Directive on the Safety of Water Retaining Facilities - English translation

English is not an official language of the Swiss Confederation. This translation is provided for information purposes only and does not serve as a reference for Swiss facilities.

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Le calendrier 2019 du CSB "Barrages en Suisse" est maintenant prêt. Il peut être commandé jusqu'au 10 septembre 2018 à l'aide du Bulletin de commande

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I lavori per la costruzione della nuova centrale di pompaggio-turbinaggio del Ritom in Ticino (120 MW in turbinaggio e 60 MW in pompaggio) potranno iniziare il prossimo mese di ottobre. (CdT, 29.05.2018) CDT_2018.05.29.pdf

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Les cantons peuvent souffler. Le Conseil fédéral a décidé de ne pas toucher au montant de la redevance hydraulique. Ce sera au Parlement de se prononcer. www.lematin.ch
lematin.ch-Suisse Redevance hydraulique inchangée jusquà fin 2024.pdf

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The Swiss Commitee on Dams (Swissdams) organized on the 16.05.2018 an event in Bern about sediment management in reservoirs. Over 35 participants from operators, federal administration, cantonal authorities, engineering offices and academia held vivid discussions on topics such as: lessons from prac...

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