In order to reduce the need for dredging in the Upper Seascheldt Waterwegen en Zeekanaal NV is installing a pilot project in Uitbergen, consisting in reshaping the river bed to change the currents and reduce sedimentation in the inner river bend. It is one of three pilot projects included in the Sustainable Management Plan of the Upper Seascheldt. For this pilot project fascine mattress are being sunk to the river bottom. The works last till October the 7th, here you can see a short film of the works (drone footage).

IMDC did the design of the project, and drafted the Terms of Reference for the works. Our measurement team performs current measurements before and after the works.


Link : W&Z

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