Here you can find the latest updates from the Delta Alliance network, Delta Alliance newsletters, and news items on deltas and climate change. Items older than two months are stored in the Archive section:
The Water Channel / Delta Alliance, Thursday 15 October 2015
Henk Ovink’s Rebuild by Design Competition receives US Federal innovation award Henk Ovink, Delta Alliance International Governing Board Member, developed the Rebuild by Design Competition. This international design competition tasked with developing innovative plans to protect the New York region from another Superstorm Sandy, has been awarded the first-ever 'Most Groundbreaking Federal Challenge or Prize Competition' in the USA.
Delta Alliance Secretary / Government.nl, Friday 9 October 2015
New Delta Flume takes Dutch dike expertise forward The Netherlands has a new hydraulic research facility: the Delta Flume. The ten-metre-high wave board from Delta Alliance partner Deltares can simulate any wave pattern found at sea or in rivers. This facility in Delft will be the location for full-scale studies of the effects of extreme waves on dikes, dunes or breakwaters.