Air Entrainment in Bottom Outlet Tailrace Tunnels

Application of TELEMAC 2D Software to Dimensioning Hydraulic Structures: Case of the Mesce Dam

The 1985 Flow Slide and Debris Flow at Stava (Italy)

Numerical Modeling of Dam-Break Type Problems for Navier-Stokes and Granular Flows

Structures of Debris Flow Countermeasures

The Effect of Open Dams on Debris Flows

Retaining Function of Open-Type Sabo Dams

The Flow Field and Impact Force on a Debris Dam

Water Works
The largest water pipeline under construction is in Botswana, in Africa. The North/South carrier project is phase one of a three phase program to bring water to this arid country. Letsobogo...

Little Conemaugh Dam Failure

Recycling Penn Forest Dam
Almost since it's construction more than 30 years ago, the Penn Forest Dam had suffered severe seepage, leading officials in Bethlehem, Penn., to wonder how secure their largest...

Guidelines for Retirement of Dams and Hydroelectric Facilities
Prepared by the Task Committee on Guidelines for Retirement of Dams and Hydroelectric Facilities of the Hydropower Committee of the Energy Division of ASCE. ...

Old Aswan Dam
Egypt's Aswan Dam is almost 100 years old, and engineers performed tests of the masonry, conducting petrographic and chemical analyses. The High and Aswan Dam Authority of...

Grouting to Great Depths
Logan Martin dam on the Coosa River in Alabama has been plagued by underseepage since its construction in 1964. The karst forming the dam's foundation allows water to flow...

Power-Generating Dams: Lifelines
This section provides an overview of power generating dams, including major components and subsystems. Also present are general post-earthquake investigation procedures for dams....

Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
The Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering covers the broad area of practice known as geotechnical engineering. Papers are welcomed on topics such as foundations, retaining structures,...

A Large-Scale Experiment on Breaching in Sand-Dikes

Examples of Structural Identification from Measured Earthquake Response: Buildings, Bridges, and Dams

Ground Penetrating Radar for Infrastructure Condition Assessment and Geophysical Applications: A Review

Spawning a Hydroelectric Plant
A hydroelectric facility which utilizes fishway attraction water on the Columbia River between Washington and Oregon will tap a neglected source of power and save many endangered fish...





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