Canoa Disaster-Recovery Masterplan

Canoa, Ecuador

About Canoa Disaster-Recovery Masterplan

On April 16, 2016, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck the coast of Ecuador. Canoa, a small coastal fishing village experienced massive destruction from the earthquake. As engineering consultants for the masterplan team, CGI developed concepts for upgrade of existing infrastructure and development of new infrastructure for the village.


Rebuilding of a devastated area, with limited resources.


Analyze pre-earthquake and post-earthquake infrastructure conditions, develop cost-effective drainage, water and wastewater solutions.

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Location: Canoa, Ecuador
Categories: Post Disaster Redevelopment Planning and Engineering
Features: Drainage, Water Supply and Distribution
Year Started: 2016
Size: 100 Hectares
Client: Village of Canoa
Partners: Oski Studios

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