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Janssen, M.E. (author)
Using the effects of climate change as a chance for nature, economy and spatial quality to offer new perspectives for the island of Goeree-Overflakkee and to use this as a case study for similar areas
master thesis 2016
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Huls, S.L.S.Q. (author)
The city of Dordrecht and its municipality are since destructive floods in the past one of the most developed and state-of-the-art cities in the Netherlands concerning water safety and flood reduction. Within the graduation studio one of the topics was the island of Dordrecht and the current strategy for water safety. This project takes the...
master thesis 2016
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Van Wijngaarden, Q. (author)
master thesis 2015
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Bouvy, K.W. (author)
A integrated strategy where the spatial intervention that are required for flood protection are integrated with the ecological quality and the socio-economic development.
master thesis 2014
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Le, T. (author)
For three hundred years, Mekong delta has become a water society where inhabitants in this region developed adaptive strategies, often called “shaking hand with floods”. Historically, people first settled on the lightly higher terraces and later on the levees along the river. With the digging of canals, people started to settle along the canal...
master thesis 2013
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Flikweert, D.C. (author)
In the Southwest Delta are the main assignments flood defence, freshwater supply, ecology and fragmentation of the urban delta. This fragmentation occurred because urban regions developed on the edge of the estuarine landscape of Rhine, Meuse and Scheldt. The characterless in between landscapes are disturbing the relation between urban regions...
master thesis 2013
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Konings, V. (author)
Since 2008, for the first time in history, more than 50% of the world’s population lives in cities. This development can be seen in the Mekong delta in Southern Vietnam, one of the world’s most threatened delta areas related to climate change. This area is experiencing a quick process of urbanisation and economic growth. Meanwhile, large areas...
master thesis 2012
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Den Besten, N. (author)
The invention of technology for land reclamation in the 10th century started a unique transformation in the delta. Sand plates were dike-ed and pumped and became polders. Examples of early harbor cities created on the dike-ring are Ooltgensplaat and Oude Tonge. These cities were founded at the main creek of a sand plate. The polders created a...
master thesis 2012
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Lee, S.H. (author)
Port city on the Dutch delta has a number of challenges from several factors such as climate change, decline of port economy and degrade spatial quality by the industrial harbour. In urban and regional planning, the future climate and port change are one of the great challenges because of their uncertainty. The port condition can be changed in...
master thesis 2012
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Sharma, A.C. (author)
The thesis explores a strategic spatial proposal for a ‘Wetland Economic Zone’ in Mumbai’s salt-pan/ mangrove/ wetland area on Thane creek. The strategy questions the city’s blanket zoning attitude, and integrates primary sector economies like food production in sustainable practices but using the genius of the place, serving socio-economic...
master thesis 2011
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Hietbrink, L. (author)
Due to climate change the water level in the Dutch rivers will rise the next century. In the current situation flood defence systems have reached their maximum capacity. The Deltacommissie (2008) recommends measurements in most parts of the river landscape. The trend is to give the rivers more space instead of strengthening the water defence....
master thesis 2011
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Hinborch, M. (author)
The flood defence in the historical town centre of Dordrecht is situated in the Voorstraat, which is a busy shopping street. The dike itself is too low at some places, but with a system of flood stop logs in the doors of buildings along the street some extra height can be reached. The reliability of the stop log system is doubted however, so...
master thesis 2011
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Thao Pham, T.T. (author)
The research tends to build up the concepts and designs for “Regeneration Sai Gon’s Port” project in Vietnam. The project focuses on transformation Sai Gon waterfront when port relocated to near the sea. The case in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, since the city was established in 1698, the port located along the Saigon River and the main canals have...
master thesis 2010
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Stalenberg, B. (author)
master thesis 2004
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