Reeuwijk Plassen, The Netherlands

Reeuwijk Plassen, Netherlands


Product:         Geotube® Marine Structures Technology

Application:   Breakwaters

Location:       Reeuwijk Plassen, The Netherlands


The Challenge:

This popular recreational area wanted to build a breakwater structure to protect the inland shoreline area.

The Solution:

Geotube® marine containment technology was used to construct the desired breakwater.  The top of the Geotube® structure was sprigged with native vegetation.

The Results:

After six months, the top of the breakwater was completely covered with vegetation.  In addition to protecting the shoreline, the Geotube® breakwater created a new wildlife habitat.