Coastal & Marine Disaster Planning and Recovery
Stantec experts share their knowledge on the trends, innovations, and challenges shaping resilient coastal community design.
How advances in computer simulations can lead to more resilient coastlines
Advanced numerical modeling technology allows engineers to simulate complex and changing conditions for more successful and resilient projects
Underwater remote sensing: Surveying the marine world safer, faster, and more affordably
Futuristic-sounding sensors let scientists work in multiple places at once, but it’s important to begin with a clear study design
[With Video] How can technology from video games bring flood risks to life?
FEMA Risk MAP data and 3D mapping help the public visualize flood risk and support more resilient communities
Predicting the unpredictable: How a Stantec toolbox helps us understand future flood risks
Stantec and clients are combining historic rainfall and climate data with the latest modelling tools to prepare communities for future weather events
Published in NC Currents: Storm Damage Risk Reduction – Permanent Canal Closures and Pumps
A look at the top 10 factors coastal communities should consider and address in future builds to reduce hurricane storm damage risk
Strapped for cash: How to help fund public projects for communities
With the right approach, communities can fund flood mitigation using grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency
[With Video] Project Impossible? Not when you have the right team!
A massive flood-fighting complex in New Orleans is featured on HISTORY’s documentary series premiering on September 1
Living shorelines: Recovery, restoration, and resiliency after Hurricane Sandy
Using the natural environment helps our coasts endure and thrive in the face of severe weather, flooding, and climate change
What utilities can do now to prepare for a major storm event—4 key initiatives
In hurricane-prone Florida, preparing power delivery systems for resiliency in advance of storms can reduce restoration time and costs
Economics of Water Series: Extreme weather—after the hurricanes
Resiliency and coastal restoration experts say severe storm recovery starts with preparedness
Is your levee at risk? 3 ways to keep your community safe
FEMA may come knocking under levee regulations asking for your certification. We’ve got some tips to help you prepare.