A three-year research project on the so-called Urban Waterbuffer (UWB) – a circular water system – was recently concluded with satisfaction. The UWB makes possible the subsurface storage of water in urban areas. The concept was thoroughly tested in a few field trials within the TKI Urban Waterbuffer project. A wide consortium of knowledge institutes, engineering consultancies, contractors, suppliers and end-users collaborated in the development of a digital guide. This offers practical handles to tackle and solve the flooding and drought challenges in an integrated manner.
Read more on the tki website (in Dutch).