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Definition Reservoir

Reservoir is a large pond where water is stored preparations for various needs. Reservoirs can be naturally occurring or man-made. Artificial reservoirs are built in a way to make the dam and the water flowed until the reservoir is full. Dam or dam construction is built to withstand the rate of water into the reservoir, lake or recreation areas. Often ...

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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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Definition Infiltration Wells

Infiltration wells are holes made to collect rain water that does not flow out of the yard. Usually the water from the roof of the house and of the rest of the house dipekarangan is passed into one or more according to the number and capacity of the well. This is very important catchment wells made in dense residential area ...

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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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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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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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