Dams and Reservoirs: Planning and Engineering by Iqtidar Siddiqui

Dams and Reservoirs: Planning and Engineering

byIqtidar Siddiqui

Paperback | August 31, 2008

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This book has been written specially for undergraduate and postgraduate students and professional engineers involved in the planning and design of small and large dam projects with emphasis on planning, investigation, design, construction and their maintenance.

About The Author

Iqtidar Siddiqui is Former Chief Engineer with P and I Division, WAPDA in Pakistan.

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Title:Dams and Reservoirs: Planning and EngineeringFormat:PaperbackDimensions:302 pages, 9.37 × 6.93 × 0.63 inPublished:August 31, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195475852

ISBN - 13:9780195475852

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Table of Contents

1. Planning and investigations2. Topographical surveys3. Geotechnical investigations4. Hydrological and hydraulic investigations5. Environmental surveys6. Reservoir planning7. Types of dams8. Gravity dams9. Earth fill dams10. Rock fill dams11. Miscellaneous types of dams12. Spillways13. Outlet structures14. Hydraulic model studies15. River diversion and construction16. Instrumentations and monitoring17. Watershed management