Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
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
11/15/2017 Hundreds Of Dams In Texas Are In Danger Of Failing
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
11/15/2017 Learning from Failure - Oroville Dam spillway
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
11/14/2017 New sonar system making TVA dam inspections better, cheaper
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
11/14/2017 Greene Township gets $100,000 to remove Conococheague dams Dam Removal
11/13/2017 Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan fail to reach agreement on dam project Other
11/13/2017 Local representatives take Oroville Dam concerns to Washington D.C.
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
11/13/2017 Design Work on Aberdeen Lake Dam Fix Nearly Complete Dam Modifications/Repairs