From Good to Great: The Evolution of Cutoff Wall Quality Control and Verification Techniques
The last three decades have brought tremendous improvements to quality control (QC) procedures for construction and post-construction verification of deep cutoff walls installed in active high-hazard dams....

Dry Dams and the Dayton Flood of 1913: The Origins of Integrated Systems Engineering Concepts
This article examines the history of integrated flood protection with particular focus on the 1913 Dayton Flood....

The Best Surprise is No Surprise: The Geotechnical Engineer's Ethical Responsibility to Say No to Bidding
The subsurface characterization work that a geotechnical engineer must perform is critical to the success of every project that requires the cooperation of the ground, regardless of whether...

Data Management System and Construction Monitoring Results from Wolf Creek Dam Rehabilitation
A review of the rehabilitation of Wolf Creek Dam and the Wolf Creek Information Management System (WCIMS), a Geographic Information Systems (GIS)-based application that was developed to...

Seismic upgrades of San Pablo Dam

Seepage Repairs at Howard Hanson Dam

The Dams of the Panama Canal Expansion

Estimating Slope Stability Reduction due to Rain Infiltration Mounding
(Originally published in J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering 2006, 132(9), 1219-1228.)...

Discussion of Time for Development of Internal Erosion and Piping in Embankment Dams by Robin Fell, Chi Fai Wan, John Cyganiewicz, and Mark Foster
(Originally published in J. of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 2004, 130(9), 980-981.)...

Levee Failure Mechanisms

The Levees Fail
This chapter examines the failure of levees against storm forces and the flooding that ensued....

Lessons Learned from the St. Francis Dam Failure

Corps Implements Rick-Based Dam Safety Process

The 1953 Dike Failures in the Netherlands

Analyzing Sediment Dynamics Post Dam Removal: One Size Does NOT Fit All!

Ecological Implications of Post-Dam Removal Sediment Processes

Data Collection and Documentation of Flooding Downstream of a Dam Failure in Mississippi

A Scaled Physical Modeling Investigation of the Potential Response of the Lake Mills Delta to Different Magnitudes and Rates of Removal of Glines Canyon Dam from the Elwha River, WA.

The Fate of Dam Removal Decisions in Light of Understanding Sediment Dynamics

Modeling and Measuring Sediment Transport for River Restoration and Dam Removal

 

 

 

 

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