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

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
10/24/2014
CDA presents 2014 scholarships
CDA has presented two scholarships to engineering students from Alberta and Ontario.
10/24/2014
CDA launches Mining Dams Technical Bulletin
10/4/2014
CDA seeking Technical Coordinator
CDA seeking part-time Technical Coordinator.
9/29/2014
2014 Scholarship Silent Auction
Silent auction to raise funds for the CDA Scholarships Fund.
9/29/2014
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Annual Conference


Annual Conference



CDA's Annual Conference is a national forum for dam owners and operators, engineers, geoscientists, regulators, and othersShare ideas and knowledge on management, maintenance and design of water dams and mining dams.
Upcoming Conferences:
2014 - Banff, AB, Oct. 4-9, 2014
2015 - Mississauga, ON, Oct. 3-8
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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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