Taltson Dam Safety Review

Northwest Territories Power

The Northwest Territories Power Corp (NTPC) contracted Meco to complete a comprehensive Dam Safety Review (DSR) of the Taltson Hydroelectric System, located north of Hay River. The work is completed in general agreement with the Canadian Dam Association Dam Safety Guidelines, 2007 (CDA Guidelines) and other industry reference documents.

Meco was responsible for review and assessment of dam classification, hydrology and hydraulics of the system, stability and structural integrity of the dams, failure modes analysis and a review of dam safety management. The project included a site visit and a formal DSR report outlining findings and recommendations.

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