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Geotechnical experts visit HK for Landslide Disaster Management (with photos)

Ends/Friday, December 14, 2007
Issued at HKT 19:52

Sixteen world-class geotechnical experts from 10 countries visited the Geotechnical Engineering Office of the Civil Engineering and Development Department on December 13. The experts then visited a Landslip Preventive Measures works site at Sai Wan Estate to see the department's efforts in upgrading substandard man-made slopes. The experts visiting a drainage tunnelling works site at Po Shan Road to learn more about the department's efforts in mitigating natural terrain landslide risk.