On the morning of November 17, Mr. Hoang Viet Cuong, deputy chief of the Thua Thien Hue Provincial People’s Committee Office, said that the rescue operations of Rao Trang 3 hydroelectric power plant were recovering after Typhoon No. 13.
After Typhoon No. 13, some points on Highway 71 occurred up to the landslide of Rao Trang 3 Hydroelectric Power Plant. From Km6 to the Rao Trang 4 hydroelectric power plant To reach the Rao Trang 3 hydroelectric power plant, there are 4-5 points of landslides. Today (17/11) forces will examine the road.
“The Department of Transport, military forces and police will study to calculate the structure of the dam blocking the Rao Trang River and prepare the logistics for Phase 3. If all goes well, 18/11 will arrange the construction together for the search,” Mr Cuong said.
On the evening of November 16, Mr. Nguyen Van Phuong, Vice Chairman of the Thua Thien Hue Provincial People’s Committee, also chaired a meeting to discuss the work of finding missing workers at the Trang 3 hydroelectric plant.
As for the search plan after the restart, the head of the Thua Thien Hue Provincial Military Command, Lieutenant Colonel Phan Thang, said after approaching the site, the search force will be based on the search of the riverbed. Rao Trang, at a site about 100 meters.
Specifically, the forces will continue to drill the ground to create a new flow (currently 60% of the volume has been drilled), will use a dam to lock the dam, and will use a waterproof fabric of about 200 m.2 and 1,000 bags of cement bags and land parcels to prevent water from accumulating in front of the dam.
Once the dam is blocked and the flow is corrected, the forces will immediately open the search construction under the Rao Trang River.
At the end of the meeting, Nguyen Van Phuong, Vice Chairman of the Provincial People’s Committee, asked the Department of Transportation to immediately organize the construction, overcome the landslides, and soon begin the search for the effort to clear the route. The best; At the same time, engineers sent Rao Trang 3 in the direction of the waterways to study and calculate the structure of the dams that block the Rao Trang River.
Mr. Phuong immediately passed Route 71 and asked the units to prepare vehicles, materials, and fuel for maneuver to enter the site; at the same time, to ensure the safety and warning of the water level to ensure safety during search and construction work.
Currently, there are still 12 missing workers who have not found the bodies at the Rao Trang 3 hydroelectric power plant.