Live demo flood barriers today in Delft – Holland

demo floodproofholland BoxBarrier 2013

Demo FloodProofHolland BoxBarrier 2013

Today, July 3th, flood barriers demonstrate their power live to the community. For instance the BoxBarrier which battles flood with water. 

The test facility has been expanded and improved by the triple helix consortium containing: BAM, Green Soil Bag, Aggeres, BNP Brinkman, the Engineer Regiment RNLA, SlamDam, Stowa, TubeBarrier, Municipality Delft, Waterboard Delfland and the Delft University of Technology.

Every year, cities and regions all over the world face the challenge of temporary floods. This results in (fatal) human suffering and billions of euros in damages.

Test facility Floof Proof Holland II offerts entrepreneurs the opportunity to test and demonstrate innovative flexible temporary flood defenses, in cooperation with the Delft University of Technology.

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