Water Resources Planning

Get expert advice in the long-term management of your water resources, providing you with reliance against future uncertainties such as extreme drought, climate change or rising demands.

The Hydro-Logic® Services team provides data, analysis and advisory services to water providers, environmental organisations and related clients to help them to address, plan for and manage pressures on fresh water resources.

Our services

Water resources policy development and review:

  • Development of regulatory incentives and metrics (including the Abstraction Incentive Mechanism for Ofwat)
  • Development of environmental and ecological flow targets and policies
  • Review of EU Habitats Directive and Water Framework Directive studies and determinations
  • Development and review of supply-demand data-driven performance indicators for water and wastewater

Statutory Water Resources Management Plans:

  • Demand forecasting
  • System and source Deployable Output (DO) analyses, especially using Hydro-Logic® AquatorTM models
  • Uncertainty and risk analysis including determination of headroom and outage
  • Levels of service (reliability), resilience and vulnerability assessments
  • Supply-demand balance
  • Water resource economic appraisals
  • Climate change impact assessments

Statutory Drought Plans:

  • Characterisation of droughts
  • Evaluation of monitoring and management procedures
  • Analysis of drought management actions
  • Water resource and environmental impacts of droughts and mitigation, including rainfall-runoff modelling and hydrological assessment
  • Climate change impact and adaptation assessments

Other water resources consultancy capabilities

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