Egg-shaped pipes for
were installed at Alexanderstraße in Oldenburg
A combined sewer has recently been rebuilt in the German city of Oldenburg. Egg-shaped reinforced-concrete pipes manufactured by Berding Beton GmbH in compliance with the quality guidelines of the FBS – the German Trade Association for Concrete Pipes and Reinforced-Concrete Pipes – were laid along approx. 560 m of the overall 705 m long construction section.
The comprehensive sewer construction project was primarily supposed to prevent floods such as had often occurred at the construction area in heavy rain events. “Any sewerage system reaches its limits in case of very heavy rainfall,” states...