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Issue

Rainwater flooding

Flooding due to heavy rainfall or high surface water levels.

In Egmond aan Zee intensive rainfall has several times led to serious flooding in the city center, causing damage to houses and commercial properties.

Solution

Watershells

Watershells can be used create large underground water storages. The topsoil remains available for normal use.

Waterblokshells Egmond aan Zee

Pros

  • Increased storage.
  • Inexpensive solution.
  • A layer of soil can be installed where bushes can grow.
  • When underneat a road there are no limitations for heavy traffic.

Characteristics

  1. Topic Urban water
  2. Development state 10: Proven in operational situation
  3. Setting type Urban area
  4. Water type Rainwater
  5. Project period 0-3 months