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First application of mobile flood protection wall in Hungary  

First application of mobile flood protection wall in Hungary  

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Flooding is a burning issue in Hungary because of its geographical conditions. The topic of this article is to describe the mobile flood protection methods, which are able to accomplish the criteria of environment and sustainability. Mobile flood wall is a new solution in flood protection which is used in populated area. The design of mobile flood...

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... (or a concrete wall) is intolerable (e.g. due to traffic) or unwanted (e.g. a settlement does not wish to be separated from a river) during periods of low and medium water level. Mobile walls are suitable in locations lacking the space needed for building embankments. In Hungary the first mobile flood protection wall was installed in 2006 in Baja (Fig. ...

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