Flood Prevention Success Stories


Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Residential property protected from the Hurricane Florence flooding with the Geodesign Barrier flood protection system. [see drone video here]



Atlantic City, New Jersey

DCO Energy Switch gear & fuel oil pump room flood protection. This building supplied electricity to 2 casinos for their security after they were evacuated for the impending Hurricane Irene 320 LF of 7’ high Portadam installed August 2011.



Arvika, Sweden

The lake Glafsfjorden in northern Sweden rose by more than 10 feet and almost 5000 linear ft of the Geodesign Barrier were deployed.



Charlesville, Australia

Roughly 1000 linear ft of the 5FT Aluminum Flood Barrier were deployed to protect the city of Charlesville in Queensland, Australia.



Ironbridge, United Kingdom

In February 2004, torrential rain wreaked havoc and the river Severn rose to a severe flood level in Ironbridge.



Villa Grove, Illinois

60 foot square 10’ high Portadam installed around The GTE phone switching station for flood protection from the Embarras River. Installed April 1994



Dupo, Illinois

Harrisonville telephone exchange. 10 ‘ high Portadam installed for flood protection from the Mississippi River in August of 1993.



Richmond, British Columbia

This Portadam was installed to prevent the British Columbia Transmission Corp (BC Hydro) Ingledow Sub Station from flooding from the rising waters of the Fraser River due to ice melt in the mountains. Installed  740 lf of 7’ high Portadam in May of 2007.



Monroe City. Missouri

US Army Corps of Engineers Flood Protection Project for the Clarence Cannon Dam Switchyard Flood Berm Extension;

1,000LF of 10’ high Portadam installed August 2008



Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

The local member of Parliament in Witney, Prime Minister David Cameron, inspects the 2FT Aluminum Flood Barrier.



Membre and Vresse-sur-Semois, Belgium

The river Semois in the Wallonie district burst its banks and 400 linear ft of the 6FT Board Barrier was deployed in Membre.



Cologne, Germany

In February of 1995, 1600 linear ft of the Euro Pallet Barrier (3 ft dam height) was assembled when the river Rhine broke its banks.



Upton upon Severn, United Kingdom

1300 linear ft of the 6FT Aluminum Flood Barrier protected the town from flooding more than 20 times in just three years.