Depoldering Noordwaard, Nieuwe Merwede (1) ...

  • Client Rijkswaterstaat, programma Ruimte voor de Rivier
  • Contractor GMB Civiel B.V.
  • Work Ontpoldering Noordwaard
  • Date Augustus - november 2013

The project Depoldering Noordwaard progressing surely and steadily. On one of the pictures shown can be seen that pumping station and headwall are placed next to each other. Nature now continues its course, and in the course of time this pumping station and headwalls will integrate in the landscape. It already works.
The project consist a total of:

  • 16 pumping stations
  • One passage structure made up of a quantity of concrete precast elements
  • 5 tensioned culverts
  • 26 slabs voor foundation
  • 29 headwalls.

In this project, bespoke concrete pumping stations of Martens are combined with the standard headwalls of Martens.