Innovative solutions to flood control around the world

Pump station solves chronic flooding, boosts quality of life in Semarang, Indonesia

The Indonesian city of Semarang used to suffer from massive flooding. Located at seaside, part of the city is under high-tide level. During heavy rainfall and high tides, uncontrollable water masses wreaked havoc …

Hydraulic experts validate urban flood pumping station with scale model tests

Copenhagen’s water utilities HOFOR and Frederiksberg Forsyning are building cloudburst flood control tunnels from low-lying areas of the city and adjacent municipalities out to the harbour or …

Designing Flood Pumping Stations

This book is intended to assist application engineers, designers, planners and users of sewage and storm water systems to incorporate axial and mixed flow pumps.

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