Flood Retention Basin Merching

To improve the flood protection for the market town of Mering, the construction of a flood retention basin with a retention volume of 1,099,000 m³ will be carried out. The basin is planned as a straight-line, up to 5.25 m high and 720 m long dam and a two-span control structure (regulation 11.7 m³ / s) in conjunction with a solid weir and electrical control.

Water Management Authority, Donauwörth

Construction Period
2018 to 2020

Project planning
Structural design
Technical equipment design
Health and safety coordination, site supervision

Picture 1 / © EDR GmbH: Passage building Merching - 3D printing

Picture 2 / © EDR GmbH: Passage building Merching - Passage building and dam illustrated as 3D model