Preparing for compliant drainage design

A guide for adoptable and non-adoptable drainage under the new Design and Construction Guidance (DCG)



How will the new DCG rules affect you?

The new DCG rules implemented under the Sewerage Sector Guidance (SSG) will come into force in 2020. This white paper provides guidance on the rules for civil and structural engineers to enable them to effectively produce optimal designs without any delay in production.



A look at what is new in the Design and Construction Guidance which replaces Sewers for Adoption 7 (SfA7)

Clarity over the adoption of SuDs assets that will be adopted by water companies.

How digital technology can enable engineers to design optimal drainage schemes which are compliant and cost efficient

Full Chapter List

1) Context and driver for the new guidance

2) What is new?

3) Criteria

4) Adoptable SuDS

5) Non-adoptable SuDS

6) Implementation

7) The remit of adoption