Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
12/01/2017 After Oroville, officials across the West review dam safety
Incidents
Other
12/01/2017 What led to the KRP dam mishap? Incidents
12/01/2017 Misner Dam could be repaired by end of 2018 Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/30/2017 Krishnagiri dam shutter breaks, officials sound wide flood alert Incidents
11/30/2017 Zarmani dam embankment collapse forces out villagers Incidents
11/29/2017 Hairline cracks in the Oroville Dam spillway cause concern
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/29/2017 Elko County fishery drains after dam gate breaks open Incidents
11/28/2017 Iraq, World Bank investigating dam safety after earthquakes earlier this month
Incidents
Earthquakes
11/28/2017 Public invited to meeting on Walton’s Mill Dam in Farmington
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Public Hearings
11/27/2017 Technology tested in Omaha helping contractor meet deadlines on California dam project
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
11/27/2017 Dam removed from Passumpsic River after 5 weeks of work Dam Removal
11/26/2017 A look at 6 Indian dams that are stuck at the gates Other
11/24/2017 Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia tensions over dam flare up again Other
11/24/2017 Proposed Columbia Dam removal advances to next step Dam Removal
11/23/2017 Cambridge council faces difficult decision on Riverside Dam Dam Removal
11/23/2017 Cooper Lake dam repairs may require borrowing $6 million Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/22/2017 A Disaster Waiting to Happen While Abang Jo & Co Sleep: Water Confirmed Seeping Into Control Room at Bengoh Dam Incidents
11/17/2017 Ranchers concerned about rising costs of earthen dams Other
11/17/2017 Baghdad allocates $2.5mn for quake-damaged Darbandikhan dam
Incidents
Earthquakes
Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/17/2017 $17 million repair project is set for the Lake Manatee Dam Dam Modifications/Repairs