WSP and Engineering Matters are telling the story of our #wspchangemakers – who make extraordinary things happen.

Each episode contains exclusive insight into real problems facing the natural and built environment and the people who are overcoming them. 

Episode 9: Enhancing an Estuary, Restoring a River

Episode 8: HS2 and the Golden Thread of Station Design

Episode 7: The Legacy of the Lac Megantic Disaster

Episode 6: A vision for clean growth in Bradford


Episode 4: saving time, saving lives

Episode 3: Boosting London’s biodiversity

Episode 2: Powering and protecting Scottish heritage

protecting scottish heritage

Episode 1: Protecting England’s most flooded town

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Making the case for Looe’s £74m flood defence project

South east Cornwall’s picturesque and historic fishing harbour of Looe holds the dubious accolade of being the UK’s most flooded town.

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Flood Risk Management with Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water

Working with Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water (DCWW), we used our innovative overland flow routing tool, Flood Risk Modeller, to measure the resilience of DCWW’s drainage systems to an extreme weather event.

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WSP Changemaker: Jack Heslop

We spoke with Jack Heslop, Civil Engineer in WSP's water team, to find out more about his role as a WSP changemaker in coastal defences...

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The future of water

How will tomorrow’s trends reshape how we consume water? What effect will climate, technology and population have on water and day-to-day life?

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