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01 . 07 . 2007 | Daniele Cazzuffi
In more than 270 dams worldwide, geomembranes are the main waterproofing component. The geomembrane is generally associated with other geosynthetics performing various functions, thereby forming a geosynthetic barrier. In this paper, uses of geosynthetic barriers in the various types of dams are re- viewed. The types of dams reviewed include: embankment dams (earthfill and rockfill […]
14 . 06 . 2007
Daniele Cazzuffi
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Geosynthetic barriers systems for dams
In more than 270 dams worldwide, geomembranes are the main waterproofing component. The geomembrane is generally associated with other geosynthetics performing various functions, thereby forming a geosynthetic barrier. In this paper, uses of geosynthetic barriers in the various types of dams are reviewed. The types of dams reviewed include: embankment dams (earthfill and rockfill dams), […]