Dam Engineering Failures in the Best of the Web Directory

Dam Engineering Failures

  • Buffalo Creek Disaster

    Indexes articles providing explanation to the tragedy, wherein strip mining and heavy rain reportedly produced a raging flood.

  • Catastrophic Dam Failures - China in August 1975

    Details the study of failed waterworks system operations. Includes calculations and illustrations.

  • Cracking Dams - Advanced Level

    Improved instructions explaining the theories why such edifices have cracks. Provides references for engineering mechanisms and computer simulation.

  • Stava Tailings Dam Failure

    Chronicles the extent of the tragedy's damages in the locality near Trento, Italy. Includes explanation on the causes of the incident.

  • Vajont Landslide

    Lecture compositions providing explanation on why such tragedies happens as documented by David Petley.

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