Seattle City and Light, Diablo Dam | Dam Safety 2019

Dam Safety 2019 | Association of State Dam Safety Officials

September 8 - 12, 2019

Loews Royal Pacific Resort
Orlando, FL
United States

We’re excited to be sponsoring and presenting at the 2019 Dam Safety Conference. We hope you will join us as we share case studies and insights on the latest research and techniques in the dam and levee industry. Please visit us at booth 503 to speak to our dam safety leaders or stop by the Poster Forum and Lightning Talks to learn more about our innovative practices.

HDR Dam Safety 2019 Conference Sessions


10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | Concurrent Session 2: Smart Application of Risk Principles 

  • Moderator: Chad Davis 

4:30-6 p.m. | Posters and Lightning Talks
Risk Informed Assessment and Prioritization of Twenty-Three High Hazard Dams to Develop and Implement a Watershed-wide Risk Reduction Program

  • Presenters: Sunit Deo and Chris Parker


10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. | Concurrent Session 12: Spillway Construction

  • Moderator: Arun Parsons

1:30-3 p.m. | Concurrent Session 17: Fast-n-Furious Grab-n-Go's 
Spinney Mountain Dam Seepage Mitigation Project: How Aurora Water of the City of Aurora, Colorado evaluated and dealt with a persistent seepage issue

  • Presenter: Paul Perri

3:30-5 p.m. | Concurrent Session 20: Studies in CFD
There and Back Again: A Cedar Cliff Modeling Story

  • Presenters: Adrian Strain, Joel Bilodeau, and Chris Ey


8:30-10 a.m. | Concurrent Session 24: Decade Dam Failure Series Part II

The 1979 Martin Power Plant Dam Failure

  • Presenter: Paul Risher

Breach of Situ Gintung Dam, Jakarta, Indonesia

  • Presenter: Paul Risher

8:30-10 a.m. | Concurrent Session 27: Anchors Away

Investigation and Instrumentation of Embedded Passive Anchors for Large Tainter Gates

  • Presenter: Kevin Gerst

1:30-3 p.m. | Concurrent Session 34: 2D Hydrology

  • Moderator: Chris Ey


8 a.m.-6 p.m. | C-44 Reservoir/Stormwater Treatment Area Project Field Trip

  • Field Guides: Richard LeBlanc and Mike Genduso