HKV Consultants assists the Southern Illinois University with the preparation of hydrodynamic levee-breach and inundation modeling for Metro East Sanitary District (MESD) in Granite City, with particular focus on the US Steel plant. This area is situated along the easterly bank of the Mississippi River, immediately across from St. Louis.

Hydrodynamic models
The primary objective of the study is to estimate flood arrival times and maximum flood depths for the 1/500 year event. HKV Consultants provides the university with computational facilities as well as technical assistance in the use of hydrodynamic models.

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