Bow River Weir, Calgary



Canadian Dam Association (CDA)

CDA is a group of dam owners, operators, regulators, engineers and others who share the goal of advancing knowledge and practices related to dams, consistent with social and environmental values. Our members are involved with all types of dams, including those used for irrigation, hydroelectric power, municipal water supply and mining operations.

Canadian Dam Association comments on the Mount Polley Mine Tailings Dam Break

Announcements

Emergency Management for Dams Workshop
CDA to host workshop on Emergency Management in February
1/17/2015
2015 Conference Call for Papers
Call for Papers for 2015 CDA Annual Conference; abstracts due Jan. 31, 2015
1/16/2015
CDA releases Mining Dams Technical Bulletin
New Technical Bulletin on application of dam safety guidelines to tailings and mining dam
1/15/2015
Working Group on Design and Construction / Groupe de travail sur la conception et la construction
CDA creates Working Group on design, construction / Groupe de travail sur le conception, construction
1/14/2015
CDA Establishes Life Member Category
22 honoured as CDA Life Members to launch category
12/17/2014
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Publications
& Events



CDA offers publications on dam safety, public safety around dams, and access to ICOLD Bulletins. We also provide continuing professional development events such as an Annual Conference and regional workshops.
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Career Section


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To advertise a job opportunity, use the Employer Posting Form in the CDA Careers Section. As a member society of the Engineering Institute of Canada (EIC), we also link to job postings of EngineeringCareers.ca

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ICOLD


CDA is the Canadian National Committee 

CDA is the Canadian National Committee of the International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD), and provides representation at ICOLD meetings and on Technical Committees. In this way, CDA members are linked with international developments and best practice.

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