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Author:South African National Committee on Large Dams
Title:Large dams and water systems in South Africa

A review of a century of progress of dam engineering in South Africa.
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Chapters/Entries in this book

Water resources of South Africa, The

Conley, AH12
Water supply systems in South Africa, The

Triebel, C and Van Niekerk, PH32
Managing the effects of drought

Van Rooyen , JA and Basson, MS46
Flood management

Alexander, WJR and Kovacs, ZP58
Geological considerations

Van Schalkwyk, A and Schall, A80
Earth- and rockfall dams

Elges, HFWK, Legge, WCS and Legge, KR102
Concrete dams

Hollingworth, F and Geringer, JJ128
Tailing dams

Williamson, JRG150
Dam safety

Croucamp, WS162
Environmental effects of large dams

A Roosenboom, Görgens, AHM and Grobler, A178
Details of some South African dams

Jordaan, JM (Jr), Wetzel, ES and Luzicka, LJ198

Buildings linked to this book

Bongolo Dam, 1905, Komani (Queenstown), Eastern Cape. pp 128 (ill); 129
Gariep Dam, 1964-1972, Colesberg, Northern Cape. pp 211
Inanda Dam, 1965, Hillcrest, KwaZulu-Natal. pp 208, 209 (ill)
Pongolapoort Dam, 1973, Pongola, KwaZulu-Natal. pp 203, 205
Sterkfontein Dam, 1977 : 1983, Harrismith, Free State. pp 206, 208, 207 (ill)
Vaal River Barrage, 1923, Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng. pp 203, 204
Vanderkloof Dam, 1971-1977, Vanderkloof, Northern Cape. pp 211, 212 (ill)
Wemmershoek Dam, 1957, Franschhoek, Western Cape. pp 206
Wolwedans Dam, 1989, Mossel Bay, Western Cape. pp 208 & 211, 210 (ill)
Woodhead Reservoir, 1893-1897, Cape Town, Western Cape. pp 220