Lessons from Dam Incidents, US-II
The purpose of this report is to present available data to the profession regarding failures, accidents, and major repairs at dams in the United States. Data is analyzed with respect to the type of incident, frequency of incidents, dam size, type of dam, and age of dam. Conclusions and recommendations are drawn to help prevent future occurrences of similar incidents. Narrative descriptions of 80 incidents are included in the report.
- Hardback | 236 pages
- 137.2 x 213.4 x 15.2mm | 294.84g
- 31 Jul 1988
- American Society of Civil Engineers
- Reston, United States