Shand Dam, Grand River Conservation Authority, Ontario



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. Our members are involved with all types of dams, including those used for irrigation, hydroelectric power, municipal water supply and mining operations.

The Canadian Dam Association envisions a future in which all dams are safe, well-managed and benefit society. Our mission is to encourage cooperation, advance technical knowledge, and build competency related to dams in Canada.


Announcements

Volunteers Needed for CDA Committees
Members needed for important volunteer work on two CDA committees!
4/14/2016
CDA shares expertise in Brazil / L’ACB offre l’expertise canadienne au Brésil
CDA Director Andy Small shares Canadian expertise in Brazil / L’ACB offre l’expertise canadienne au Brésil
4/6/2016
Ontario issues new requirements for dam alterations
The Ontario MNRF has released a new technical bulletin that outlines requirements for alterations to existing dams.
4/6/2016
New CAE/IRPP Report on STEM in Public Policy Making Released
Institute for Research on Public Policy and Canadian Academy of Engineering release report.
4/5/2016
Jean-Pierre Tournier Honoured by EIC
CDA Member Jean-Pierre Tournier is one of four senior award recipients to be honoured by the Engineering Institute of Canada
4/1/2016

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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


Build a Career
in the Dam Industry

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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