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<p>The purpose of this guideline is to assist dam owners to determine the most appropriate consequence of failure classification for dams in their jurisdiction in a manner that is consistent across the province.<br />This guideline is intended to be a companion ...
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<p>A tunnel is an underground passageway, completely enclosed except for openings for egress, commonly at each end. Some tunnels are aqueducts to supply water for consumption or for hydroelectric stations or are sewers. A tunnel project must start with a comprehensive ...
Reference: Imperial Journal of Interdisciplinary Research (IJIR) Vol-3, Issue-5, 2017 ISSN: 2454-1362, http://www.onlinejournal.in
 
<p>The purpose of this Manual is to:<br />1. guide the assessment of the consequence category of all structures constructed as part of<br />activities that require an EA or development approval<br />2. guide the determination of the structures that require ...
Reference: ESR/2016/1933 • Version 5.00 • Effective: 29 MAR 16
<p>This study was carried out in selected districts of Mashonaland, East and Central provinces of Zimbabwe in 2011 to determine the environmental impacts of earth dam failures and spillway malfunctions with regards to soil erosion. A total of 14 earth dams ...
Reference: Vol. 3 (5), pp. 177-186, August 2013
<p>One of the most common ways to stabilize the slope is to use the row of drilled shaft. The goal of this investigation is to introduce applicable methodology to calculate the factors of safety and force, on the shaft, in the static condition. By using the ...
Reference: A Dissertation Presented to The Graduate Faculty of The University of Akron
<p>Hydropower plants with underground powerhouse contain different types of underground structures namely: diversion tunnels, headrace and tailrace tunnels, access tunnels, caverns grouting and inspection galleries etc. As earthquake ground shaking affects ...
Reference: First Asian and 9th Iranian Tunnelling Symposium, Tehran, Iran, November 1-2, 2011
 
<p>Seqwater owns and operates 25 referable dams in South East Queensland. These dams fulfil an important role within the community providing water for urban, industrial and irrigation use as well as providing for hydroelectric power generation, flood mitigation ...
Reference: SQWQ.001.003.0151
<p>This study determined the feasibility of using driven piles to stabilize highway embankment slopes. The activities performed under this study were a detailed literature review, a national survey of state DOTs, a review of inspection and stabilization mitigation ...
Reference: Report No. CDOT-2010-8 Final Report
<p>For investigating floor heave behavior and controlling technique of roadway intersection in deep mine, creep deformation characteristics of floor around roadway intersection was studied by Flac3D and the effects of shear plastic critical value, reinforcement ...
Reference: Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground – Ng, Huang & Liu (eds), © 2009 Taylor & Francis Group, London
<p>The tunnel squeezing phenomenonwas first described byTerzaghi (1946)who associated squeezing mainly with clay-rich rocks. Consistent with Terzaghi&rsquo;s original description, the focus of this paper is on tunnels in clays and clay-rich rocks such as clayshales. ...
Reference: Geotechnical Aspects of Underground Construction in Soft Ground – Ng, Huang & Liu (eds), © 2009 Taylor & Francis Group, London