Tilburg | Wilheminakanaal | Small lock gates


  • Project number: 13-077
  • Length: 2 x 5m
  • Width: 2 x 6.2m
  • Construction year: 2015

On October 10, 2015 the first 2 InfraCore® lock gates were placed in the lock of the Wilhemina Canal near Tilburg. The doors are 5 meters high and 6.5 meters wide. The entire project has 8 doors, the lower main doors of which are approximately 13 meters high and approximately 10.50 meters wide. The lock is part of the Wilhelminakanaal expansion project. The doors were developed in collaboration with Heijmans and Boskalis and commissioned by the Municipality of Tilburg, Rijkswaterstaat and the province of Noord-Brabant. The Hillebrand construction company is responsible for the steelwork.