Saar barrage

Year of completion


Type of intervention

New construction

Contracting authority

Wasserstraßen- und Schifffahrtsamt Saarbrücken


Sluice for commercial and private shipping, weir and weir bridge with control room, bank wall. Commercial sluice: length: 190.00 m, width 12.00 m, depth 4.0 m. Private sluice: length: 40.00 m, width 6,75 m, depth 4.00 m. Weir facilities: 3 fields with a width of 16.5 m, tension breech segments. Bank walls: moles and retaining walls with a length of 1,200.00 m. Shallow foundation



Construction material

Reinforced concrete, steel

Type of structure

Hydraulic structure

Services Grassl

Preliminary design, detailed design, planning for approval, construction planning, preparation of tendering, assistance for tendering