Rivers & Coastal

ByrneLooby Rivers, Coastal & Flooding engineers have the expertise to deliver the planning, design and construction of all river and coastal protection.

The management of rivers and coastal environments have become a key aspect to development management with increasing demands for land and the requirements to comply with strict necessary environmental regulations. From the initial flood risk identification, to hydrodynamic modelling, engineering design and delivery, our river engineering experts have significant experience in hydrological analysis, flood risk assessments, river flood alleviation schemes and sustainable drainage solutions to help provide our client with a complete solution.

Our designs create optimum and bespoke solutions for our river and coastal projects to ensure that our clients are provided with value for money, based on international best practice. This draws from our
professional relationship with planning authorities and environmental regulators.

Our Services

ByrneLooby rivers & coastal engineers are experienced in undertaking an integrated approach to the design and implementation of river, surface water drainage and coastal projects from inception through to design and construction management.

Typical projects we assist our clients with are:
  • Asset Identification
  • Hydrological Analysis
  • Fluvial Flood Risk Assessment (FRAs)
  • 1D/2D/3D Hydraulic Modelling
  • Bank Stabilisation, River Restoration and Naturalisation
  • Sustainable Drainage Solutions
  • Wadi Engineering and Reedbed Technology
  • Strategic Flood Risk Assessments and Water Cycle Studies
  • Flood Risk Management Plans/Hazard Mapping
  • Breakwaters
  • Dredging and Reclamation Design
  • Beach and Stabilisation Structure Design
  • Edge Protection Design - Rock and Concrete Armour
  • Sea Outfalls
  • Navigation Channels and Aids
  • Overtopping Assessments
  • River Modelling
  • Design of Flood Defence and Early Warning Systems
  • SuDS Advice
  • Impermeable Area Surveys/Runoff Design
  • Drainage Network Modelling
  • Culvert Design
  • Cost Benefit Analysis/Damages Assessment
Please contact Kieran Thornton (Ireland) or Paul Curwen (Middle East) to discuss your River, Coastal & Flooding requirements.

Please click on the photo gallery below for images of some of our projects.