Case study: Construction of flood barrier, Billwerder bay, Hamburg (20th c.)

Location of the case study

Billwerder bay, Hamburg, DE

Description of the application

Dike line can be shortened to 18km. Hardly possible increase in Bille dikes can be avoided

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Implementation costs (Show all)

>1.000.000 €

Served purpose of implementation (Show all)

Strongly Positive

Responsible authority levels (Show all)

National - Government

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Last modified: Sept. 12, 2016, 8:02 a.m.