Rotterdam has been drinking water from the Maas for 75 years
Week number 49-46
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
Overview of the activities at the intake station along the Maas of the Rotterdam Waterworks. New filters are being used to meet the increasing demand for tap water. SHOTS: - ext. buildings and installations: a.o. bassins; pipes; filters etc.; water tower; - an employee takes water samples from one of the sedimentation stations; - in a laboratory the water is tested and analysed; - man opens the stopcock; water pours in the bassin.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 1 November 1949