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Brisbane River Catchment Flood Study

Comprehensive Hydraulic and Hydrologic Assessments undertaken in response to the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry, providing a comprehensive plan to manage Brisbane River flood risk.

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  • Technical Summary Report (Milestone 7 ) - FinalPDF Popular

    This Technical Summary Report presents an overview of Phases 2A and 2B, namely the Hydrologic and Hydraulic Assessments.

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  • Hydraulics Report (Milestone 6) - Draft finalPDF Popular

    Milestone Report 6 provides an overarching view and presents the key findings of the Hydraulic Assessment, including the methodologies developed and used, based on Milestone Reports 1 to 5.

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  • A3 Addendum (Milestone report 6) - Draft finalPDF Popular

    Provides an overarching view and presents the key findings of the Hydraulic Assessment, including the methodologies developed and used, based on Milestone Reports 1 to 5.

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  • Detailed Model Results (Milestone report 5) - ...PDF Popular

    Milestone report 5 provides details on: - Detailed Model simulation of 60 selected Monte Carlo events to produce mapped output for the 11 AEP (Annual Exceedance Probability) events specified in the ITO; - Detailed Model simulation of...

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  • Drawing Addendum (Milestone report 5) - Draft ...PDF Popular

    The purpose of this report is to provide details on: - Detailed Model simulation of 60 selected Monte Carlo events to produce mapped output for the 11 AEP (Annual Exceedance Probability) events specified in the ITO; - Detailed Model...

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  • Plot Addendum (Milestone 5) - Draft finalPDF Popular

    The purpose of this report is to provide details on: - Detailed Model simulation of 60 selected Monte Carlo events to produce mapped output for the 11 AEP (Annual Exceedance Probability) events specified in the ITO; - Detailed Model...

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  • Table Addendum (Milestone 5) - Draft finalPDF Popular

    The purpose of this report is to provide details on: - Detailed Model simulation of 60 selected Monte Carlo events to produce mapped output for the 11 AEP (Annual Exceedance Probability) events specified in the ITO; - Detailed Model...

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  • Fast Model Results (Milestone report 4) - ...PDF Popular

    Milestone report 4 is to provide details on the: -Simulation and checking of 11,3402 Monte Carlo events provided by the Hydrologic Assessment through the Fast Model; -Undertaking of a level frequency analysis at 28 Reporting Locations to...

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  • Drawing Addendum (Milestone report 4) - Draft ...PDF

    The purpose of this report is to provide details on the: -Simulation and checking of 11,3402 Monte Carlo events provided by the Hydrologic Assessment through the Fast Model; -Undertaking of a level frequency analysis at 28 Reporting...

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  • Plot Addendum (Milestone report 4) - Draft finalPDF

    The purpose of this report is to provide details on the: -Simulation and checking of 11,3402 Monte Carlo events provided by the Hydrologic Assessment through the Fast Model; -Undertaking of a level frequency analysis at 28 Reporting...

    4 recent views 4 total views
  • Detailed Model Development and Calibration ...PDF Popular

    Milestone report 3 provides an overview of the development and calibration of the Detailed Hydraulic Model, including data used, methodology adopted for model schematisation, calibration/verification to historical events and proofing for...

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  • Drawing Addendum (Milestone report 3) - Draft ...PDF

    The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the development and calibration of the Detailed Hydraulic Model, including data used, methodology adopted for model schematisation, calibration/verification to historical events and...

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  • Plot Addendum (Milestone report 3) - Draft finalPDF

    The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the development and calibration of the Detailed Hydraulic Model, including data used, methodology adopted for model schematisation, calibration/verification to historical events and...

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  • Fast Model Development and Calibration ...PDF

    Milestone Report 2 reports on the development of the Fast Model and its calibration and verification to the historical floods of 1974, 1996, 1999, 2011 and 2013.

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  • Drawing Addendum (Milestone report 2) - Draft ...PDF

    This reports on the development of the Fast Model and its calibration and verification to the historical floods of 1974, 1996, 1999, 2011 and 2013.

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  • Plot Addendum (Milestone report 2) - Draft finalPDF

    Reports on the development of the Fast Model and its calibration and verification to the historical floods of 1974, 1996, 1999, 2011 and 2013.

    2 recent views 5 total views
  • Data Review and Modelling Methodology ...PDF

    Milestone Report 1 reports on the data review and collation phase, and presents the proposed methodology for the hydraulic modelling, for review and feedback from the Independent Panel of Experts (IPE) and Technical Working Group (TWG).

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  • Reconciled and Recommended Flood Frequency ...PDF Popular

    This report describes the estimated design peak flows and design flood volumes for different methodologies. Reconciled and recommended design flows for ‘no-dams’ and ‘with-dams’ conditions are proposed on the basis of these results.

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  • Hydrologic Model Calibration and Verification ...PDF Popular

    A review of the hydrologic model calibration and verification.

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  • Hydrologic Model RecalibrationPDF Popular

    This report presents the recalibration of the URBS model, incorporating the changes recommended by the two review processes.

    2 recent views 43 total views
  • Assessment of Implications of Climate Change ...PDF Popular

    This report provides discussion on what the relevant climatic variables are, projected climatic changes for South-East Queensland, and a practical means of incorporating the predicted change into the BRCFS. Importantly, the paper...

    3 recent views 57 total views
  • Flood Frequency Analysis ReportPDF Popular

    This document provides an outline of the methodology proposed for the assessment of standard flood frequency analysis for a number of locations within the Brisbane River catchment for the ‘no-dams conditions’.

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  • Design Event Approach ReportPDF Popular

    This report presents the design event methodology, and first pass design event estimates for the ‘No-dams’ condition and ‘With-dams’ condition for the nominated locations within the catchment.

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  • Data Rating Curve and Historical Flood ReviewPDF Popular

    This report aims to address Sections 3.6.2, 3.6.3 and 3.6.4 of the Brisbane River Catchment Flood Study (BRCFS) brief (dated 1 July 2013).

    3 recent views 45 total views
  • Monte Carlo Simulation ReportPDF Popular

    This report describes one of the methods considered for estimating design floods in the Brisbane River catchment: a Monte Carlo Simulation technique. The report describes, in detail, the methodology and data sources.

    3 recent views 46 total views
  • Dam Operations Module ImplementationPDF Popular

    This report discusses the implementation of the Dam Operations Module within the real-time control software RTC tools as a component of the Delft-FEWS framework for use in assessing the ‘With-dams conditions’ design flood estimates...

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  • Draft Final Hydrology ReportPDF Popular

    This report provides an overview of the methodologies and data that have been considered in producing estimates of design floods for various locations within the Brisbane River Catchment.

    4 recent views 169 total views

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