Tag: dam safety

Innovative Techniques Improve Safety at Lake Ponca Dam Spillway

The award-winning project exemplifies an intentional, systematic approach to safety, users’ needs, and cost-effective solutions, allowing for continued use even during flood events.

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Janis Murphy

Dam Owners With Gated Spillways Face June 1 Deadline

Dam owners in Texas need to understand how to implement a new state requirement to notify emergency management officials downstream […]

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Kyle Jacobs

Dam Safety: Knowing Your Online Resources

As each hurricane season comes and goes, so too does a heightened risk for flooding in our homes and businesses. […]

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Tina McMartin

The Power of Dams: Marking National Dam Safety Awareness Day

Today, Freese and Nichols joins the dam safety industry today to raise awareness about National Dam Safety Awareness Day.  National Dam […]

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John Wolfhope

New Guidance for Articulated Concrete Blocks for Spillway Armoring

In the fight against erosion, articulated concrete blocks serve as an option to armor auxiliary spillways. A new chapter in […]

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Victor Vasquez

Clog Away: Usage of Small-Slot Drainage Pipes

Looking at an industry-accepted practice, a Freese and Nichols study examined the use of small slotted drainage pipes in dams. […]

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Tina McMartin

National Dam Safety Awareness Day: The Power of Dams

Freese and Nichols joins several national organizations today to commemorate National Dam Safety Awareness Day. There are more than 90,000 […]

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