China’s $62BN Artificial River Project (Insane Features)

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: June 4, 2024 | ⏳ Read Time: 4 min | 👁 Post Views: 24

China is embarking on the world’s largest water diversion project, aiming to defy nature itself. With thousands of kilometers of artificial canals, aqueducts, and tunnels that cross mountains, China plans to bring freshwater to its dry industrial centers in the north. This article explores the South-to-North Water Diversion Project, its costs, motivations, environmental impact, and … Read more

Second Largest Dam Project in Wadi Adoubab Oman Nears Completion

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: May 20, 2024 | ⏳ Read Time: 2 min | 👁 Post Views: 26

Oman’s Ministry of Agricultural, Fisheries and Water Resources (MAFWR) announced that the Wadi Adounab Dam project in Salalah is now 77% complete. This dam, upon completion, will be the second largest in Oman, boasting a storage capacity exceeding 83 million cubic meters of water. “The ministry is continuing construction work on the dam,” said Ali … Read more

Collapse in HPP, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil May 2024 – Key lessons

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: May 15, 2024 | ⏳ Read Time: 3 min | 👁 Post Views: 56

The horrific collapse of the Hydroelectric Power Plant (HPP) dam in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, serves as a heartbreaking reminder of the critical need for robust dam safety measures. This disaster, which claimed several lives, compels us to learn from this tragedy and implement changes to prevent future occurrences. Key Lessons: Strengthening Dam Safety … Read more

Real Estate Sector of Pakistan in 2024 – hopes, possibilities and threats

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: January 7, 2024 | ⏳ Read Time: 4 min | 👁 Post Views: 108

According to an article by Daily Times, the real estate sector in Pakistan faced numerous challenges in 2023, including increasing inflation, political unrest, currency devaluation, high interest rates, and regulatory issues. However, there is a glimmer of hope for the sector as some positive developments have been observed in the last three months. Over the past … Read more

Dams Committee reviews progress on Diamer Basha, Mohmand Dams Pakistan

Saad Iqbal | 🗓️ Modified: December 15, 2023 | ⏳ Read Time: 2 min | 👁 Post Views: 98

The Implementation Committee on Diamer Basha and Mohmand Dams (ICDBMD), constituted by the Honorable Supreme Court of Pakistan, reviewed progress on both the projects in its meeting held at ICDBMD Secretariat Islamabad. The meeting presided over by Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA)/ ICDBMD Chairman Engr Lt Gen Sajjad Ghani (Retd), was attended by … Read more