The life-size pumping station in Madurodam is a replica of the Cruquius pumping station, used in the Netherlands to drain lakes and reclaim land. This replica has 6m long 'cast-iron' look glass fibre reinforced composite arms that move the pumps. 

Customer: Nedcam

Strength assessment and structural verification 'Defeat the Waterwolf' - Madurodam

Also the crenellation (Dutch: kantelen) is made of composite materials. Solico provided the strength assessment and structural verification for both. Production was realised by Nedcam. 


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