Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2440/119989
Type: Thesis
Title: Risk assessment of dams
Author: Al Maqbali, Nasser
Issue Date: 1999
School/Discipline: Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Abstract: Explores risk assessment of dams, a fundamental approach for dam safety measurement, providing a base on which all safety assessment and any appropriate regulation should be developed. Includes an overview of the relevant literature; an example of the application of this method by the South Australia Water Corporation; and it is also applied to the Wadi Al Jizzi Recharge Dam in the Sultanate of Oman. Conclusions and recommendations are presented on the applicability of risk assessment of dams method in the Sultanate of Oman.
Dissertation Note: Thesis (M.Eng.Sc.) -- University of Adelaide, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2000
Keywords: Dam failures; Dam safety
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