Rupel tunnel

project description

Design measures to allow for deepening of the channel crossing the Rupel tunnel and propose measures to investigate and repair leakages.

Scope of work

  • Research characteristics of the fairway and the shipping traffic
  • Checking of structural integrity of the tunnel due to deepening of the channel
  • Design of tunnel protection
  • Inspection of the tunnel
  • Proposal for repair of a leaking segment joint
  • Review of tunnel’s dredging monitoring plan
Specification sheet 2 page(s) - 291 KB

Client

Waterwegen en Zeekanaal, afdeling Zeekanaal

In co-operation with

Agentschap Wegen en Verkeer, Departement mobiliteit en openbare werken

Type of project

Immersed Tunnels

Country

Belgium

Location

Boom

Project duration

2015-2017

Project phase

Construction cost

Consultancy fee

€ 150.000