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Dränbeton – Probekörper

Extensive construction work is currently underway to expand the spillway. Non-standard concretes are being used to minimize or prevent cracking and to permanently ensure the drainage effect.

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Sommerstau 256 m ü. NN

Due to local thunderstorms on July 14/15, 2021, the water level of the Prüm River at the Echtershausen gauge rose rapidly from approx. 0.5 m to 4.2 m within a few hours. Due to these heavy rain events, the Bitburg dam has been dammed up to 259.88 m above sea level, i.e. up to approx. 35 cm below the dam crest, according to information from the Bitburger Land association municipality.

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Nachbildung der weiträumigen Überschwemmungen in einem Szenario an der Unstrut im Modell (erstellt im Auftrag des TLUBN)

Following the devastating floods on the Danube and Elbe in summer 2013, the German government decided to implement a national flood protection program. Approximately 200 measures were included in this National Flood Protection Program nationwide, for which a supraregional effect is assumed.

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Wehr Großhesselohe

In mid-May 2021, Tractebel Hydroprojekt was commissioned by Stadtwerke München (SWM) to carry out the detailed design and tendering for the construction of the new Großhesselohe weir on the Isar River south of Munich. For the construction phase, Tractebel Hydroprojekt was also commissioned with the local construction supervision.

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Foto: Stadt Baden-Baden/Fachgebiet Tiefbau

Mitigating the consequences of climate change: Tractebel Hydroprojekt is planning extensive measures to protect the city on the Oos River from a 100-year flood.

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Laserscan des aufgebauten Modells zur Verifizierung des Modells gegenüber der Planung bzw. des Planungs-DGMs

Immediately after the foundation of the Freiburg business office in 2017, we were awarded the contract for the rehabilitation of the Oberfüllbruch flood retention basin, which is located north of the city of Karlsruhe, by the Karlsruhe Regional Council. The retention area and the associated complex watercourse network were essentially built in the 1930s, as part of the so-called Pfinz-Saalbach…

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Bauwerk 57 mit Traggerüst im Bereich des Wehrüberlaufes

The Federal Republic of Germany, represented by the Wasserstraßen-Neubauamt Helmstedt, has planned the replacement of the road bridges 57, 57A and 57B in the course of the K 9 over the Weser weir, the power plant area and the foreland area at the Langwedel barrage and awarded the execution to the construction company Ludwig Freytag GmbH.

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Reclamation opencast mine Sedlitz

Tractebel hydro project plans and supervises: Weir construction at lake Sedlitz and siel construction at the Black Elster completed

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Ring dam of the upper basin with inlet towers

Due to the changed conditions on the energy market, pumped storage power plants are of particular importance with regard to the storage of renewable energy, e.g. from wind energy or overarching grid regulation. Accordingly, Europe-wide investigations have been carried out in recent years to expand these capacities.

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Lift bridge ensemble Lübeck

The planning task of Tractebel Hydroprojekt GmbH within the engineering community "HBL" with the office Böger & Jäckle from Rendsburg, which began in 2017, will be continued from April 2021 after a successful conclusion of a contract with the Waterways New Construction Office Magdeburg.

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