Publications
Content page | Published: 2018-12-14

Originally Kirsi Hänninen & Olli Auer wrote 2015 "Patorakenteiden vedenalaisten osien tarkastusmenetelmät" this was translated and Monitoring of Submered structures was published in ICOLD Symposi...

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Dam Safety technology project in co-operation with Chinese
Content page | Published: 2018-06-15

The general purpose is to establish the cooperation between the two countries in the field of dam safety and related technologies. This will be implemented by sharing experiences, testing new technol......

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Dam Incidents in Finland 2014-2018
Content page | Published: 2015-11-17

2018 21 dam safety incidents was reported to dam safety authority in 2018. 2017 There was 17 dam incidents in 2017. Huge storm caused 4 of these events. DESCRIPTION OF THE DAM......

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Dam Safety Guide
Content page | Published: 2013-09-12

A new Dam Safety Act (494/2009) came into force on 1 October 2009 and a Government Decree on Dam Safety (319/2010) on 5 May 2010.  Dam Safety Guide (in Finnish) was complete...

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Supervision of the dam safety
Content page | Published: 2013-09-19

According to the Dam Safety Act: The Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (ELY Centre) which is competent in dam safety matters functions as the dam safety authority referre...

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Dams and dam safety
Content page | Published: 2013-08-20

Water storage dams in Finland have been constructed to prevent floods, to produce hydropower, to improve water supply, and to create artificial lakes for fish farming or recreational activities. Floo...

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