22 July 2014 -
The rescue services working at the Sand Motor acquired a new bather safety app recently that provides a picture of the currents throughout the area.
18 July 2014 -
To protect Deventer, Zutphen and the villages on the IJssel River from extreme high water and flooding, an eight-kilometre-long channel is being created between Veessen and Wapenveld.
16 July 2014 -
Five experts from the ‘Dutch Risk Reduction Team’, which includes Deltares, are visiting the Philippines right now. They are looking at what is needed to make the country more resilient so it can cope with the forces of nature in the future.
14 July 2014 -
It will soon be possible to monitor sagging sewers from space. This is an improvement on the traditional measurement methods, which are imprecise and extremely expensive.
08 July 2014 -
When is a dike safe enough? ‘Monitoring and/or upgrading?’ was the question facing a range of experts on 4 July looking at how to tackle flood defences that don't comply with safety standards. An assessment framework allows decision-makers to balance investments and failure risks.