Design and performance investigation of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) - live pole drains

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GCU and TUDelft are collaborating to optimise the design and elucidate the performance of Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) and in particular Live Pole Drains by developing a series of original numerical and physical models.
PeriodOct 2021Oct 2022
Held atDelft University of Technology, Netherlands


  • SuDS
  • live pole drain
  • Nature-based Solutions
  • Drainage
  • Water budget
  • Blue infrastructure
  • Green Infrastructure
  • Slope stability