Guidelines for Hydraulic design of SHP Projects



2.2:      Guidelines for Hydraulic design of SHP Projects


·         Hydraulic Design of Head works including Intake

-    Gated Weirs

-    Trench Weirs

-    Bush & Boulder Weirs

·         Hydraulic Design of Trash racks

·         Hydraulic Design of

-    Headrace Channels

-    Headrace tunnels

-    Pipe conduits

-    Cross drainage works

·         Hydraulic design of bypass power channel including pilling works pertaining to development on existing canal falls

·         Hydraulic Design of Desilting Works

-    Vortex Tubes

-    Desilting tanks including flushing system

·         Hydraulic design of Forebay

-    Forebay

-    Spillway channel

·         Hydraulic Design of surge shaft

·         Hydraulic Design of penstock

·         Hydraulic Design of tailrace


Draft issued on Feb 07, 2008


1.     Prof MK Mittal, Civil Engg. Department, IIT, Roorkee

2.     Shri Pursothuman,AEE/Civil, Tamil Nadu Electricity Board,Chennai

3.     Dr. B.N. Asthana, Former Chief Engineer, UP Irrigation, New Delhi

4.     Mr Phil C Helwig, Consultant