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Rijkswaterstaat (NL)

Rijkswaterstaat is part of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment and responsible for the design, construction, management and maintenance of the main infrastructure facilities in the Netherlands. This includes:

  • the main road network,
  • the main waterway network,
  • the main watersystems.

Rijkswaterstaat is involved in Eranet Transport and CiViTAS.

http://www.rws.nl

  • Member Type: Associate Member
  • Management Committee: NA
General Information
  • Land area: 41528
  • Total population: 16.675.060
  • Population density: 401,5 in inhabitants/km²
Road network length
  • Motorways: 2.478 km
  • Main roads: 12.898 km
  • Secondary roads: 123.237 km
  • Cycling network: 17.071 km
Traffic volume
  • Traffic volume: 127.212 million km
Public transport
  • Metro: 5.8 billion (combined)
  • Tram: 5.8 billion (combined)
  • Bus: 5.8 billion (combined)
Modal split
  • Car: 149 billion passenger km
  • Public transport: 21,5%
  • Cycling: 15,1%
  • Walking: 4,5%
  • Other 6,7%