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Gregg A Scott
Abstract: The Bureau of Reclamation has been performing quantitative risk analysis as the primary dam safety decision making tool for well over a decade. This paper summarizes some of the key concepts and basic methodology currently used in the dam safety risk analysis process at Reclamation.
Keywords: dam safety, risk analysis, reliability analysis, event trees, subjective probability.
ANCOLD is an incorporated voluntary association of organisations and individual professionals with an interest in dams in Australia.