Bad Design, Faulty Drainage System Led To Floods
Category: Kuwait
bad-design,-faulty-drainage-system-led-to-floods_kuwait
Immigrate to Canada or Australia
Study In Abroad

Former MP and Chairman of Dar Al-Duwailah Engineering Consultants and Construction Managers, Mubarak Al-Duwailah held the Minister of State for Housing Affairs, Dr Jenan Bushahri, and officials in the Public Authority for Housing Welfare (PAHW) responsible for the recent flooding of the Sabah al-Ahmad city following heavy rains that hit the country recently, reports Al-Qabas daily.

During a press conference, Al-Duwailah said the Minister of Housing did not present the reality to the Council of Ministers, and said the engineering office which designed the city is responsible for the floods and calling on her to resign from her post if she fails to reveal the facts to the public.

He added what caused the floods is the non-implementation of the designs of reservoirs and the faulty drainage system which led to the accumulation of water and flooding the city.

He pointed out the plan of the reservoirs was adopted by the PAHW, which was designed by Dar Al-Duwailah Engineering Consultants and Construction Managers but did not commit to the implementation on the ground, which absolves our side of any responsibility, because the ball was entirely in the court of the PAWH and the Ministry of Public Works. Al-Duwailah was surprised by the suspension of the participation of Dar Al- Duwailah in the PAHW although the Dar did not cause any error or shortcoming, but the minister lacked precision when she claimed it, while “we have all the evidences of our transparency and integrity.”

He added the PAHW refused to activate the supervision of the Dar on the implementation of the project on the pretext that it would take the task of supervision and implementation. He explained that Dar Al-Duwailah Engineering Consultants and Construction Managers will resort to the judiciary if the PAHW does not interact with the grievance book submitted to it and will request an official apology to the Dar for its misconduct

 

SOURCE : ARABTIMES

28 Nov, 2018 2 220
Posted Comments
Popular News
asian-expat-leaves-kuwait-without-returning-car_kuwait
Asian Expat Leaves Kuwait Without Returning Car An Asian expatriate managed to leave the country without returning a car that he rented from a car-rental office in Ardiya more than one month ago. According to security sources, the car was found in ... August 23, 2019 0 9761 Category: Crime News
family-visa-salary-cap-increased-to-500-kd_kuwait
Family Visa Salary Cap Increased To 500 KD Interior Ministry issued a new decision which stipulates the minimum salary to obtain a Family Visa to 500 KD. Earlier the salary limit for Family visa was 450 KD. Those who are already in the fami... August 24, 2019 0 6090 Category: Kuwait
transfer-from-project-visa-18-to-private-visa-18_kuwait
Transfer From Project Visa 18 To Private Visa 18 I came to Kuwait on direct company visa (project visa No. 18). My profession is foreman and my salary is more that KD 600 per month. Having worked in this company for more than four years, is it possi... August 23, 2019 2 2404 Category: Legal
dont-chase-just-take-number-plates-of-car_kuwait
Don’t Chase, Just Take Number Plates Of Car Assistant Undersecretary for Public Security Affairs in the Ministry of Interior Major General Sheikh Faisal Al Nawaf issued a circular directing all security directorates in the six governorates to d... August 22, 2019 0 1675 Category: Crime News
liquor-factory-busted-in-abdullah-almubarak_kuwait
Liquor Factory Busted In Abdullah Al-Mubarak Kuwait Farwaniya security men uncovered local liquor factory in Abdullah Al-Mubarak area run by a Chinese man containing liquor bottles ready for sale and distillation equipment.   SOURCE :... August 21, 2019 0 1463 Category: Automotive
temperature-started-decreasing_kuwait
Temperature Started Decreasing Astronomer Dr Saleh Al-Ojairi affirmed that temperatures started decreasing day after day. According to Al-Qabas daily report, Dr Ojairi said the Suhail star will appear in the Arab Peninsula on A... August 22, 2019 0 1113 Category: Weather in Kuwait
how-many-times-an-expat-can-take-visit-visa-for-wife-and-child-in-a-year_kuwait
How Many Times An Expat Can Take Visit Visa For Wife And Child In A Year? I earn a salary of KD 430 per month. I need to know how many times I can take visit visa for my wife and child in a year? Name withheld Answer: Under current rules and regulations, when a visit ... August 24, 2019 0 798 Category: Visit Visa
qatar-has-built-asphalt-roads-kuwait-still-pondering-over-how-to-repair-the-potholes_kuwait
Qatar Has Built Asphalt Roads Kuwait Still Pondering Over How To Repair The Potholes When we say we are moving backwards while the world has reached the moon we are still the same,” this example applies to the reality of the comparison between Kuwait and Qatar in the issue of as... August 23, 2019 0 762 Category: Kuwait
saudi-woman-delivers-quintuplets-in-alahsa_kuwait
Saudi Woman Delivers Quintuplets In Al-Ahsa A Saudi woman has delivered quintuplets at the Maternity and Children Hospital in Al-Ahsa. She gave birth to three boys and two girls weighing between 2.2 and 2.6 pounds. A team of 13 maternity ... August 25, 2019 0 725 Category: International
18-year-old-shot-in-head_kuwait
18 Year Old Shot In Head A 18-year-old Citizen has been admitted to the intensive care Unit of AL-Adan Hospital with a gunshot wound in the head in Ali Sabah AL- Salem area, the suspect, 17-year-old Citizen turn has himself t... August 22, 2019 0 710 Category: Crime News
View All
Popular Offers
xcite-alghanim-electronics-weekly-offers in kuwait
X-cite Alghanim Elec...
city-centre-weekly-offers in kuwait
City Centre Weekly O...
back-to-school in kuwait
Back To School
ready-steady-and-back-to-school in kuwait
Ready, Steady And Ba...
olive-supermarket-weekly-offers in kuwait
Olive Supermarket We...
Popular Events
23 Aug, 2019
0
131
Category : Entertainment
23 Aug, 2019
0
117
Category : Education
22 Aug, 2019
0
96
Category : Entertainment
01 Sep, 2019
0
80
Category : Food & Drink
31 Aug, 2019
0
78
Category : Food & Drink
Kuwait Local News
Kuwait News
Crime News New Rules Entertainment
Entertainment