Owen Griffiths and Karen King
Rhonda Cynon Taf County Borough Council (RCT Council) and AMX Solutions Ltd
Owen has been with RCT Council since 2016 and has over five year’s experience in Flood Risk Management teams, in particular the roles and responsibilities of being an LLFA and developing FRMP where he has dealt with major flooding incidents and assessing risks to local communities and infrastructure. With involvement on the steering committee throughout the SAB Regulation consultation with Welsh Government, his knowledge of the requirements and impacts of the new Schedule 3 regulation on internal council processes has been widely appreciated.
Karen had 7 years in the Royal Air Force as a Training Officer before running her own company as Sales and Support Director in the IT and training sector. With a Masters in Data Communications, Karen is a qualified PRINCE2 Project Manager and ITIL Service Manager. Karen supports clients to deliver high quality, tailored solutions to meet their asset management requirements.
Exploiting Asset Management for Sustainable Drainage
Looking at the cradle to grave management of sustainable drainage assets, through planning, construction, acceptance inspections, bedding-in and on to final adoption by the local authority. Ensuring users have access to the right information at the right time to make quick and accurate decisions, this Welsh case study demonstrates the value of having an effective system to easily integrate sustainable drainage assets from design in to long-term operation and strategy.