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Retaining Water Hump / Flood Disater Protection

Retaining Water Hump
Retaining Water Hump

iF concept design award 2013

iF concept design award 2013

If a city is hit by a severe storm, the large amounts of rain water often have nowhere to go. Underground parking garages are usually the first places to have a problem. Even though they are normally equipped with a good drainage system, sometimes it just doesn’t do the job. This idea combines the speed bump, which is located at the entrance of the underground parking garage, with a water-retaining device. To help the drainage system work better, this device prevents the water from entering the underground parking too quickly and reduces the burden on the system.

Firstly,we feel great honored to be one of the 100 award-winners.And we certainly thank the Organizing Committee for the affirmation and the people who used to help us in this process. Last but not the least,this award will provide endless drive power in our career for design.

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University

Kunming University of Science and Technology

Kunming University of Science and Technology
Kunming City,Xiangtan City, China

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Design

Kunming University of Science and Technology

Brainstorming
Changsha City, China

Jianping Luo and Jian Zhu (Xiangtan University) Xiru Chen

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