Tokyo’s Incredible Underground Flood Defence Systems

The Metropolitan Area Outer Underground Discharge Channel (首都圏外郭放水路 shutoken gaikaku hōsuiro?), is an underground water infrastructure project in Kasukabe, Saitama, Japan. It is the world’s largest underground flood water diversion facility, built to mitigate overflowing of the city’s major waterways and rivers during rain and typhoon seasons. It is located between Showa in Tokyo and Kasukabe […]

Automated car parking system China vs Germany

Parking is a task that drivers must perform every day, and unfortunately it can come with many risks. Chew on these parking lot stats, for example: The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that 20 percent of vehicle accidents and more than half of all back-over injuries occur in parking lots. If that wasn’t enough […]