drainage system

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drainage system

Rivers, streams, and other inland water features.
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Noun1.drainage system - a system of watercourses or drains for carrying off excess water
system - instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity; "he bought a new stereo system"; "the system consists of a motor and a small computer"
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More than 85 percent of the work has been completed on the rainwater drainage networks, as well as the construction a 26-km-long internal road and a 33-km-long rainwater drainage network along the road in Al Nuaimia, said Sheikh Rashid bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, the chairman of the Ajman Municipality and Planning Department, after visiting the project site along with senior government officials.
According to Alawi, a large part of the storm water drainage network work has completed, while the laying of the first asphalt layer has progressed by 55%.
Construction of an internal road network, a storm water network, a potable water network, extension of electricity cables, construction of 36 power secondary substations, in addition to construction of a drainage network with a main line and a sewerage station at Al Rahba City.
Dubai Investments Park (DIP) has inked an agreement that will see the development of a stormwater and groundwater drainage network within its 3,200ha premises .
Summary: 147-km drainage network to be built in DIP to prevent flooding
The presentation covered other projects, such as natural gas supplies, railway, the port, the internal roads, the expansion of the water distribution network, the expansion of the electricity network and drainage network.
Last year, Sidon's main streets were flooded, as were dozens of houses and shops because the city's drainage network could not absorb the vast quantities of precipitation.
The Bahraini cabinet said that work on a sanitary drainage network project at Busaiteen on Muharraq Island is on track to be completed by March 2014.
Two methods, Box Counting Method (BCM) and Gliding Box Method (GBM) were used to generate GIS based maps for FD, LA and SA for the entire drainage network in the region.
He said eight units would be checking daily the water drainage network in Makkah for cleaning and maintenance, while 10 other teams would be checking the networks in Mina, Arafat and Muzdalifah on a daily basis.
In the Al Sharqiah region, wok is underway at the sanitary drainage network in the wilayat of Wadi Bani Khalid.
UK Drainage Network (UKDN) is one of the UK's largest independent drainage companies.