Tag: dam

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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David Rivera

Course Correction on Farmers Branch Creek

Note: This article was featured in the June 2020 edition of the APWA Reporter. Read the e-edition here. Farmers Branch […]

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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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Jennifer Wasinger

Hands-on Slope Stability Workshop

Freese and Nichols is partnering with John France, OWRB and ASDSO, this summer, to provide a technical workshop on the slope […]

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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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Tony Grubbs

Steps to Make Sure Your Dam Is Ready for Winter

Winter is coming – the first official day of winter is Dec. 21. As a dam owner, you can take […]

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