This text methodically demonstrates the basic rules for the design criteria of earthfill and rockfill dams. It expertly guides the reader from preliminary work through the design of various embankment dams and on to the construction and finally the control of safety in completed structures.It will resist the expected maximum amplitude of earthquake motion for more than 1500 events. ... The reinforcement is about 0.5% of the concrete section in both directions, or 0.5% vertical and 0.4% horizontal. ... In Australia 1 Plinth 2 Perimetric joint 3 Starter slabs 4 Horizontal 1 90 Design of earth and rock/ill dams .
|Title||:||Earth and Rockfill Dams|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1997-01-01|