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Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau
Kußmaulstraße 17
76187 Karlsruhe

Mailing address:
Postfach 21 02 53
76152 Karlsruhe

Phone: +49 (0) 721 9726-0
Fax: +49 (0) 721 9726-4540

Authorised officer
Herr Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Heinzelmann
Phone: +49 (721) 9726-3000

Responsible for content
Peter Weinmann
Phone: +49 (721) 9726-3030

Editor-in Chief
Marguerite Schnelle

The Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau (BAW) is the technical and scientific federal authority of the Bundesministerium für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur (BMVI).

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The editorial office kindly asks all HENRY users to bring to its attention any illegal or incorrect content of third parties to which a link is included on the website. The office would also appreciate being notified if its own content is not fully correct, up to date, complete or comprehensible – please use the contact address indicated below.

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If parts or specific wordings of this text do not comply with the prevailing legal norms, either in whole or in part or any longer, the remainder of the document shall remain unaffected regarding both its content and its validity.

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