State Workshop
Pennsylvania Dam Safety Workshop

Location:

Online

Date:

12/17/2020

Description:

The Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO), in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Dam Safety Program, invites you to participate in a one-day Dam Safety Workshop. The workshop will be offered on December 17, 2020 in a virtual format using Zoom Meeting and the ASDSO online platform.The workshop is designed to provide practical, straightforward information on topics of importance to dam owners and those with an interest in dams. The purpose of this one-day workshop is to provide education/information on the following topics:

  • State dam safety laws and regulations
  • Extreme storm events and potential dam failure conditions
  • Owner responsibilities/liabilities and security issues
  • Dam operations, maintenance, and inspections
  • Developing and implementing emergency action plans
  • Potential cost and sources of funding for dam repairs
  • Procedures for retaining a professional engineer

This workshop is provided at no cost, but all attendees must be pre-registered in advance. Register online now! 

Check in for the workshop will open at 8 am and the workshop and will begin at 8:30 a.m. and will end by 4:30 p.m. Information will be available throughout the day and you will have the opportunity to meet and network with your state dam safety officials, well-known experts in the field of dam safety, other dam owners and others with an interest in dams. You will also receive electronic access to materials.

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