Time

5:30pm - 6:30pm

Venue

Mansfield Civic Centre, Chesterfield Road S, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG19 7BH United Kingdom

Cost

Free to attend

Hosted by the CIWEM East Midlands branch

Event description

Severn Trent are undertaking a significant project in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire to retrofit Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) in order to reduce flooding in the catchment. This comprises over 1,400 separate interventions in the catchment including surface water separation.

This site visit follows on from the Mansfield Green recovery: Sustainable Drainage webinar held on 18 April 2023 that provided an introduction to the project, the drivers and approach taken.

The tour will provide an update of the project including a walk around the site. Whilst PPE is not mandatory we will be walking along roadsides and suitable footwear should be worn.


Part of the CIWEMFlood Resilience and Adaption series.

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About the speakers

Adam Boucher

Adam Boucher is the Network Operations Lead on the Green Recovery Project at Severn Trent Water. Adam has been with Severn Trent for many years working in Mansfield leading day to day operations within the Nottinghamshire catchment. For the last few years Adam has been leading the Mansfield SUDS programme.

Angus Smith

Angus Smith is the Lead Project Manager on the Green Recovery Project at Severn Trent Water. Angus has been with Severn Trent for several years initially working in the Capital Delivery Waste Infrastructure team and few years ago moved into the Green Recovery programme.

Booking and joining information

This event is open to members and non-members of CIWEM.

Please note there is limited capacity at this event. Bookings must be made through 'My CIWEM' using the above booking link and are only confirmed once you have clicked ‘proceed & submit’ in the cart and received a confirmation email. Should you be unable to attend the event after booking, please cancel to allow other delegates to take the place.

If you have any questions about your booking or would like to cancel your attendance, please contact barbara.woods@ciwem.org.

If you have any queries about this talk, please contact Andrew Warren at Andrew.Warren@severntrent.co.uk.


About the venue and getting there

The event will take place at Mansfield Green Recovery Offices, located at the Mansfield Civic Centre, Chesterfield Rd S, Mansfield NG19 7BH. The venue is only 20 minutes’ walk from Mansfield Railway Station and bus routes run near the venue.

There will be a site visit included so suitable footwear and clothing is required although PPE is not mandatory.

Travelling to the venue

As part of CIWEM’s commitment to tackling the climate and ecological emergency we would encourage delegates to use the most environmentally sustainable means of transport possible.

By Train | Underground | Tram

Mansfield railway station is the nearest mainline railway station to the Mansfield Civic Centre and is at Station Rd, Mansfield NG18 5RN.

By Bus | Coach

The no. 6 bus routes run near the Mansfield Civic Centre.

By foot | cycle

The Mansfield Civic Centre is only 20 minutes’ walk from Mansfield railway & bus stations and 5 minutes’ cycle ride.

By car

If you are coming by car, please consider sharing the journey with others to reduce your environmental footprint.


As this is an in-person event, please remain vigilant to control the spread of COVID-19 and stay safe.

We would request that if you think you might have contracted COVID or have recently had the disease, that you do not attend the event.

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