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HAMMER noise modelling tool to be enhanced

Posted: 02-Apr-2013

Announcement  - HR Wallingford’s tool to investigate the impact of underwater noise on animals, the Hydro-Acoustic Model for Mitigation and Ecological Response (HAMMER), will soon have increased data to model the behaviour of animals. The Natural Environment Research Council in the UK is funding a four month project to collect data on the behaviour of European sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax). This data will then be incorporated into the HAMMER model. Continue reading ›

First steps towards long term collaboration with Vietnam

Posted: 25-Mar-2013

A delegation from the Key Laboratory of River and Coastal Engineering (KLORCE) in Vietnam visited HR Wallingford to establish first links between the two organisations. HR Wallingford and the visitors discussed coastal issues and the use of physical and numerical models to study particular problems.  Continue reading ›

HR Wallingford wins Specialist Consultant Award 2013

Posted: 24-Mar-2013

Press release - A panel of industry experts, convened by the civil engineering magazine New Civil Engineer, has awarded HR Wallingford the accolade of ‘Specialist Consultant of 2013’ based on its strong economic performance during difficult economic times. This is one of six categories within the consultant awards.  Continue reading ›

Strengthening international relationships - welcoming Nanjing Hydraulics Research Institute to HR Wallingford

Posted: 19-Mar-2013

On Tuesday 19 March 2013 we were pleased to welcome Prof Jianyun Zhang, the president of Nanjing Hydraulics Research Institute, to HR Wallingford. He was accompanied by his colleagues Prof Yongjun Lu, Prof Shiqiang Wu, Prof Guoqing Wang and Prof Feng Sun. Continue reading ›

Feedback from our successful underwater noise workshop

Posted: 12-Mar-2013

HR Wallingford and Baker Consultants recently hosted a workshop to discuss the issue of underwater noise pollution related to marine renewables at the tenth RenewableUK Wave and Tidal Conference. The aim of the workshop was to facilitate knowledge exchange between the industry, regulators and academics. A summary of the workshop is given below.  Continue reading ›

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