Nygård Lake, Næsholm

Client: Nature Agency
Type of Contract: Main contract
Contract sum: kr. 2.7 million.
Construction period: 2013
Engineer: Orbicon



Odsherred Municipality, Nordea Denmark and The Danish Nature Agency have joined forces to recreate the now drained Nygård Lake while giving Næsholm Voldstedet its original location back as an islet in the lake. The restoration of the lake was conducted by establishing dikes so that the water retained in the lake. There was performed modifications to the drains in the catchment of the lake so that they have the ability to drain into the lake. The work is performed in highly moisture sensitive areas.

Key figures
  • 1,500 m³ topsoil work
  • 20,000 m³ excavation work
  • 800 m pipe work

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