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Ambiguity safety statement waterworks

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Flood hazard

An increased flood hazard because the flood defence does not meet the requirements and/or due to extreme conditions.

The improvement of waterworks is often aimed at individual waterworks instead of a whole dike path or multiple waterworks. A new law, the Water Act, requires assessment based on the whole dike range. Compiling such a safety statement is difficult.


Practical guidance waterworks

By using the practical guidance waterworks, water-managing parties are given guidance to construct a safety statement for checked waterworks in a structural manner. The step-by-step plan contains technical and environmental aspects and provides a direction for the solution of an improvement task.

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  • Usable for every manager of regional of secondary water-retaining waterworks.
  • The depth of the guidance is usable for specialists as well as project leaders or managers.


  1. Topic Water safety
  2. Development state 10: Proven in operational situation
  3. Water type Surface water

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Water Innovation Award