- Better warning systems and engineers
- Build out of flood plains
- Competent Engineers
- Resilient Homes
- False flood evacuations
- Evacuate to the moon
- Everybody drink more water
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During flood events the houses become an empty shell. The shell is made of strong, resistant materials to withstand the flood waters. After the water has evaporated the shell can be hosed out and the structure can be cleaned with … Continue reading
Install hydraulic struts to lift the house from resting level during flood events. Inbuilt winch systems to lift valuable items off ground. Design and image by Daniel Smith.
Install a buoyant platform the surrounds the house. During flood events the platform will float exposing a protective membrane which will stop flood water damaging the house. Design and image by Daniel Smith.
Flood of Ideas Exhibition – Ideas Festival 2011 When: Friday 20 May to Sunday 22 May, 10am to 8pm, Venue: The Studio, Level 1, State Library of Queensland, South Bank Where: Cultural Centre, Stanley Place, South Bank, 4101 Contact: Christian … Continue reading