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Urban flood mitigation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Abdul Wahid Ghazali

Urban flood mitigation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

by Abdul Wahid Ghazali

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    Subjects:
  • Flood control -- Malaysia -- Kuala Lumpur,
  • Flood damage prevention -- Malaysia -- Kuala Lumpur

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    Statementby Abdul Wahid Ghazali
    The Physical Object
    Pagination97 leaves :
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17843473M

    Lakes in Malaysia, natural or artificial, have multiple functions. Almost 90 percent of the nation’s water supply comes from the lakes and reservoirs. Lakes and reservoirs serves as the source of water for domestic, industrial and agriculture; hydroelectric power generation; flood mitigation, navigation and recreation [8, 9].Cited by: KUALA LUMPUR SENTRAL CBD KUALA LUMPUR, FEDERAL TERRITORIES 72 Acres GDV RM17 Billion OF BURSA MALAYSIA SINCE MRCB is a leading urban property developer, the rehabilitation and flood mitigation of rivers and coastal areas. Engineering, Construction & Environment.

      The disastrous flood in the Business District at the centre of Kuala Lumpur then initiated the action by the government to look into the long term solution to the flooding problem in Kuala Lumpur City. By mid s, a flood mitigation Master Plan had been developed that incorporated a number of engineering options including upstream. Book of Abstracts CARE-RISK: UK- Malaysia partnership (CApacity building to REduce disasterRISK in the UK and Malaysia) Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 9thth February Centre for Disaster Resilience.

    Malaysia Stocktaking Report on Sustainable Transport and Climate Change Data, Policy, and Monitoring November Dr Horizon Gitano Briggs, University of Kuala Lumpur – Malaysian Spanish Institute Leong Hau Kian, Focus Applied Technologies The project context The GIZ Programme on Cities, Environment and Transport (CET) in ASEAN seeks toFile Size: 2MB.   Flash floods kill five in Malaysia, army deploys to rescue thousands of displaced 2 Min Read An aerial view shows the flooded residential area in George Town, Penang, Malaysia November 5, Author: Reuters Editorial.


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Urban flood mitigation in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by Abdul Wahid Ghazali Download PDF EPUB FB2

SMART flood tunnel operation modes. The tunnel begins just before the confluence of the Klang and Ampang Rivers, so that flood water can be diverted away from the Klang River, eliminating flooding in the city centre.

The tunnel is part of a larger flood mitigation system, the Kuala Lumpur Flood Mitigation System. Flood Vulnerability Assessment of Urban Traditional Buildings in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Dina D'Ayala 1, Kai Wang 1, Yuan Yan 1, Helen Smith 2, Ashleigh Massam 2, Valeriya Filipova 2, and Joy Jacqueline Pereira 3 Dina D'Ayala et al.

Dina D'Ayala 1, Kai Wang 1, Yuan Yan 1, Helen Smith 2, Ashleigh Massam 2, Valeriya Filipova 2, and Joy. The Kuala Lumpur floods was a major flash flood disaster in Malaysia that occurred in January The flooding was the result of heavy monsoon rains, which swelled the Klang, Batu, and Gombak rivers.

32 people were killed andpeople were – –07 floods in southern. The flood of the Muda River reached 1, m3/s at Ladang Victoria and adversely impac people in Malaysia.

A flood control remediation plan. The urban development pattern in Kuala Lumpur started in the middle of Kuala Lumpur known as the 'Sentral.' After developing the high-rise buildings, businesses, entertainment centres, restaurants and apartments in the Sentral, other developments were beginning to be developed a spreading outwards from the sentral which is also the focus point and tourist destination of.

Mitigation of the Urban Heat Island of the City of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Article (PDF Available) in Middle East Journal of Scientific Research 11(ISSN ).

KLANG RIVER FLOOD MITIGATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROJECT IN MALAYSIA March KLANG RIVER FLOOD MITIGATION AND ENVIRONMENTAL Kuala Lumpur, the major urban area in Malaysia that is part of the conurbation that The flood mitigation measures implemented so far have included enlarging the.

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s flood mitigation and river restoration and conservation measures were put under the microscope last month when more than 1, international water management and environmental experts were in town to attend the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR) World Congress Arup was established in Malaysia in as Ove Arup dan Rakan-Rakan, after the London-based firm won a competition to redevelop the General Hospital in Kuala Lumpur.

Init was incorporated into a private limited company and renamed Arup Jururunding Sdn Bhd. Since then, Arup Malaysia has grown in size and broadened its disciplines.

But it was also reported that it was this flood that moved our then-PM, Tun Abdul Razak, to set up the Kuala Lumpur Flood Mitigation Programme. NAH, BACA: Here's how a muddy island in Johor caused drama between the federal gomen and Johor royalty.

KUALA LUMPUR: A comprehensive and integrated flood mitigation master plan needs to be implemented by the government to avoid similar flood incident to reoccur in the future. two events occur in April and October in Kuala Lumpur which has been recognised due to uncontrolled development and activities within the catchment and flood plain.

At present the development of flood risk map is a difficult process since the information in the flood plain i.e. ground data and the infrastructure is not readily Size: KB.

Causes. Given Malaysia's geographical location, most floods that occur are a natural result of cyclical monsoons during the local tropical wet season that are characterised by heavy and regular rainfall from roughly October to March.; Inadequate drainage in many urban areas also enhance the effects of heavy rain, though efforts are underway to resolve this (see below).

flood mitigation and urban drainage projects. These guidelines and design standards In flood-prone cities like Kuala Lumpur and Penang, entrances to A.3 The Usefulness of Flood Hazard Map in Malaysia The Flood Hazard Map is a map that.

Kuala Lumpur also has the SMART Tunnel (Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel), which opened in and is an innovative solution to the city’s flood and traffic problems. The submerged tunnel can carry both flood water and vehicles.

The flood water is normally carried away on a lower level. Analysis of Kuala Lumpur Flood Risk Zone. Zulherman M. Sosi and Susilawati Sulaiman. Geographic focus: Malaysia / City of Kuala Lumpur.

Date completed: GIS-based modeling of flood zones in urban areas can serve as a useful tool for preventing and responding to these natural disasters. Last Thursday, scores of vehicles were trapped in several major roads in Kuala Lumpur following a downpour during the rush hour.

Some of the roads that were affected included Jalan Pudu, Jalan Pantai Bahru, Jalan Lingkungan Budi, Jalan Tuanku Abdul Halim, Jalan Semantan, and Author: Bilian.

Acknowledgements. The author gratefully acknowledges funding from the Long Term Research Grant Scheme (LRGS) “Project 5 – Economic Model for Flood Disaster Impact Analysis” and to the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA) for funding the project “Economic and Welfare Impacts of Disasters in East Asia and Policy Responses”.Cited by: Case Study: Flood Mitigation of the Muda River, Malaysia P.

Julien, 1; A. Ghani2; N. Zakaria3; R. Abdullah4; and C. Chang5 Abstract: The flood of the Muda River reached 1, m3/s at Ladang Victoria and adversely impac people in Malaysia. A flood control remediation plan proposed a levee height based on a year discharge of. This chapter describes the perspective of stakeholders on flash flood in Kuala Lumpur.

This chapter includes how to identify major causes of flash flood, major effects of flash flood, and suitable mitigation options to reduce flash flood in Kuala Lumpur. The questionnaire survey has been used to collect data from targeted by: 2. In a city of million people, crammed into an area of just 94 square kilometres, the challenge for Kuala Lumpar is how to grow economically and Author: Jane Dudman.Flood Mitigation of the Klang River basin Study, by JICA () Klang River Basin Integrated Flood Mitigation Project Malaysia, by Kinhill in association with Ranhill Bersekutu Sdn.

Bhd () Impact of the construction of the PUTRA LRT on flood levels of Sg. Klang at Jambatan Lebuh Pasar, by MINCO () Sg.In flood-prone cities like Kuala Lumpur and Penang, entrances to basement car parks should incorporate some flood proofing measures.

v) Flood Forecasting and Warning System The provision of a flood forecasting and warning system is an important, practical and low-cost measure to minimise flood losses.