Apeldoorn climate-resilient

Just like many other towns and cities, Apeldoorn suffers from flooding during extreme rainfall. The Municipality of Apeldoorn has therefore disconnected the rainwater from the sewer system with the help of 150 DSI® infiltration wells. It is a pilot project that the entire of Europe could learn lessons from. Collaboration and monitoring Solutions for the […]

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On track: 20 new FHVI wells in Apeldoorn

In 2020, Henk van Tongeren Water & Techniek placed 20 new FHVI wells in Apeldoorn. They are part of the agreement in the context of the AERFIT project that will place 150 of these wells over a period of 3 years. Fifty new wells are planned for 2021 Placing an FHVI well is quite a […]

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New animation video about FHVI technique

Do you want to explain the FHVI technique in a easy way? Or you don’t know the technique that well and you would like to understand it more in depth? Please have a look at a this new video about the technique.  In two minutes the whole concept is explained. You explore how the technique […]

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Brussels visits LIFE AERFIT site in Apeldoorn

The LIFE AERFIT project in Apeldoorn was honored with a site visit from Brussels. On behalf of the Neemo monitoring team, Kinnie De Beule witnessed the first results of the project. The steering committee of LIFE AERFIT took her on a bicycle tour through the city on a cold, foggy December day. The LIFE AERFIT […]

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Use of the DSI technology in Putten

On behalf of the Municipality of Putten, Anacon-Infra performed a technical evaluation for the use of the DSI technology. From the autumn of 2016 through to 2018, various filter solutions were tested, including pre-filter systems from other suppliers. The evaluation mainly focused on the management aspects and possible contamination of the system. Unfortunately, however, none […]

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First meeting AERFIT expert group highly promising

The first major meeting for the AERFIT project was a success. The experts present were convinced that if the pilot in Putten is successful, then the FHVI technology will be used in other towns as well. Besides the existing AERFIT project group, participants from Utrecht University, Delft University of Technology, German University of Technology Oman, […]

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EU funding for DSI®

The EU has awarded a LIFE grant for the use of rainwater infiltration with the DSI® technology. In Putten, 570 DSI® infiltration wells will be realised in 2017. These wells will be monitored over the next 2 years. The EU LIFE project called AERFIT (Adaptation to Extreme Rainfall) is a demonstration of the DSI® technology […]

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