Best Reference Books – Earth and Rockfill Dams

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Earth and Rockfill Dams subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Earth and Rockfill Dams along with reviews.

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1. “Earth and Rockfill Dams: Principles for Design and Construction” by Christian Kutzner
2. “The Design and Construction of Dams: Including Masonry, Earth, Rock-Fill, Timber, and Steel Structures, Also the Principle Types of Movable Dams” by Edward Wegmann
3. “Earth and Rock-Fill Dams: General Design and Construction Considerations” by United States Army Corps of Engineers
4. “Earth and Rockfill Dam Engineering” by G F Sowers
5. “Engineering and Design: General Design and Construction Considerations for Earth and Rock-Fill Dams (Engineer Manual)” by Corps of Engineers and US Army

“Engineering and Design: General Design and Construction Considerations for Earth and Rock-Fill Dams (Engineer Manual)” Book Review: The book provides fundamental principles underlying construction of dams. It guides in general and in no way substitutes the creative thinking judgement of the designer.

6. “Construction Control for Earth and Rockfill Dams (Technical Engineering & Design Guides as Adapted from the US Army Corps of Engineers)” by U S Army Corps of Engineers

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“Construction Control for Earth and Rockfill Dams (Technical Engineering & Design Guides as Adapted from the US Army Corps of Engineers)” Book Review: This book is a guide to engineers and constructors maintaining dams construction. It provides the key components that ensure safety and performance of these dams. The book topics cover all aspects of foundation and abutment treatment, borrow areas and quarries.

7. “U.S. Army Engineer General Design and Construction Considerations for Earth and Rock-Fill Dams Manual” by U S Army

“U.S. Army Engineer General Design and Construction Considerations for Earth and Rock-Fill Dams Manual” Book Review: This book presents fundamental principles of construction of dams. This book has an objective to provide guidance to engineers and constructors in designing, construction and performance of dams. It is just general guidance and not a substitute for creative thinking of the designer of projects.

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8. “Concrete Face Rockfill Dams (Balkema Book)” by Paulo Teixeira da Cruz and Bayardo Materon

“Concrete Face Rockfill Dams (Balkema Book)” Book Review: The book is for dam engineers and other professionals working on design, construction and related hydraulic structures. This book consists of details and analysis of twenty eight large worldwide CFRD dams. The topics include specialist concepts, technical specifications and construction details.

9. “Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures” by Ljubomir Tanchev

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“Dams and Appurtenant Hydraulic Structures” Book Review: The book is for graduate students in civil, hydraulic and environmental engineering. It can also be used by professionals of design, construction and exploration of dams. This book provides comprehensive and complete information about the dams and other hydraulic structures. Most of the dams are described in details of the whole country. The book guides towards the different aspects of dams and other hydraulic structures. It consists of advanced methods of static and dynamic analysis of embankment dams.

10. “Advances in Rockfill Structures (Nato Science Series E:)” by das Neves and E Maranha
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