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University essay from KTH/Jord- och bergmekanik; KTH/Jord- och bergmekanik
Abstract : Dams are designed and assessed based on traditional factor of safety methodology. Several drawbacks of this approach exist; for example varying failure probability for structures where the factor of safety is the same. This traditional factor of safety methodology imposes conservative assumptions in terms of both design and analysis. READ MORE