Surface Water Drainage

At Polypipe we offer the UK's most extensive range of surface water drainage systems suitable for highways, rail, airport, ports, harbours, commercial and public sector projects.


Our extensive range of surface water drainage systems include Ridgidrain and Ridgistorm-XL thermoplastic structured walled piping systems, which range from 100 - 3000mm in diameter, have a design life in excess of 60 and 100 years respectively. They are complemented by a complete range of gullies, land drainage solutions, filter drains, flow control devices and access and inspection chambers.


In addition, our surface water drainage systems separate everything from silt and debris through to heavy metal pollutants improving the quality of water entering the watercourse.


Polypipe surface water drainage solutions can accommodate any surface area and scale of construction. They meet all relevant regulations, standards and legislation, and come with WRc, BBA and PADS approval where possible.

The benefits of Polypipe's Surface Water Drainage Systems include:

  • Manufactured in durable HDPE
  • A range of adaptors available
  • Light in weight with superior strength
  • Designed to optimum stiffness classification
  • Excellent load bearing capability
  • Superior performance in areas of differential settlement
  • Excellent resistance to sulphate and chemical attack
  • Superior hydraulic performance achieved through smooth bore
  • 100% recyclable

For more information head over to our Technical Hub where you can download our latest datasheets, standard details, certifications and specification clauses for Polypipe Surface Water Drainage Systems. You can also contact our Technical Team for a rapid response to all enquiries.

  • Surface Water Drainage

    With specialist solutions for highways and railways, agriculture, building projects in the private and public sectors plus airports, seaports and harbours, there's a Polypipe answer for every

  • Highway Drainage | Polypipe Civils

    Highway Drainage

    We offer a comprehensive range of BBA HAPAS approved surface water drainage systems, conforming to Highways England standards and specifications to meet the needs of highway projects.

  • Rail Drainage

    We offer an extensive range of trackside and station solutions to facilitate surface water drainage, and our products are integral to a number of major rail infrastructure projects throughout

  • Commercial and Public Drainage

    Our Ridgidrain and Ridgistorm-XL thermoplastic, structured walled, surface water drainage pipes, from 100-3000mm in diameter, have inherent advantages over legacy materials such as concrete an

  • Port and Harbour Drainage

    With their large loadings and big impermeable expanses, ports and harbours pose very specialised water management and drainage challenges.