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Dam safety during floods

Up to now, most guidelines fix the dam crest level by the Maximum Water Level (MWL), calculated by the Design Flood (DF), plus the freeboard (FB) calculated by the height of the waves produced by the maximum wind velocity.

Modeling the Mississippi River

Society requires artifice to survive in a region where nature might reasonably have asked a few more eons to finish a work of creation that was incomplete.

Innovative surveillance of 40 km of dykes along the Rhine River

The new French law of end 2007 urges French dam and dykes owners of a given importance (i.e. when significant human or economic interests are at stake downwards) to permanently demonstrate that they properly manage the safety of their structures. Voies Navigables de France, the French national operator of public canals (more than 6,200 km canals in France)

PPP in Vietnam - Current Status & Prospect

PPP – What is it? - It’s a cooperative venture between the government & the private partners to integrate the advantageous expertise of each partner to complete a project of infrastrure development and public services

Dam development in Vietnam: Current status & future planning

Vietnam is a South - East Asian country, which is affected by the subtropical humid moonsoon climate. Its annual rainfall is high and most of its territory (especially in the North and the Central parts) is mountainous and has good potential for water reserves and hydropower.

PKW Projects in Vietnam

At the PKW Workshop 2014 held on December 3rd , 2014 in Onyonax (France), the author delivered his presentation on PKW Projects in Vietnam.

Happy Holidays and a New Year

Wishing you Happy Holidays and a New Year filled with prosperity and succes!

Interface erosion sensibility of cohesive fine soils

Erosion is one of the main causes of instabilities within hydraulic earth structures as dams, dikes or levees. This paper deals with the interface erosion phenomenon between soil and water, and the Jet Erosion Test is used in order to evaluate the erodibility of two types of clayey sand

Development of disaster vulnerability indicators in the context of climate change: a case study in Quang Nam coastal zone, central Vietnam

Coastal areas always have to confront with a rapidly growing impact of disasters, due to many factors that cause an increase in the vulnerability of local communities combined with an increase in (hydrometeorological) hazard events related to climate change

Vietnam Vice PM's Welcome Message
The ICOLD Committee on “Dams for Hydroelectric Energy”
Prof. Jinsheng JIA’ s Letter
Long report of the Int. Symposium “ASIA 2008” on “Water Resources & Renewable Energy Development in Asia”.
Welcome to Vietnam! Bienvenu au Vietnam!
Advanced Technology of "Tyco Water".
Vietnam Country Update & Hydro Power Development Plant
H.E. Vice Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai at the Opening Ceremony of the Symposium “ASIA 2008 -Water Resources & Renewable Energy Development in Asia”
Address of H.E. Vice Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai at the Opening Ceremony of the Symposium "ASIA 2008"
Long-term Cooperation between VNCOLD & CHINCOLD
Some images of Son La Hydropower Project.
Ham Thuan - Da Mi Hydropower Project.
VNCOLD Central Officers.
Interaction between morphology change & salinity distribution in the Dinh An Estuary, Vietnam.
Dinh Binh (Vietnam) RCC Dam.
Flood Mitigation Strategy for Sustainability in Vietnam.
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