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Sliding Flood Gate in Dover Pumping Station


Flood Control International recently installed and commissioned a Sliding Flood Gate in Dover, UK to protect a water company pumping station.

This manual Sliding Flood Gate operates without the need for an in-ground trough which can fill with water or debris or ice, and can be fully closed by one operative within five minutes.

The Sliding Flood Gate’s innovative system allows it to lower onto its base seal when in the closed position to create a watertight seal.

Sliding Flood Gate at Dover - Open

Sliding Flood Gate at Dover - Opened

Sliding Flood Gate at Dover - Closed

Glass Floodwall at New Ross, Ireland


Flood Control International is completing a Glass Floodwall project at New Ross In southern Ireland. The Glass Floodwall varies in height from 600mm to 1200mm, and provides permanent protection against flooding with no intervention required.

A solid wall would have been unacceptable in this attractive town, and Flood Control International’s Glass Floodwall with stainless steel framing was chosen as a durable, dependable solution that enhances the public area as well as provides full height flood protection.

The design allows for impact loading and also a sacrificial lamination in each glass pane so that even if one pane would crack, the full height water level is still contained.

Framework Partner for Thames Water Flood Resilience Programme


Flood Control International is a Framework Partner for delivering the Flood Resilience Programme with Thames Water. The framework involves protecting a number water and wastewater treatment sites from flooding.

Our project at Maple Lodge WWTW is currently well underway with most of the at-risk assets protected. The designs have had to take in many considerations such as usability, the continuance of operations as well as cost and the variety of types of asset requiring protection. This project is the first of many which Flood Control International is preparing to deliver.

​Self Closing Flood Barrier installed at Car Park


Flood Control International recently supplied a self-closing flood barrier to a car park in Tunbridge Wells. The flood barrier activates automatically with the rising floodwater, and does not require any human intervention to protect the area.

Glass Floodwall Erected for Environment Agency on South Coast


Flood Control International is nearing completion supplying and installing a 530m long flood-proof glass wall along the estuary at Shoreham by Sea. The glass floodwall uses marine grade stainless steel frames and specially designed glass, and allows a continuous width handrail for a good visual line. The glass flood barriers are designed to allow for full height loading and impact loads, and offer a cost effective permanent solution to raising flood protection heights without removing any views from homeowners and riverbank users.


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