26 Jan '16, 3pm

Copenhagen's Enghaveparken public park is designed to be flooded

Copenhagen's Enghaveparken public park is designed to be flooded

As tides rise and superstorms become more frequent, Copenhagen is designing resilient architecture that can withstand the consequences of climate change . Enghaveparken public park was designed as a gathering space for the dry season that can also accommodate 24,000 cubic meters of water when it floods. A consulting group consisting of COWI , TREDJE NATUR and Platant proposed the project as a way of dealing with destructive cloudbursts and flooding without sacrificing public space.

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