De Vlaamse Waterweg strengthens transport via inland shipping, ensures water management and increases the attractiveness of the waterways for recreation, tourism and nature experience. From the registered office in Hasselt and departments in Willebroek, Brussels, Antwerp, Merelbeke and Mol, approximately 1,350 employees of the organisation work on a smart, versatile and prosperous waterway network.


De Vlaamse Waterweg pursues four ambitions:

  • More inland shipping for a better transport flow in Flanders
  • Future-oriented investment and innovation
  • Water management for a safe Flanders
  • Water (roads), source of life and experience

More information

Read more about De Vlaamse Waterweg (Dutch only).