Dam Safety 101
Hosted by Stantec Consulting, in partnership with Nova Scotia Lands Inc., this workshop will cover the following topics:
- Roles and Responsibilies: Dam Owners and the Canadian Dam Association
- Dam Fundamentals: What is a dam, what types of dams are there?
- Dam Safety Principles: Dam Safety Management, Operation, Maintenance and Surveillance, Emergency Preparedness, Dam Safety Reviews and Analysis and Assessment (Hydrotechnical, Geotechnical, and Structural Engineering)
- Public Safety Around Dams: Why is PSAD important? How is it assessed and treated?