Dam Feasibility Study

Dam engineering requires understanding and control of the enormous forces and potential energy of water. From foundation and seismic assessments through to geotechnical, hydrological, and structural design, projects demand in-depth skills and a coordinated, client-focused approach.

We at DGES recognize our clients’ needs for solutions that harness in-depth knowledge with forward thinking to produce innovative, safe and cost-effective outcomes.
The scope of our dam engineering services includes:

Investigation and study
• Geotechnical site investigations
• Engineering geological assessments
• Flood assessments and reservoir studies
• Feasibility studies
• Hydrological analysis and review
• Hydraulic analysis and assessment
• Geotechnical assessments
• Specialist rock mechanic testing
• Environmental assessment and management
• Construction materials assessment and investigation
• Surface and sub-surface investigations

Design
o Foundation design
o Embankment zoning and slope stability analysis
o Concrete/earth dam stability and structural analysis
o Tunnels, shafts, cuttings, foundations
o Concrete and RCC mix design and trial mix studies