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Manage and mitigate flood risk for transport and infrastructure

Enable proactive measures and have greater understanding of highways drainage asset performance with our Flood Intel Platform

  • 20,000Miles of railway tracks in Britain, according to Network Rail *
  • x5Increase in flood losses
expected by 2050 *
  • 10%Of main roads are in areas at risk from flooding​ in England, according to Environment Agency *

Our solution for transport and infrastructure: The Previsico Flood Intel Platform

A first-of-its-kind combination of technologies to forecast the types of floods that catch transport and infrastructure providers off guard.

Benefits for transport and infrastructure providers

  • Aids mitigation of flood impacts from surface water and ordinary watercourses - perils not covered by other forecasting systems.
  • Supports greater understanding of highways drainage asset performance and issues across networks.
  • Identify high-risk areas and receive flood warnings when they are under threat.
  • Early flood warnings enable teams to take proactive measures to minimise impact of environmental damage, delay and disruption for road and railway users.
  • Warnings up to 48 hours in advance enables proactive measures, such as clearing of drainage systems, and flood prevention.
case study

Working with Devon County Council and WSP to proactively mitigate flood impacts for Devon’s Highways

In order to become more resilient to future changes in climate, which may result in more frequent and severe weather events, it is important that we adapt our network and make effective investment decisions. Climate adaptation today is tomorrow’s resilience.
National Highways Sustainable Development Strategy​

Alert relevant team members of upcoming flood risks​

Have all essential team members receive actionable flood alerts when critical risk thresholds are exceeded to enable ​proactive measures to be taken to reduce the impact of incoming flooding. ​

Ready to start mitigating your flood loss?​

* View our sources list on this page.