Criteria Dam

a. function weir The function of the weir (weir), among others: 1) In a small discharge weir should close the river and raise the water level. 2) In a large discharge of water partially drawn and most will cross back weir, so this serves as a dam like peluap. b. Terms Construction weir 1) weirs must be stable (especially against ...

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Understanding Dams

Dams construction is built to withstand the rate of water into the reservoir, lake or recreation areas. Often dams are also used to provide water to a hydroelectric plants. Most of the dam also has a section called the floodgates to dispose of unwanted water gradually or sustainable. Figure 36. Weir Dams and weir is actually a different structure. Weir ...

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Sediment Control Building

a. Retaining weir (check dams) Retaining dams built upstream which serves to slow down and gradually reduce the volume of lava flood. To deal with the forces that are at the required weir lava flood barrier that is strong enough. In addition to accomodating clash large rocks, the lighthouse and the wings of the weir should be made of concrete ...

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Drainage and Irrigation Channels

Drainage and irrigation channels is intended to drain the excess water so it does not damage the soil, plants, and other conservation or building. The forms of drainage and irrigation channels: a. channel dodger function: • Prevent the entry of surface runoff from the area above it to the bottom of landslide-prone areas. • Drain excess water into the sewers ...

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Understanding Embankment

Dikes have another name levee, dike, embankment, which is a sort of slanted walls either artificial or natural, is used to regulate the water level. Usually made of soil and often are constructed parallel to the river or beach body. The word dike probably derived from the Dutch word dijk, where the construction of the embankment has happened since 12.Bangunan ...

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Different Types of Levees

Understanding Embankment in general Dike is a construct created to prevent flooding in the plains dilindungi.Bagaimanapun, dikes also impede the flow of river water, aloran produce more and higher water level. Dikes can also be found along the coast, where the dune / dune sand beaches are not strong enough, along the river to protect the flood, along the lake ...

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