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Dam

A subdivision of the mohar, the currency of Nepal prior to 1932. A dam was equivalent to 1/128 of a mohar.
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Not one earth dam anywhere has failed by shedding its total contents like they assume because it is not possible.
Hence, analyzing the effect of the rising and lowering of reservoir water level to the seepage on the earth dam by considering the water level fluctuation, dam slope inclination and the type of soil composing the dam body is necessary [3].
The results of 32 earth dam slope protection slabs field investigations shows, that mostly occurred defects and deteriorations of slab are: deterioration of cover layer (11 from 32 objects) and collapsing of junctures (16 from 32 objects), accordingly 30% and 50% of researched objects.
Several major earth dam remediation case histories are discussed.
The Bonny Dam Soil-Cement Test Section for Earth Dam Facings was placed in 1951, on the bank of the South Fork of the Republican River near the Kansas-Colorado state line, about two-thirds of a mile upstream from Bonny Dam.
In Nowadays, piezometers are use in earth dam to monitoring different parts of earth dam.
AFTER a break in a century-old earth dam released a thunderous torrent of water across the US Hawaiian island of Kauai, killing at least two people, crews began to monitor other dams feared to be unsafe.
Tenders are invited for Construction of longitudinal and cross drain, compound wall, box cell culvert, steps etc for earth dam of tmip
Tenders are invited for Drilling Of Exploratory Holes With Nx Core Bits & Double Tube Core Barrel Alongwith One Groutability Test On Hillock Mass From Rd-1390M To 1630M Of Earth Dam Of Kanupur Irrigation Project.
Tenders are invited for Drilling of Exploratory Holes with NX Core Bits & Double Tube Core Barrel along with one Groutability Test on Hillock Mass from RD-1390m to 1630m of Earth Dam of Kanupur Irrigation Document Purchase Start date : 06 Mar 2018 Document Purchase End date : 21 Mar 2018 Period of contract : 2 Months