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Dams and Reservoirs
Planning and Engineering
The planning and design of a dam project is a multi-disciplinary exercise. This book discusses the various phases in the planning and construction of dams. These include: surveys and investigations; hydraulic model studies; river diversion and construction; instrumentation and monitoring; and watershed management. The author also discusses the different types of dams according to their classification by functions, construction materials, structural design, and hydraulic design. This book will serve as a key reference for practicing engineers and consultants, as well as teachers and students of engineering.
Iqtidar H. Siddiqui is a former Regional Advisor on Water Resources to the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and Pacific (UNESCAP) and a former Director General, International Water Logging and Salinity Research Institute (IWASRI).
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|Weight in kg||0.484|
|Year of Publication||2009|