Drawing of compartmentalisation on an urban scale © Urbanisten

Compartmentalisation on an urban scale

  • Water: 2
  • Multifunctional space usage: 2
  • Costs: 2
  • Construction costs: 2
  • Maintenance/management: 1


Dividing a large dike ring into a number of smaller compartments, even within urban areas, can limit the consequences of flooding to a smaller area.

Plattegrond waarop aangegeven staat  wat de vluchtroutes per deel zijn naar veilige plekken.
Measures in the strategy ‘A different way of dealing with water’/‘Anders omgaan met water’ © De Urbanisten