Elbe-Havel Canal


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Elbe-Havel Canal

 

a navigation canal in the German Democratic Republic, in Madgeburg and Potsdam districts. The canal links the Elbe River in its middle course, west of Burg, with the Havel River at Lake Plauer, southwest of Brandenburg; the canal continues to the network of waterways surrounding Berlin, including the Spree River, the Teltow Canal, and the Oder River. The Elbe-Havel Canal, which is 56.4 km long and 2 m deep, has three locks; it can accommodate vessels with a displacement of up to 1,000 tons.

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1 km south of the elbe-havel canal, and the construction of a drain line from the sewage treatment plant site to the elbe-havel canal genthin.
Enak Ferlemann, Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, today released the second Zerben lock on the Elbe-Havel Canal near Magdeburg for traffic - together with Prof.
The new lock and the Elbe-Havel Canal are parts of the VDE 17.
Contract notice: disposal (use, recovery or disposal) of dredged material as part of the development of the elbe-havel canal, construction phase s 92 ehk-km 377,700 - 379,000 period 2018 - 2019.
Tenders are invited for Disposal (use, recovery or disposal) of dredged material as part of the development of the elbe-havel canal, construction phase s 92 ehk-km 377,700 379,000 period 2018 2019
Tendering (disposal, recovery or disposal) of dredged material in the context of the development of the elbe-havel canal, construction phase s 92 ehk-km 377,700 379,000 period 2018 2019 12/20/17
The Elbe-Havel Canal is one leg of the Hannover-Magdeburg-Berlin waterway connection.
The Action is part of a Global Project which aims at upgrading by 2018 the Elbe-Havel Canal to Class Vb inland waterway standards.
The Midland Canal runs in east-west direction and connects the Dortmund-Ems Canal, the Weser, the Elbe-Seiten canal, the Elbe and the Elbe-Havel Canal. Container movement in the direction of both ports (Hamburg and Bremerhaven) is currently limited to a two-layer container transport.