on 18 october, with the landing of no. 21 typhoon sarika in hainan, a real test came for poten enviro’s integrated water governance project in the grand drainage ditch of fuchuang brook, haikou. the project team showcased its image of professionalism, promptness and trustworthiness in their actions responding to the typhoon.
in view of such extreme weather, poten enviro launched the emergency response plan and set up an emergency rescue team. in an orderly manner, poten enviro took measures to ensure the construction safety of haikou project during the typhoon period, and actively pushed forward the progress of its work.
before landfall of the typhoon, the construction site was emergently shut down, along with a series of measures taken to fully guarantee the safety of the project. cutter suction dredgers at the river mouth were steered ashore and extra secured; the construction enclosure and advertising billboards were removed and transported to a safe zone; sandbag cofferdams were entirely dismantled to prevent impact on the flood-discharge capacity of the river.
the flood water poured over pavements because of the typhoon.
when typhoon sarika made its landfall in haikou, an uncommon rainstorm took place at the same time. as a result of the extreme weather, all the team members of poten enviro in haikou were unable to reach the project site.
nevertheless, the dedicated team members of poten enviro did not stop their work. in spite of the violent wind and torrential rain, all members showed high morale and continued to push forward the project in the dormitory. in contract to the ruthless wind, staff of poten enviro well demonstrated their courageous spirit.
there is no time to lose. that is the spirit of staff in poten enviro.
the next day right after the typhoon sarika left, poten enviro drained the stagnant water at the construction site promptly, and comprehensively inspected related equipment. damage of different degrees was made in the haikou area affected by typhoon sarika, but staff in poten enviro courageously resumed the construction work within one day, and made every effort to ensure construction progress, minimizing the impact brought by the typhoon.
responding to the typhoon sarika, staff in poten enviro gave their interpretation on the definition of professionalism, the pursuit of speed, and the faith in being trustworthy.
the integrated water governance project in the grand drainage ditch of fuchuang brook, haikou u was implemented by hainan beipaibochuang water co., ltd ., which was co-established by beijing city drainage group co., ltd. and poten environment group co., ltd. beijing city drainage group co., ltd. brought its advantages in the operation and maintenance of the municipal pipelines and rain sewage pumping stations, while poten enviro provided strong technical support for water ecological restoration. in addition, the two sides complemented advantages of each other in capital, technologies, and experience in construction, operation and management, thus formed synergy for the successful implementation of the flagship project on water governance in haikou basin. (source: news centre, strategic development department of the group)