Bunker 599 (eng) ENG - This project lays bare two secrets of the New Dutch Waterline (NDW), a military line of defence in use from 1815 until 1940 protecting the cities of Muiden, Utrecht, Vreeswijk and Gorinchem by means of intentional flooding. A seemingly indestructible bunker with monumental status is sliced open. The design thereby opens up the minuscule interior of one of NDW’s 700 bunkers, the insides of which are normally cut off from view completely. In addition, a long wooden...
- Year 2011
- Work started in 2010
- Work finished in 2011
- Client DLG (The Dutch Service for Land and Water Management)
- Status Completed works
- Type Parks, Public Gardens / Waterfront / Monuments