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National Model Design Code – What does it mean for the water industry?

National Model Design Code – What does it mean for the water industry?

The National Model Design Code (NMDC) has arrived, and no doubt planning officials, architects, and developers throughout the country are pouring over it to decide how it will affect future building projects. How will it affect the water industry however? Drainage is used to being the afterthought for many developments, so long as the drainsRead more about National Model Design Code – What does it mean for the water industry?[…]

What does Net Gains mean for the Water Industry?

What does Net Gains mean for the Water Industry?

The government has recently published new planning guidance for local authorities on new developments requiring greater focus on improving biodiversity. What’s this got to do with the water industry? Quite a lot actually… The headlines have been about hedgehog highways and hollow bricks for roosting birds but what does increasing biodiversity mean for the waterRead more about What does Net Gains mean for the Water Industry?[…]