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GEO Report No. 278
Report No. : GEO Report No. 278

Report Title : Detailed Study of the 7 June 2008 Landslide behind Ewan Court, Kennedy Road, Wanchai (2013), 53 p.

Author : Fugro Scott Wilson Joint Venture

Abstract

This report presents the findings of a detailed study of a landslide (Incident No. 2008/06/0182) that occurred on the hillside behind Ewan Court, Kennedy Road, Wanchai on 7 June 2008. Both Landslip Warning and Black Rainstorm Warning were in effect at the time of the failure. The landslide involved a failure volume of about 200 m³ with a runout distance of about 80 m. The landslide debris came to rest at the rear alleyway of Ewan Court. A security booth and a section of concrete parapet wall of Ewan Court were damaged by the landslide debris. There were no casualties as a result of the landslide and no evacuation of the residents from the building.


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