Dam Safety and Earthquakes


One day Workshop on the topic “Dam Safety and Earthquakes” was Jointly organized by Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA), Institution of Engineer Pakistan (IEP) and Pakistan Engineering Congress (PEC) on 26-04-2016 in Wapda Auditorium Lahore. Engr. Dr, Martin Wieland Chairman of Committee on Seismic Aspects of DAM Design of the International Commission on Large Dams, Chairman of the Earthquake Committee Swiss Dam Society, gave the presentation on the Topic in three sessions. Engr. Dr. Izhar ul Haq President Institution of Engineer Pakistan and adviser to (WAPDA) presented the welcome address. More than one hundred engineers participated in the workshop. Engr. Ch Ghulam Hussain President Pakistan Engineering Congress presented the shield to guest speaker Engr. Dr, Martin Wieland on the closing session.