Simon has over 10 years’ experience in the flood industry, specialising in residential, commercial and flood alleviation schemes. His experience includes preparing flood risk assessments, environmental statement water resource chapters, hydrological and hydraulic modelling, drainage assessments, drainage strategies, flood evacuation plans and geographical information systems.
Simon specialises in helping to unlock complex sites to enable development to go ahead. This has included preparing detailed hydrological and hydraulic modelling; acting as expert witness during the appeal processes; demonstrating site accordance with policy to unlock planning permission; masterplan development and general risk analysis.
He is a chartered member of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) and a member of the British Hydrological Society and a Chartered Member of the Science Council.