Peat Pioneer

Boerstra Engineering – Peat Pioneer

Using a wooden excavator on the land and in the water, historical artefacts, layers of earth and water samples tell the story of a turbulent history of the Peat Colonies.

Boerstra Engineering researches the landscape for the Foundation 250/400, celebrating the 250th and 400th anniversary of the Stadskanaal and the Semslinie (the provincial border).

Derrick brings commotion

Insert: “Who knows, we might come across a bog body or a mammoth skeleton."

Boerstra Engineering continues research of the Peat Colonies in the water