Characterization of abnormal seepages in Earth Dams

Resistivimeter SYSCAL PRO SWITCH 72 The earth dam of Salhab, built in 1993 and located in northern-west of Syria consists of two separated embankments. The main one extends east-west along a distance of 895m with […]

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Evaluating and monitoring levee conditions is vitally important

S-wave velocity measurements along levees in New Orleans using passive surface wave methods Inspection is an important part of mitigating the hazard to those communities living within the shadow of a levee. Recently, researchers from […]

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How to prevail potential landslides and risk of over topped dams – Vajont Dam, Italy

Full 3D electrical resistivity tomography (ERT) obtained with the FullWaver system In 1963, 270 million of m3 of rocks of Mont Toc crashed into the Vajont reservoir in Northern Italy during its initial filling. The […]

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Dam Safety literature available for download

The Dam Safety Group brings together a group of collaborative members, ideally positioned to use proven geophysical technology, services and products for Dam site investigation and monitoring together with seismic monitoring via earthquake early warning […]

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The specialist collaborative group for Dam and Levee safety technologies

The Dam Safety Group brings together a group of collaborative members, ideally positioned to use proven geophysical technology, services and products for Dam site investigation and monitoring together with seismic monitoring via earthquake early warning […]

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NEW Website for Dam Safety launched – www.damsafetygroup.com

The Dam Safety Group brings together a group of collaborative members, ideally positioned to use proven geophysical technology, services and products for Dam site investigation and monitoring together with seismic monitoring via earthquake early warning […]

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Seismic Earthquake monitoring system for Algerian Dams

The high-performance, compact, and cost-effective Etna2 accelerographs were interconnected to create strong-motion networks for real-time data services such as rapid analysis and notification. The National Agency for Dams and Water Transfer (ANBT) manages 75 dams […]

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Survey of CuaDat Irrigation Dam, Vietnam

CuaDat Irrigation Dam is one of the largest irrigation dams in Vietnam. The entire concrete surface inspection survey was conducted by the Department of Geophysical Application Research – Institute of Ecology and Works Protection. Vucico […]

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Additional 1200ft (366m) lock development at the Kentucky Dam

The Kentucky Lock and Dam is located on the Tennessee River near Grand Rivers, Kentucky. The 184-mile reservoir is the largest in the Eastern United States and spans across parts of Kentucky and Tennessee. Its […]

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