Department of Water Resources , Taoyuan City, Taiwan
As the extreme climate change has seriously challenged urban capacity to withstand flood, the technical means are not enough to support the current situation. As a result, DWRT integrates the rainfall data of neighboring cities and develops a system which provides the disaster prevention information through a dashboard and displays the information by map overlay. Through the System, more than 250 water information sensors are able to share the data just in time, the efficiency of disaster warning and preparation has been greatly increased.
Besides, citizens in Taoyuan daily living sphere can obtain customized information which is published on the Water Resources Information APP. The APP design is user-friendly and it provides various functions about disaster prevention in life. Citizens are encouraged to adopt self-protection in regard to disaster response, with the help of the System, Taoyuan will become a safe and a sustainable city.
Taoyuan City Sewer Smart Monitoring System
Department of Water Resources, Taoyuan City, combines Internet of Things (IoT) and cloud computing to develop a sewer smart monitoring system. The system is integrated into our disaster prevention and emergency response procedure, to provide important information for decision-making in stages, such as usual preparedness, pre-disaster alarm, decision-making during disasters, and post-disaster analysis.