Recent Dam Safety News

Date News Item Link Category
02/12/2018 Rain causes mudslides, partial dam failure in Southwest Va.
Incidents
Floods
02/12/2018 https://www.radioiowa.com/2018/02/12/study-links-lock-and-dam-failure-to-extensive-expensive-road-damage/ Other
02/12/2018 Ready for the Rain: PENETRON Helps Renew Brazilian Dam Dam Modifications/Repairs
02/12/2018 Study links lock-and-dam failure to extensive, expensive road damage
Incidents
Other
02/11/2018 Oroville crisis drives harder look at aging US dams
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
02/10/2018 Column: The fate of the lock and dam in Augusta, but first a little history Dam Removal
02/10/2018 Highway 49 deemed safe to use after dam breach Incidents
02/09/2018 Engineers: 7 California dams in serious jeopardy Other
02/08/2018 Oroville Dam crisis prompts $51 billion lawsuit
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Legal
02/07/2018 Small Fire Put Out At Oroville Dam Power Plant Incidents
02/06/2018 Federal government unsure whether it will pay for Oroville Dam spillway repairs
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
02/06/2018 Impact of Upper Mississippi River infrastructure failures assessed
Dam Modifications/Repairs
Other
02/05/2018 S.O.S: Locks and Dams on U.S. Rivers Falling Apart Other
02/05/2018 Memo Shows Seven State-Operated Dams Need a Closer Look in Wake of Oroville Dam Incident
Incidents
Dam Modifications/Repairs
02/04/2018 Michigan to Begin $4M Project to Remove 90-Year-Old Dam Dam Removal
02/01/2018 New Suit Seeks Huge Damages for DWR ‘Recklessness’ at Oroville Dam
Incidents
Legal
02/01/2018 AAMA, DEP to set meeting on dam seepage Incidents
02/01/2018 Cross Brothers Dam Should Be Totally Removed Selectboard Told Last Week Dam Removal
02/01/2018 State hands out cash for dam and sea wall repairs Dam Modifications/Repairs
02/01/2018 Texas dam regulation is in desperate need of repair Dam Safety Legislation