Case study: Hydraulic filling of islands, Tidal Elbe, (20th c.)

Location of the case study

Islands of Schweinesand, Hanskalbsand, Lühesand, Pagensand, DE

Description of the application

Hydraulic filling as consequence of the depeening of the Elbe and ist fairway. The excavated sediment if deposited on the area of Schweinesand, Hanskalbesand, Lühesand and Pagensand.

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Implementation costs (Show all)

>1.000.000 €

Served purpose of implementation (Show all)

Mildly Positive

Responsible authority levels (Show all)

National - Government

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Real Case Study

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Hydraulic filling

Last modified: Sept. 12, 2016, 8:48 a.m.