Site handbook for the construction of SUDS (C698)

This handbook provides guidance on the construction of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SUDS) to facilitate their effective implementation within developments. The handbook is aimed at site engineers and SUDS practitioners. The handbook can also be used in conjuction with CIRIA publication The SUDS Manual (C697) that provides comprehensive guidance on the planning, design, construction and operation of SUDS.

Keywords: pollution prevention, urban drainage, rivers and waterways, sustainable construction, water infrastructure, sustainable resource use, urban regeneration, urban hydrogeology, climate change, flooding.

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The SUDS Manual (C697)

ISBN: 978-0-86017-698-5

Author: Woods-Ballard B, Kellagher R et al

Number of pages: 62 (paperback)

Publisher: CIRIA

Date of Publication: February 2007