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Editor’s pickAs more super storms affect Asia, we must typhoon-proof our cities

27-09-2018
super storms, Asia, Super Typhoon Mangkhut, Typhoon Jebi, Sustainable Drainage Systems, sponge cities

By John Batten III Typhoon season in Asia is an annual, grim reminder of the need for more resilient infrastructure as the impact of climate change intensifies. Arcadis’ John Batten III talks about how cities can prepare themselves for worse weather. As Super Typhoon Mangkhut nears the Philippines and Hong Kong, it’s clear …