Improving a High Hazard Dam’s Safety with Difficult Site Access

Clifton Forge Dam is a high‐hazard potential concrete gravity…

Dam Breach and Emergency Action Planning: Selecting the Right Models

This presentation will consider two dam breach studies developed…

How to Drain an Impoundment – Design, Repair and Replacement

The Virginia Impounding Structure Regulations (Regulations) require…

Brighton Dam Rehabilitation

The Brighton Dam is a concrete slab and buttress dam that has…

Dam Risk Reduction

In Virginia alone, there are 2,900 dams ranging from farm ponds…

Flood Watch Monitoring and Observations for a High Hazard Dam – a Microsoft O365 Solution

A ‘High Hazard’ dam has the potential to cause loss of human…

Dam Inspections – More than Filling Out a Form Once a Year

DCR Dam Safety requires annual inspections of all regulated dams. …

Design Approach for Repair of Small Dams with Piping Failures

Fairfax County’s robust BMP inspection program has recently…