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We are often asked about how Natural Flood Management (NFM) actually works and what the process for installing it is. So we had our graphics designer come up with a detailed illustration of all the implementations we use.  If you’d like to use this illustration please feel free to get in touch and we will send you one in a higher resolution.  Just a small … Continue reading Natural Flood Management (NFM) Application Illustration »

We’d just like to wish everyone a very Happy New Year! We’d like to thank all our staff, partners and clients for the continuing support and we hope 2021 is fantastic for all.

We would like to welcome our newest staff member Dr Stephanie Davidson CGeog(Geomorph), FRGS Stephanie is now our Principal Fluvial Geomorphologist. Stephanie has 25 years’ combined experience of consultancy and university research and teaching (Aberdeen and Norwich). Stephanie’s research interests focus on fluvial geomorphology and sedimentology, particularly natural channel design approaches to river restoration and engineering, erosion mitigation, flood management and reconstructing palaeogeography from preserved … Continue reading New Staff Member! »

Please have a look at our 10 Year News Letter for lots of exciting news and a little trip down memory lane.   cbec eco-engineering uk 10 Year News Letter 

We would like to welcome our newest staff member Chrystiann Lavarini, Ph.D Chrystiann is now a Senior Fluvial Geomorphologist. Chrystiann Lavarini is a geomorphologist who has investigated rivers and landscapes since his B.Sc. and M.Sc. (in Brazil), through to his Ph.D. at the University of Edinburgh. His research has coupled field, lab, and modelling techniques to answer questions on sediment transport, river dynamics, landscape evolution … Continue reading New Staff Member! »

We are 10!! It’s hard to believe we’ve reached this milestone already. A heartfelt thank you to all who have worked with and for us over years. Here’s to many more. Cheers! #cbecuk #happybirthdaytous Look out for our special 10 year anniversary newsletter which will include a timeline of all our special achievements!

    We are so delighted that one of the best projects we’ve ever had the pleasure to work on has won the UK River Prize for reach scale project!  Congratulations to all involved – The RRC, The Spey Fishery Board, The Cairngorm National Park Authority, Scotland The Big Picture, SNH and SEPA.  Well done everyone! You watch the winning video here:

cbec uk were responsible for the investigation and design of the Allt Lorgy and it’s now a finalist for the Uk River Prize! We applied a full ‘process restoration’ strategy with the aim of reinstating dynamic geomorphic and ecological processes. We have continued to monitor the development of the site. Good to be involved in another finalist! Congratulations to all involved – Spey Fishery Board, … Continue reading Uk River Prize Finalists 2020! »

Our Managing Director, Dr.Hamish Moir presented (online) at the EPA Ireland National Water Event on the 18th June. There were over 1400 virtual attendees! For more information please go to

Here’s our corona virus statement. Please be safe everyone.