International Dam Safety Conference 2019 in India


On 13 and 14 February 2019, the international conference on dam safety was held in Bhubaneswar, India. Egis is a partner of the event.

This annual conference has been organized for 5 years by the Central Water Commission (CWC) and the partner states of the project "Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project" (DRIP) with the financial assistance of the World Bank and the technical support of Egis.

Since January 2014, the BU Major Structures, Water, Environment, Energy, in association with BU India, is associated with the ambitious project DRIP, whose object is the rehabilitation of 223 dams in 7 Indian states. Egis acts as a consultant to the Central Water Commission (CWC) in overall project management, technical and financial monitoring, asset management, and institutional strengthening in the field of dam safety.

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