Long Lake DSR

Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Long Lake, Spryfield, NS

Mitchelmore Engineering Company (Meco) was contracted by the Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Government of Nova Scotia, to perform a Dam Safety Review (DSR) and flood innundation study at Long Lake dam. The Long Lake dam is a homogeneous earthfill dam originally constructed in the mid 19th century. It has a low level sluice and overflow spillway for flood control.

Meco’s Services include:

  • Classification of the dam and spillway in accordance with CDA Guidelines
  • Site inspection for physical deficiencies
  • Review and analysis of design and construction
  • Hydrotechnical analysis and development of inflow design flood (IDF)
  • Flood modeling using FLDWAV software
  • Innudation mapping
  • Slope stability assessment
  • Review of compliance with previous reports
  • Preparation of a Dam Safety Review Report
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Mitchelmore Engineering
Company Ltd.


Nova Scotia

109 Ilsley Avenue,  Unit #14
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, B3B 1S8
Phone: 902.444.3131
Toll Free: 1.877.434.3131
Fax: 902.404.7777

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