Hydropower

As Government policy strives to reducing carbon emissions and promoting the use of renewable energy, water power is becoming more and more important. Hydropower is reliable, predictable, and sustainable – providing one fifth of the world’s electricity.

Waterman’s knowledge and experience of pre-planning, design and construction, gained from a range of projects across the energy sector, enables us to assist clients throughout the key stages of hydropower projects. From single property micro hydro to larger community schemes, Waterman can provide advice and design services to suit a client’s needs. From the initial scoping of a potential site, through to detailed design of the scheme, Waterman can offer a multitude of services. We also cover supervision on-site during construction if required. Our services include;

• Feasibility Studies
• Preliminary Design
• Environmental Impact Assessment
• Detailed Planning/Licence Applications
• Health and Safety Advice
• Technology
• Civil/Structural Design
• Construction Management
• System Commissioning
• Operation and Maintenance