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Industries Hydropower Dam Safety and Inspections RIDM - Regulations, Guidelines and Manuals

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Engineering Guidelines for the Evaluation of Hydropower Projects

Preface PDF

Drilling PDF new - About Drilling at Embankment Dams Read More

Chapter 1 PDF - General Requirements Read More

Chapter 2 PDF - Selecting and Accommodating Inflow Design Floods for Dams Read More

Chapter 3 PDF - Gravity Dams Read More

Chapter 4 PDF - Embankment Dams Read More

Chapter 5 PDF - Geotechnical Investigations and Studies

Chapter 6 PDF - Emergency Action Plans Read More

Chapter 7 PDF - Construction Quality Control Inspection Program

Chapter 8 PDF - Determination of the Probable Maximum Flood

Chapter 9 PDF - Instrumentation and Monitoring

Chapter 10 PDF - Other Dams

Chapter 11 PDF - Arch Dams

Chapter 12 - Penstock and Water Conveyance Facilities (In Preparation)

Chapter 13 PDF - Evaluation of Seismic Hazards (Revised Draft Version) Read More

Chapter 14 PDF - Dam Safety Performance Monitoring Program