Construction of Mixed-In-Place cut-off wall near Mérk for the stabilization of flood protection at the Kraszna river.


The river Kraszna is on the east of The Great Hungarian Plain, which flows from the Transylvanian (western part of the neighbouring country) to Hungary and the river Tisza.


The target was the remediation of the dikes with structurally effective cut-off walls on a 1300 meter long stretch.



Main contractor:  BÉKÉS DRÉN Ltd., Mészáros és Mészáros Ltd.
Client: Government of Hungary
Scope of Works: 15600 m² Mixed-In-Place wall with HDPE, thickness 37 cm, max. depth 12,0 m with a total length of approx.1300m.
Construction period:   November 2017 – February 2018