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Flood and cyclone shelters

Flood and cyclone shelters

  • W.F. Baird & Associates Coastal Engineers Ltd.

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Canada
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    Baird is a pre-eminent engineering company recognized worldwide for creative and innovative solutions where water meets land. Baird consists of a unique association of engineers, scientists and designers committed to excellence in analysis, hazard and risk assessment, engineering, and construction of river and coastal infrastructure and restoration projects.  Baird's senior professionals are recognized for developing science-based technical solutions and leading complex multi-disciplinary consulting teams.

  • Aquatec, Proyectos Para el Sector Del Agua

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Spain
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    SUEZ provides services and solutions to international clients in order to address resource recovery and protection focusing on water, recycling, waste recovery, treatment solutions and consultancy services. AQUATEC belongs to the water energy technology branch of  SUEZ. It provides consultancy services, expertise in setting up integral projects and implementation support for advanced solutions for optimising water cycle processes.

  • ACCIONA Ingeniería, S.A.

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Spain
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    ACCIONA Ingeniería is the engineering firm of ACCIONA Business Group, one of the leading Spanish companies trading on the IBEX 35. With a history spanning more than a century, ACCIONA is mainly involved in renewable energy, infrastructure, water, and services. Its strategy is based on two concepts: sustainability and social well-being as the cornerstones of economic growth, environmental balance and social progress.

    ACCIONA Ingeniería brings more than 60 years of leadership in the civil, industrial and environmental engineering sectors as well as in several architectural fields.

  • ARTELIA Eau & Environnement

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    France
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    ARTELIA is an independent international multi-specialist engineering firm. ARTELIA is able to offer its clients in the public and private sectors an original approach to engineering, project management and consultancy that meets the expectations of the fast-changing world. ARTELIA is active in the field of energy and climate change, especially in developing countries.

  • Shelters

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    Product

    Mukesh & Associates, an ISO 9001:2008 certified multidisciplinary consultancy firm is based in Salem (Tamil Nadu), India with a spread of branch offices at Chennai, Delhi, Bangalore and project offices at Mumbai, Ratnagiri, Bhopal, Kanpur, Gwalior, Bareilly and Trivandrum.  The firm is offering consultancy services in Architecture, Planning, Civil, Infrastructure, Environmental Engineering, Project Management, Quality Auditing, Independent Review Monitoring & Evaluation, etc. Established in 1986, the firm has over three hundred twenty five employees comprising architects, engineers

  • Instituto Nacional Del Agua

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Argentina
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member

    INA is a decentralized technological scientific body whose objective is to satisfy the requirements of study, research, development and provision of specialized services in the field of water use and preservation. It depends on the Under Secretariat of Water Resources of the Nation. INA carries out studies and provides technical services of great specialization, both for public and private organizations, making available to the country facilities, instruments and a highly qualified human team.

  • CETEC SL 

    Type: 
    Organisation
    Country of registration:
    Spain
    Relation to CTCN:
    Network Member
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    CETEC is an international consultancy firm with more than 38 years of experience. CETEC is a company specialised in technical assistance, design and engineering solutions in infrastructure, water, energy and coastal projects. CETEC has presence in Spain and Ecuador

  • Flood shelters

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    To access the full technology description, please refer to the Document link above

    Summary:

    Flood shelters are strong elevated structures that can be used by local residents for refuge during an extreme weather event. For a timely response, flood forecasting and warning systems should complement shelters.