Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future

Author(s): H. Hewlett
ISBN: 9780727735225
Publication Date: 04 September 2008
Stock level: In stock

£129.00 £172.00

Format:Hardback
Publication status: Published
Publisher:ICE Publishing
Page size:234x156mm
Number of pages:464
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Latest essential information on reservoir safety from the heart of the water management professionThe new title from Thomas Telford contains the proceedings from the 15th Conference of the British Dam Society. Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the…



Subjects: Water engineering and wastewater managementFlood defence and controlWater supply and distribution
Product code: 9780727735225

Latest essential information on reservoir safety from the heart of the water management profession

The new title from Thomas Telford contains the proceedings from the 15th Conference of the British Dam Society. Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future discusses key topics and correct events including the state of the UK reservoir management and legislation, and reservoir safety following sever weather in recent years. This book will provide invaluable information on best practice and will be essential for those professionals involved in the managing of reservoirs.

Ensuring Reservoir Safety into the Future covers key topics including:

• Internal erosion
• Dam break analysis and risk assessment
• Design analysis and monitoring
• 2007 storms and UK reservoir safety issues
• Construction, remedial works and discontinuance