Water and Sewage
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Water and sewage case studies

These case studies are water and sewage related projects that have used at least one tool to assess sustainability. This has enabled an investigation of the usefulness of tool in highlighting sustainability and its role in the decision making process. Case studies that have been chosen could be complete, ongoing or due to take place in the next couple of years and can be of a building, neighbourhood, city or regional scale.

The information included has be obtained from interviews with project staff, other literature and websites.

Two levels of information are included; a brief description of the case study, the tools used and how they have had an impact on the project and also a more indepth description which provides more detail and sources of information, this is presented in .pdf format.

Environmental monitoring in Breda
Umwelt Monitoring in Breda

The Netherlands

Gowerton Outfall
Urban water infrastructure management

Harbour bathing in Copenhagen
Hafen-Bäder in Kopenhagen

Creating clean bathing areas in the city are of Copenhagen

Lyon Confluence Storm Water Management
Lyon Confluence, Hochwassermanagement im Konfluenzgebiet von Rhône und Saône

Renovation of sewer and storm water network

Maurice Audin Storm Water Detention Basin
Maurice Audin Hochwasserrückhaltebecken

Transformation of a public-closed detention basin into a multifunctional hydraulic system.

Nefyn, Morfa Nefyn and Edern Sewage Treatment works
Kläranlagen in den Ortschaften Nefyn, Morfa Nefyn und Edern

The restructuring of a sewage system for three villages in North West Wales.

Porte des Alpes storm water management.
Hochwasserschutz in Porte des Alpes

Storm water management associated with an urban extension development.

Rehabilitation of water supply network in urban fields (CARE-W-ARP)
Sanierung von Wasserversorgungsnetzen in städtischen Gebieten (CARE-W-ARP)

Rehabilitation of water supply network

Water savings in Copenhagen
Wassersparmaßnahmen in Kopenhagen

Water saving campaign in Copenhagen