Vorstadtschleuse Brandenburg is a two-chamber lock – consisting of a north and south chamber – on the Lower Havel waterway which is able to handle not just pleasure boats but also the entire range of commercial shipping.
Facts and figures:
- Location: Untere Havel Wasserstrasse (UHW) kilometre 55.6
- Dimensions of southern chamber: 220 metres long; 17.50 metres wide
- Dimensions of northern chamber: 170 metres long; 12.10 metres wide
- operated on site