Mica Dam Safety Review
Location: Revelstoke, BC
TULLOCH performed a Dam Safety Review for the 244-metre high Mica Dam, the tallest dam in Canada and the second tallest in North America. As the Owner’s Engineer, we performed a comprehensive safety review of the dam and dam systems. Our services included site inspection and engineering assessment of the dam and appurtenant structures, evaluation of the existing instrumentation systems, review of flood and earthquake studies, review of historical design, dam safety studies and action plan recommendations.
Mica Dam is a hydroelectric earth-fill embankment dam located on the Columbia River approximately 137 km north of Revelstoke, B.C.