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Dams & reservoirs books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Dams & reservoirs category. Presented with a red border are the Dams & reservoirs books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Dynamic Stability of Hydraulic Gates and Engineering for Flood Prevention by Noriaki Ishii, Keiko Anami, Charles W. Knisely Dynamic Stability of Hydraulic Gates and Engineering for Flood Prevention
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Presents scholarly research on engineering techniques and mechanisms to decrease the failure rate of hydraulic gates. Including a range of perspectives on topics such as fluid dynamics, vibration mechanisms, and flow stability, this book is designed for researchers, academics, engineers,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Rock Grouting at Dam Sites by Friedrich-Karl Ewert Rock Grouting at Dam Sites

This book focuses on the permeability of the foundation of dams, how to determine their state and how to tighten permeable rock to achieve safe foundations for large dams.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

Dams in Japan Past, Present and Future by Japan) Japan Commission On Large Dams - JCOLD (Tokyo Dams in Japan Past, Present and Future

Overview of Japan's long water history, by the Japanese Commission on large dams. Starting from the 7th century, when irrigation ponds were first constructed for paddy cropping, until the beginning of the 21st century. Elaborates on various roles of dams:...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 2: Reservoir Engineering by Martin (Imperial College London, Uk) Blunt Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 2: Reservoir Engineering
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This book covers the fundamentals of reservoir engineering in the recovery of hydrocarbons from underground reservoirs. It provides a comprehensive introduction to the topic, including discussion of recovery processes, material balance, fluid properties and fluid flow. It also contains details...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/05/2017

Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs III Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs (PKW 2017), February 22-24, 2017, Qui Nhon, Vietnam by Albert Corhay Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs III Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs (PKW 2017), February 22-24, 2017, Qui Nhon, Vietnam

Since the first implementation by Electricite de France on the Goulours dam (France) in 2006, the Piano Key Weir has become a more and more applied solution to increase the discharge capacity of existing spillways. In parallel, several new large...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/04/2017

Well Test Analysis for Multilayered Reservoirs with Formation Crossflow by Hedong (Senior Engineer, Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration and Development, PetroChina, Beijing, China) Sun, Che Gao Well Test Analysis for Multilayered Reservoirs with Formation Crossflow
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Well Test Analysis for Multilayered Reservoirs with Formation Crossflow introduces the fundamentals of well test analysis of a multilayered reservoir with formation crossflow. The effects of reservoir parameters on wellbore pressure and flow rate are examined, as is a proper...
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/03/2017

Dam Sector Protection and Homeland Security by Frank R. Spellman Dam Sector Protection and Homeland Security

Dam Sector Protection and Homeland Security is a reference source that is designed to serve and advise U.S. project designers, engineers, managers, and others working in the dam infrastructure sector who want quick answers to complicated questions. This book was...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/12/2016

Quantitative Methods in Reservoir Engineering by Chin Quantitative Methods in Reservoir Engineering

Quantitative Methods in Reservoir Engineering, Second Edition, brings together the critical aspects of the industry to create more accurate models and better financial forecasts for oil and gas assets. Updated to cover more practical applications related to intelligent infill drilling,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/10/2016

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Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, 2nd Edition by Robin (School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales, Wahroonga, New South Wales, Australi Fell Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, 2nd Edition
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Geotechnical Engineering of Dams, 2nd edition provides a comprehensive text on the geotechnical and geological aspects of the investigations for and the design and construction of new dams and the review and assessment of existing dams. The main emphasis of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Other books in this genre

Extending the Life of Reservoirs Sustainable Sediment Management for Ror Hydropower and Dams by George W. Annandale, World Bank, Gregory L. Morris, Pravin Karki Extending the Life of Reservoirs Sustainable Sediment Management for Ror Hydropower and Dams
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Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2016

Dam Failure Mechanisms and Risk Assessment by Limin Zhang, Ming Peng, Dongshegn Chang, Yao Xu Dam Failure Mechanisms and Risk Assessment
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This book integrates the physical processes of dam breaching and the mathematical aspects of risk assessment in a concise manner The first book that introduces the causes, processes and consequences of dam failures Integrates the physical processes of dam breaching...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/05/2016

Fundamentals of Applied Reservoir Engineering Appraisal, Economics and Optimization by Richard (Senior Lecturer in Petroleum Engineering, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK) Wheaton Fundamentals of Applied Reservoir Engineering Appraisal, Economics and Optimization
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Fundamentals of Applied Reservoir Engineering introduces early career reservoir engineers and those in other oil and gas disciplines to the fundamentals of reservoir engineering. Given that modern reservoir engineering is largely centered on numerical computer simulation and that reservoir engineers...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/04/2016

Seismic Safety of High Arch Dams by Houqun (Research Professor and also Chairman of the Academic Committee of IWHR, Academician of Chinese Academy of Water R Chen Seismic Safety of High Arch Dams
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Written for civil, structural and geotechnical engineers, this book presents the latest research and practical experience in the design of high-arch dams in seismically active regions, from an author team that is highly active and experienced in the design, development...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/11/2015

Reservoir Engineering The Fundamentals, Simulation, and Management of Conventional and Unconventional Recoveries by Abdus (President - Satter and Associates, Houston, Texas) Satter, Ghulam M. (Independent Consultant, Washington, D.C., U Iqbal Reservoir Engineering The Fundamentals, Simulation, and Management of Conventional and Unconventional Recoveries
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Reservoir Engineering focuses on the fundamental concepts related to the development of conventional and unconventional reservoirs and how these concepts are applied in the oil and gas industry to meet both economic and technical challenges. Written in easy to understand...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/09/2015

Natural Headland Sand Bypassing Towards Identifying and Modelling the Mechanisms and Processes by Mohd Shahrizal Bin Ab Razak Natural Headland Sand Bypassing Towards Identifying and Modelling the Mechanisms and Processes

This study contributes to the understanding of the mechanisms and processes of sand bypassing in artificial and non-artificial coastal environments through a numerical modelling study. Sand bypassing processes in general is a relevant but poorly understood topic. This study attempts...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/09/2015

Dam Protections against Overtopping and Accidental Leakage by Miguel Angel Toledo Dam Protections against Overtopping and Accidental Leakage

In the last decades, the technology of dam protection has undergone major advancements. The increasing demand for safety in modern society has created the need for cost-effective measures to protect critical infrastructure such as dams. This situation has resulted in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/03/2015

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