Scientific substantiation of safe operation of the Earthen Dams at the Votkinsk HPP
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Over a period of 15 years, coworkers of the B. E. Vedeneev Scientific-Research Institute of Hydraulic Engineering have conducted scientific accompaniment of the operation of the earthen dams at the Votkinsk HPP. During that time, basic performance characteristics associated with complex hydrogeologic and hydrochemical conditions, and the forms of their unfavorable manifestations influencing the reliability and safety of the structures were revealed, and, recommendations and measures were developed for their elimination.
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- Scientific substantiation of safe operation of the Earthen Dams at the Votkinsk HPP
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Volume 46, Issue 4 , pp 268-275
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- earthen dam
- earthen bed
- visual and instrument observations
- scientific investigations
- organization of drainage flow
- increase in safety level of structures
- Votkinsk HPP
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