HKV Consultants assists the Romanian water authorities of the Arges Vedea river bassin with the implementation of the EU Flood Directive. The consultancy firm will also play a major role in the development of hydrological models and the development of flood risk maps.

Digital elevation model
The overall project involves the development of a digital elevation model with LIDAR, the surveying of cross sections, creating hydrologic, hydraulic and inundation models, as well as the assessment of mitigation measures.

The study area is almost 18.000 km2, including the capital Bucharest. Furthermore a hydraulic model will be developed for 3.500 km of rivers.

Work began in November 2011 and continues until the spring of 2013.

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HKV Consultants
Lelystad, the Netherlands
+31 320 29 42 42 (Marco Hartman)