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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dam

A dam is a barrier that stops or restricts the flow of water or underground streams. Reservoirs ... Two dams called Ha-Uar running east-west were built to retain water during the annual flood and then release it to surrounding lands. The lake ...

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Divert the river. Typically you can do this by digging/blasting out a series of trenches leading from well-upstream of the dam site to somewhere downstream.

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Thanks for the A2A Malay Parmar. I tried my level best to put up for the answer. Hope it helps ! ... Sometimes, dams are built across wide rivers with large volumes of flowing water. It would be impracticable and too expensive to construct a ...

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Apr 12, 2013 ... Dam Construction 3D Animation Film Client - AFCONS Infrastructure Limited Duration - 8 Min 20 Sec Created by Graffiti Design & Advertising, ...
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Apr 13, 2016 ... When it was originally built, the Hoover Dam was the largest concrete structure in the world. It weighs 6.6 million tons and stands 700 ft tall.
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Jun 18, 2014 ... Construction of Hoover Dam | One of the Largest Dams of the World .... Of course this does not mater to the government because they built it ...

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A dam is built to control water through placement of a blockage of earth, rock and/ or concrete across a stream or river. Dams are usually constructed to store ...

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To build a Dam the engineers must first de-water the part of the river valley in which they ... The tunnel is built through one side of the valley around the planned ...

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Mar 23, 2017 ... A cofferdam may be built downstream as well, but the overall goal is to keep the construction zone dry so that the main dam can be built. Pumps ...