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susdrain SuDS Awards 2022 winners' showcase

Our third bi-annual susdrain SuDS Awards 2022 celebrated outstanding projects across the UK. Join us to hear the winners discuss their projects in more detail.

Since 2018, susdrain has been celebrating outstanding SuDS projects and recognising SuDS Champions who are instrumental in delivering exceptional SuDS. The Awards provide a platform to share the good practice, multi-beneficial SuDS, and recognise high-quality planning, design, construction and maintenance of sustainable drainage.

Congratulations to all of this year's susdrain SuDS Award winners and susdrain SuDS Champions!

During the awards ceremony, the finalists showcased key elements of their schemes. This two-part webinar series provides a unique opportunity to get the inside track on the winning projects with in-depth case studies presented by the teams involved. Join us to learn more about their SuDS initiatives.

This second webinar will showcase the following winning projects about which the judges commented:

Regeneration and Retrofit Small Scale Winner 2022
Bloc, Manchester submitted by The Environmental Protection Group
  • Unusual small retrofit blue roof.
  • Planting for biodiversity.
New Commercial Developments any Scale Winner 2022
Guildford Crematorium submitted by Elliott Wood Partnership
  • A thoughtful design that really celebrates water.
  • Cleverly designed in a sensitive location.
Regeneration and Retrofit Large Scale Winner 2022
Four Hills Estate submitted by London Borough of Enfield
  • Part of wider strategic SuDS.
  • Good before and after images showing transformation.
  • Good adoption of raingardens as front gardens.
  • Simple but effective.
Click here to discover which award-winning SuDS projects will be featured in the first webinar on 27 September 2022.

Why attend
  • Gain more insight into award-winning SuDS delivery including the design philosophy and process.
  • Understand what constitutes a successful SuDS scheme from replicable case studies.
  • Discover how SuDS professionals are rising to the challenge of delivering SuDS and attractive places.
  • Earn valuable CPD.
Who should attend
  • Engineering consultants
  • Architects and designers
  • Developers
  • Urban designers
  • Landscape architects
  • Local planning authority SuDS approvers
  • Members of lead local flood authorities
  • Drainage engineers
  • Highway engineers
  • Water companies
  • Tier 1 and 2 contractors
  • Professional bodies
  • Local community groups involved in SuDS
  • Anyone with an interest in SuDS
Tuesday 11 October 2022
10:30 – 12:30


10:30 Welcome and introduction
Dr Louise Walker, Senior Research Manager, CIRIA

10:35 Regeneration and Retrofit Small Scale Winner 2022
Bloc, Manchester
Phil Williams, Technical Director, The Environmental Protection Group

10:50 New Commercial Developments any Scale Winner 2022
Guildford Crematorium
Keri Trimmer, Associate, Elliott Wood Partnership

11:05 Regeneration and Retrofit Large Scale Winner 2022
Four Hills Estate
Michael Shorey, Senior Engineer, Watercourses Team, Enfield Council

11:20 susdrain SuDS Champion 2022 - Experienced Professional
Kevin Barton, Director - Bristol & Stroud, Robert Bray Associates

11:35 susdrain SuDS Champion 2022 - Outstanding Team
Amanda McDermott, Slow the Flow and
Bill and Elizabeth Blackledge, West Wolds Slow the Flow

12:05 Interactive discussion and Q&A

12:25 Closing remarks

susdrain partners and supporters Free to attend
CIRIA members Free to attend
Non-members Free to attend

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