Guidelines for planning the projects on existing dams, barrages, weirs, canals falls and locks structures

 

Title

1.2.A:  Guidelines for planning the projects on existing dams, barrages, weirs, canals falls  and locks structures

Scope

·         Assessment of hydropower resources

·         Barrages, locks, canal falls structures

·         Safety assessment  of existing structures

·         Development, operation and management  Plan

·         Condition Assessment

-          Physical condition of structures: Assessment of the physical condition of the structures.

-          Equipment:

-          Design review

·      Powerhouse Location

-          Review of original foundation geology (if available).

-          Review of construction photos and reports (if available)

·      Powerhouse Location

·      Canal Fall Projects - Types of Developments and Issues

-          Condition Assessment

-          Powerhouse Location - In Bypass Canal

-          Powerhouse Locations - in Unused Navigation Locks

·         Interference with Irrigation Operations

·         References

Status

Under Preparation

Committee

  1. Shri Shri V C Bhowmik, CE(Civil), TCE Consulting Engineers Ltd., New Delhi
  2. Mr Brijendra Sharma NHPC
  3. Representative from CWPRS, Pune - safety of dams
  4. Representative from CWC- dam directorate
  5. Shri Gopal Krishnan, Former CWC

Remarks