Logo Waterbouwkundig LaboratoriumFlanders Hydraulics Research (FHR) investigates the impact of human activity and nature on water systems and the consequences for navigation.


For more than 80 years, it has been a centre of expertise for research and advice on hydraulic, nautical, sediment-related and hydrological topics. As a scientific institute and technical support service, FHR is are a division of the department of Mobility and Public Works of the Government of Flanders.

Flanders Hydraulics Research supports the preparation and execution of the policy of the Government of Flanders by providing comprehensive, scientifically sound knowledge, knowledge products and advice on water systems.

Read more at the de website of Flanders Hydraulics Research.