Fugro's investigation links Dutch subsidence to former peat extraction

Fugro has completed important ground investigation research into the cause of subsidence and possible associated damage to rural homes located on a former peat extraction site between Nieuw-Amsterdam and Erica in the north-east of the Netherlands.

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Fugro’s research into the causes of subsidence was on a former peat extraction site between Nieuw-Amsterdam (shown) and Erica in the Netherlands

Under a contract for the Municipality of Emmen, the Province of Drenthe, and the Vechtstromen Water Authority, Fugro delivered a multidisciplinary programme of geoconsulting, geotechnical