HCMC strives to terminate street flooding by 2020 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC strives to end street flooding by 2020

Ho Chi Minh City has been making efforts to end street flooding by 2020 in the recently issued plan by the city People’s Committee in implementing anti-flooding program in the phase of 2018-2020.

The pumping machine system in Nguyen Huu Canh street (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC approves hire of pumping machines to cope with street flooding

Deputy chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen has approved the hire of giant pumping machines to cope with flooding at Nguyen Huu Canh street, District 1 in accordance with conclusions by the standing board of the city’s Party Committee and People’s Committee.

The pumping system in Nguyen  Huu Canh street (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC finds out street flooding reason during mega pump operation

Director of the HCMC Department of Transport Bui Xuan Cuong yesterday had an urgent meeting with the Steering Center for Urban Flood Control Program, Binh Thanh district and the investor of the smart pumping system in Nguyen Huu Canh street which was still flooded during a heavy rain on October 17 despite the system’s operation.
 
A view of the principle contract signing ceremony on October 2 (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC hires mega pumps to cope with street flooding

HCMC Steering Center of Urban Flood Control Program and Quang Trung Industry Joint Stock Company yesterday signed a principle contract to hire the company’s smart pumping system to cope with flooding in Nguyen Huu Canh street.
 
A heavy rain inundates Pham Van Dong street on September 30 (Photo: SGGP)

Heavy rain leaves HCMC streets underwater

An heavy rain starting late afternoon yesterday heavily flooded many streets in HCMC districts including 1, Thu Duc, Binh Thanh, Phu Nhuan, Tan Binh, Tan Phu, 12, 7 and others.
 
HCMC party chief Nguyen Thien Nhan and city People’s Committee deputy chairman Le Van Khoa survey the pump system installation area in Nguyen Huu Canh street on July 12 (Photo: SGGP)

Pump system for easing street flooding in HCMC to operate in August

A smart pump system to tackle flooding caused by heavy rains and high tides in Nguyen Huu Canh street, Binh Thanh district, HCMC will be operated on August 10, said Quang Trung Industry Joint Stock Company who is selected to install the system.