While the country plays Russian roulette with the flood risk (every year, there is a 1 in 100 chance of experiencing a devastating flood costing 30 billion euros: see the article), some companies are seizing the chance to call on new technology in order to reduce their exposure to this risk.
A year on from the floods of June 2016, the French are still not safe from the risk of flooding.
A 100-year flood in the Paris region. RTL interview with Pascal Klein of MegaSecur. Do a cost-benefit analysis! Don't resign yourself to being flooded!
Article in a British newspaper on the Water-Gate Flood Barrier
The Water-Gate Flood Barrier is approved by FM Global the world leading insurance company. The barrier had been tested by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.