CFD Modeling – More Than Just a Pretty Picture

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) modeling has been a tool utilized…

20 Years of Dam Rehab, How We Made It Work in Virginia

Virginia NRCS has rehabilitated 13 of its 150 watershed structures…

Emergency Detection, Evaluation, and Response at Little Creek Dam

Little Creek Dam is owned and operated by Newport News Waterworks. …

Potential Failure Modes & Risk Evaluation in Dam Safety

Design criteria for dams has evolved over time, often in response…

Challenges in Active Dam Rehabilitation

The City of Winchester owns and operates the Percy D. Miller…

Bifurcation at South River: Using HEC-RAS to Evaluate Unique Flow Conditions

One of the first steps in a dam rehabilitation is calculating…

Recognizing Risk – The Prioritization of High Hazard Potential Dams

The FEMA HHPD grant funding bases eligibility on whether a dam…

Lake Barton – Improvements to Aging Infrastructure

Fairfax County’s dam safety program recently identified a localized…