This multi functional flood barrier offers the ability to change the height of the flood barrier.
This is a great low cost, green and rapid solution for a new river barrier.
The UK suffered from floods in 2014. Neptune has an answer to it.
This barrier does not have to be knocked down and rebuilt. Its height can easily be increased on site responding to any unexpected increase in sea levels whenever they might occur. Read More
The heavy rain over Burlington, Ont., on Aug. 4 was an isolated event, but climate change seems to be accompanied by more extreme storms that overwhelm infrastructure and cause flooding.
Canadians are facing a ‘new breed’ of storms, and governments should change the way they plan for the kind of wild weather that caused a flash flood in Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
And not only in Canada. All around the world, infrastructure is aging and breaking down. We need to take into consideration the new climate and look for innovations like green roofs, porous pavements and storm management solutions like the various and complementary water solutions at BetterWorldSolutions. Read More
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 Read More
Thousands of kilometers of dikes protect the Dutch from floading
Two third of the Dutch live below sealevel. And because we want to keep our feet dry, we have a lot of dykes.
- in the reclamation of peatland and marshlan
- as coastal embankments
- to enclose polders and flank rivers
But how do we treat them correctly?