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Engineering Guidelines for the Evaluation of Hydropower Projects: Chapter 14- Dam Safety Performance Monitoring Program

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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 2017

The guidelines presented in this chapter provide recommended procedures and criteria to develop a Dam Safety Performance Monitoring Program based upon "failure mode thinking" to assist in reviewing and evaluating the safety and performance of water retaining project works regulated by FERC. The procedure includes:

  • Development of a Supporting Technical Information Document (STI);
  • A Potential Failure Mode Analysis (PFMA); and
  • Development of a Surveillance and Monitoring Plan (SMP)

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Revision ID: 5856
Revision Date: 12/16/2022