic, fun Marketing Co-ordinator Leanne has left Envireau Water to explore pastures new, embarking on an exciting adventure across the pond i …

July 31, 2019

A month’s worth of rain fell in over just a few hours in parts of Yorkshire yesterday, including around Richmond where our North Office is situated. T …

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July 26, 2019

The Environment Agency manages abstraction to balance the needs of the environment with the rights of lawful water users during periods of dry weather …

July 26, 2019

Rachel Cooper, an Environmental Science undergraduate at The University of Worcester has spent the summer with the Envireau Water team to gain an insi …

July 25, 2019

Time is running out to submit New Authorisations for previously exempt abstraction uses. To avoid falling foul of the Environmental Agencies’ rules, a …

July 25, 2019

We are thrilled to announce that our eighth WIMBY event will take place on the 5th September. This free event is aimed at professionals in the early s …

July 24, 2019

Our Hydrologist, Rebecca Haw attended the annual Constructed Wetland Conference (CWC) in Birmingham. The conference brings together practitioners and …

July 18, 2019

The summer issue of SmartWater is all about quality. Quality underpins everything we do at Envireau Water and we’ve even got a certification to prove …

July 18, 2019

Hydrologist, Michael Underwood graduated from the University of Birmingham this week with an MSc in River Environments and their Management. Michael’s …

July 17, 2019

This year’s Borehole Users Conference (BHUC) in November will feature an afternoon session specifically for EHOs working in water quality. Based on di …

July 16, 2019

At Envireau Water, we like to get involved with our local communities in both Draycott and Richmond and support them as much as we can. This year, Env …

July 9, 2019

Sustainable urban drainage systems (SuDS) have become increasingly popular in recent years with Wales leading the way, setting out legislation requiri …

July 8, 2019

The British Geological Survey (BGS) has recently published a new GIS dataset showing likely occurrences of buried valleys across Great Britain. Buried …

July 8, 2019

Activated sludge processes are a great option for treating wastewater. The activated sludge process was first developed in England in 1914 and has rem …

July 4, 2019

Envireau Water were thrilled to attend the reopening of Matlock Bath’s New Bath Hotel’s lido, having been instrumental in bringing it back to life. Wh …

July 1, 2019

A growing problem Droughts are becoming more commonplace in the UK and it is important that management plans are in place for future droughts around t …

June 28, 2019

At Envireau Water, we find solutions to problems. Our agricultural client, PDM Produce, in Shropshire acquired some new land and needed a water supply …

June 27, 2019

Rosie has joined the Envireau Water team at our Draycott office. She has a degree in Geography from the University of Manchester and comes from a cont …

June 27, 2019

We’re lucky enough to be situated in the lovely village of Draycott in Derbyshire at Envireau HQ. The village has an incredible community group, made …

June 20, 2019

Rachel Cooper, an Environmental Science undergraduate at The University of Worcester is spending the summer with the Envireau Water team to gain an in …

June 19, 2019

Envireau Water was pleased to provide sponsorship for the UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA) Annual Conference, the leading environmental law co …

June 17, 2019

Eleanor Raper, Senior Geoscientist, attended the International Water Association Leading Edge Technology (IWA LET 2019) conference on Water and Wastew …

June 17, 2019

Here at Envireau Water, we enhance our sector knowledge by being active members of professional groups and organisations. We are thrilled to have beco …

June 14, 2019

We have all seen the images of flooding as a result of heavy rainfall in the past. In the last 5 days, significant rainfall has occurred across the Tr …

June 11, 2019

We’re thrilled that Lee Clarke, Principal Hydrologist/Hydrogeologist, and Rebecca Haw, Hydrologist have been published in the June issue of Quarry Man …

June 11, 2019

Senior Geoscientist, Eleanor Raper, is supporting the running of the International Water Association’s (IWA) Leading Edge Conference on Water and Wast …

June 10, 2019

Envireau Water was approached by a client in late 2015 with regards to the flooding of his property, an industrial part in the south of England, as a …

June 9, 2019

Soils are a key resource to the agricultural production system, yet 33% of arable top soil has been lost globally in the last 40 years. In England and …

June 6, 2019

Envireau Water are delighted to announce that we have been awarded ISO 9001:2015 certification, an internationally recognised standard that ensures ou …

June 5, 2019

Here at Envireau Water, we pride ourselves in offering opportunities for people to gain experience in our area of expertise. Over the summer, Rachel C …

May 23, 2019

Here at Envireau Water, we are a fun loving bunch who are always up for a challenge, and if there’s a chance to combine this with our love of cake the …

May 22, 2019

This week our Hydrologist, Rebecca Haw, spent time volunteering with the Trent Rivers Trust as part of their ‘The River Starts Here!’ campaign. The in …

May 22, 2019

The Environment Agency have issued a document which provides an update to the document they produced in February 2019 and shows the main prospects for …

May 22, 2019

A reliable groundwater supply is vital for many brewers, distillers and maltsters who require large volumes of water of a consistent quantity and qual …