Description of the applicationIn Saulxures and Pulnoy near Nancy, France, public parks were equipped in order to store up to 13,000 and 4,000m3 of rainwater respectively. In both basins, when the rainfall event exceeds a critical threshold, the basin stores excess water, and finally discharges the water at an acceptable flow rate for the downstream wastewater treatment plant.
Flood management measures
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Last modified: Sept. 13, 2016, 4:35 a.m.