WATER-GATE COMPARED TO OTHER METHODS

The effectiveness of the sandbags remains questionable given the permeability of the air and the sand contained in the bag, not to mention the significant costs associated with their purchase as well as the labour required.

Choice of solution

Sandbags Water-Gate Barrier
Characteristics
Quick installation 1 hr + 2-3 minutes
Quick uninstall 2 hr + 2-3 minutes
Flexibility Yes Yes
Reusable No Yes
Compatibility with other existing equipment No Yes
Labour required 10 people + 1-2 people
Need for large equipment No No