About us

Who we are

HR Wallingford is an independent civil engineering and environmental hydraulics organisation. Exceptional people make us who we are. Our ability to innovate and push the boundaries of conventional thinking is renowned across the globe. When it comes to water, we’re in our element.

Fluid thinking. Smart solutions.

Our specialist research and consultancy know-how solves the world’s most complex water-related challenges.

Over 70-year track record of achievement

With more than 70 years of track record, our unique mix of know-how, assets and facilities includes state-of-the-art physical modelling laboratories, a full range of numerical modelling tools and, above all, enthusiastic people with world-renowned skills and expertise.

Reinvesting profits into research

A not-for-profit organisation, we reinvest our profits into strategic research. Our research underpins our smart solutions – meaning our clients benefit from our fresh thinking before anyone else.

Producing software to support water-related challenges

Our software tools are designed by our staff based upon their years of experience in the industry. Tools are specially adapted to meet today’s engineering challenges, technically robust, and easy to use.

Customer support is key to product success

Our customer support is key to the success of our products. We are proud of the client relationships that we have built across the water industry, internationally, over many years.

Through the combination of consultancy, state-of-the-art research, and software tool development, we are uniquely placed to stay at the forefront of the industry, leading the way with new tools and techniques that are perfectly designed for the challenges of today and tomorrow.

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