Tag: dam


Army Corps Begins Taking Applications for New Dam Loan Program

September 26, 2023

Via: ENR

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced that it has begun taking applications for $7.5 billion in credit assistance from a new program that aims to help nonfederal government agencies, municipalities and other dam owners address flooding risks to […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Infrastructure act will pump $3B into nation’s ailing dams

December 7, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

The recently signed federal Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act includes about $3 billion for dam safety, modernization and removal, as well as for hydropower projects. While that sum is not enough to cover all needed repairs and upgrades for the […]

Construction Processes, Financial

30-year construction of $3B Ohio River dam wraps up

September 4, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

Of the tens of thousands of dams in the Corps’ National Inventory of Dams database, the Corps operates and maintains about 700, including six of the 10 largest U.S. reservoirs and half of all federally owned dams. However, like many […]