Safety Evaluation of Existing Dams Day 2 (March 2012) – MODULES 1-4 – Individual Modules

Choose individual modules or purchase the discounted entire course here.

Technical Seminar: Safety Evaluation of Existing Dams Day 2 (March 2012) – MODULES 1 TO 4

Full course

This seminar emphasises the importance of periodic evaluation of the safety of existing dams, and provides specific information and guidance on the visual and instrumented monitoring of the various types of dams and their appurtenant structures.  Failure modes analysis is stressed as the basis for an effective and efficient monitoring program.  At the conclusion of the course, attendees will have a thorough understanding of the procedures and techniques essential to carrying out meaningful dam safety evaluations and monitoring, and should be able to apply these principles to improve their own effectiveness and the effectiveness of their dam safety programs.

Includes access to the following videos:

  • Seepage Evaluation and Response – Gregg Scott 1:30:02
  • Inspection of Embankment Dams, Including Rockfill Dams – Chris Danley 49:42
  • Instrumented Monitoring of Embankment Dams, Including Data Evaluation – Jay Stateler 1:55:27
  • Inspection of Concrete and Masonry Dams -Chris Danley 37:15
  • Instrumented Monitoring of Concrete Dams, Including Data Evaluation – Jay Stateler 36:07
  • Concrete Dam Failure Modes – Gregg Scott 59:07
  • Spillway Failure Modes and Monitoring – Gregg Scott 46:09


Buy this resource