Department of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology of the RWTH Aachen University

Monthly Archives: April 2015

A visit of Vaalserberg (Three-Country point)

Three-Country Point
Aachen is the westernmost city of Germany, located along its borders with Netherlands and Belgium. Aachen is situated at the middle of Europe and it is great place to travel and finding interesting places to visit.  More than 4 months has been passed and I visited many places near to the Aachen. From which I like the most is Vaalserberg. Read more »

Water supply situation in Chennai

Water Demand - Water Supply

Chennai’s water situation is severe. The capital city of the southern state Tamil Nadu represents the fourth largest metropolitan area in India accounting for a population of 8.7 million in 2011. Due to rapid population growth, difficulties regarding the provision of water demands have been arising. Extreme weather conditions during past years such as dry periods and heavy rainfalls increased the impact on the water supply infrastructure systems. Additionally, the risk of salt water intrusion exists due to the coastal location. Read more »