Hydraulic Engineering Products

  • A Practical Guide to Construction of Hydropower Facilities

    1st Edition

    By Suchintya Kumar Sur

    This book deals with the narratives of water to watt, which includes elementary conceptual design, modern planning, scheduling and monitoring systems, and extensive pre- and post-investigations pertaining to hydropower facilities. It also includes explorations to ensure aspects of dam safety…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02 
    CRC Press

  • Basics of Hydraulic Systems, Second Edition

    2nd Edition

    By Qin Zhang

    This textbook surveys hydraulics and fluid power systems technology, with new chapters on system modeling and hydraulic systems controls now included.The text presents topics in a systematic way, following the course of energy transmission in hydraulic power generation, distribution, deployment,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    CRC Press

  • Supplement to the Position Paper on Dams and the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by CIGB ICOLD

    ICOLD Bulletin 159, Supplement to the Position Paper on Dams and the Environment, summarizes the role of dams in the future in the context of the global environmental changes which have become a significant issue in recent years. Global problems such as climate change have impacts on dam safety.…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22 
    CRC Press
    ICOLD Bulletins Series

  • Engineering Hydrology

    1st Edition

    By Balram Panigrahi, Kajal Panigrahi

    The book contains a lot of basic knowledge in the field of hydrology and contains valuable research in the area of water resources evaluation, development and management. The book will help students in the streams of meteorology, forestry, environmental engineering, geology and earth sciences and…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    CRC Press

  • Cutoffs for Dams

    1st Edition

    Edited by CIGB ICOLD

    ICOLD Bulletin 150, Cutoffs for Dams, discusses foundation treatment methods using cutoff-type barriers. High emphasis is given to alluvial deposits throughout this document; however, different materials may require cutoff. The construction of cutoffs has made significant advances mainly through…

    Paperback – 2018-12-12
    CRC Press
    ICOLD Bulletins Series

  • ICOLD Dam Decommissioning - Guidelines

    1st Edition

    Edited by CIGB ICOLD

    Dam decommissioning or dam removal has been increasingly common since the past decade. The reason for considering dam removal may have to do with the safety of dams, high repair costs, high operating and maintenance costs, or effects on fish passage and water quality. However, the decision to…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17
    CRC Press
    ICOLD Bulletins Series

  • Twenty-Sixth International Congress on Large Dams / Vingt-Sixième Congrès International des Grands Barrages

    4th - 6th July 2018, Vienna, Austria, 1st Edition

    Edited by CIGB ICOLD

    The International Committee on Large Dams (ICOLD) held its 26th International Congress in Vienna, Austria (1-7 July 2018). The proceedings of the congress focus on four main questions: 1. Reservoir sedimentation and sustainable development; 2. Safety and risk analysis; 3. Geology and dams, and 4.…

    Hardback – 2018-08-21
    CRC Press

  • Dam Surveillance Guide

    1st Edition

    Edited by CIGB ICOLD

    Dams are part of human achievements that induce great benefits for society but also bear a potential risk to people, property and the natural environment. The risk of a dam rupture is extremely low and diffi cult to quantify accurately. The aim of ‘Dam surveillance’ (ICOLD Bulletin 158), is to help…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    CRC Press
    ICOLD Bulletins Series

  • Flood Evaluation and Dam Safety

    1st Edition

    Edited by CIGB ICOLD

    Hydrology and dams are two fields that are obviously closely related. Four bulletins have so far been published by the Committee: Selection of Design Flood – Current methods, Dams and Floods – Guidelines and cases histories, Role of Dams in Flood Mitigation – A review and Integrated Flood…

    Paperback – 2018-08-10
    CRC Press
    ICOLD Bulletins Series

  • The Indian Ocean Tsunami

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tad S. Murty, U. Aswathanarayana, Niru Nirupama

    The Indian Ocean tsunami of December 2004 is considered to have been one of the worst natural disasters in history, affecting twelve countries, from Indonesia to Somalia. 175,000 people are believed to have lost their lives, almost 50,000 were registered as missing and 1.7 million people were…

    Paperback – 2018-07-30
    CRC Press

  • Flood Control and Drainage Engineering

    4th Edition

    By S.N. Ghosh

    Primarily written as course material on flood control and drainage engineering for advanced students of civil engineering, this new fourth edition is again thoroughly revised. It accommodates recent developments in remote sensing, information technology and GIS technology. New added material deals…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    CRC Press

  • Fluid Mechanics of Environmental Interfaces

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Carlo Gualtieri, Dragutin T. Mihailovic

    Environmental Fluid Mechanics (EFM) studies the motion of air and water at several different scales, the fate and transport of species carried along by these fluids, and the interactions among those flows and geological, biological, and engineered systems. EFM emerged some decades ago as a response…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    CRC Press

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