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van Gogh, Jelle (author)
In the wake of climate change and rising water levels the city of Dordrecht is looking for alternative ways to prepare for coming threats other than keep raising the current dikes. In an exploration a suggestion is made to use the southern side of the island as a buffer for excess water. This research takes that suggestion a step further and...
master thesis 2018
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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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De Kort, R.P.J. (author)
In the coming century, global urban deltas will be confronted with the effects of climate change. This graduation project handles the Dutch South West Delta, and aims to handle this challenge by establishing a renewed relationship between the city and the delta’s natural dynamics. How to yield a climate change proof urban delta whilst...
master thesis 2012