Case study: Combination of measures, Saulxures and Pulnoy, Nancy

Description of the application

In Saulxures and Pulnoy near Nancy, France, public parks were equipped in order to store up to 13,000 and 4,000m3 of rainwater respectively. In both basins, when the rainfall event exceeds a critical threshold, the basin stores excess water, and finally discharges the water at an acceptable flow rate for the downstream wastewater treatment plant.


Implementation cost

Estimated financial cost for the implementation of the measures, given as a cost range.

Flood management measures

Which flood management measures have been applied? Multiple measures may be specified.


Projects from which information has been harvested. Multiple projects may be specified.


Country in which the application (case study) is located. In case of a transboundary application multiple countries are specified.

Responsible authority level

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Last modified: Sept. 13, 2016, 4:35 a.m.