The St Petersburg Flood Protection Barrier is build to protect the city from the threat of flooding, and from disasters.

The Barrier consist of the vollowing elements:

  • 11 Dams,
  • 6 Sluices,
  • 2 Navigation structures,
  • a six-lane motorway on the crest of the dams with bridges, tunnel, and road junctions,     
  • navigation channels to navigation structures.
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