Engineers to map St. Maarten. | SMN NEWS

In agreement with the government of Sint Maarten, members of the Regiment of Engineers will operate on the island from 10 until and including 24 April 2021. The engineers will form a current map of the island’s terrain and infrastructure. This map will serve as an aid in reconstruction in the event of a future natural disaster. The Royal Netherlands Army will perform this work to ensure that, in cooperation with Netherlands Forces in the Caribbean, it can provide assistance more rapidly if its assistance is required.

In September 2017, the Caribbean part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, particularly ...

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