Flood risk map for the city of Zurich

Project overview

All bodies of water in the city of Zurich were examined in terms of possible flood risks, and flood areas were calculated, assessed and visualised on intensity and risk maps.

Expertise involved

Hydraulic engineering


Office of Waste, Water, Energy and Air, canton of Zurich

Our services

Event analysis, hydrology, vulnerability analysis and scenario building, hydraulic 1-D and 2-D flood modelling, GIS data preparation, production of intensity and risk maps, communication with cantonal and municipal authorities.

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