oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - SANCOLD snippets

Volume 19, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 1021-2000



Dams play a very important role in the development and management of South Africa's water resources. Future dam construction is therefore planned as part of the general infrastructure development in South Africa. South Africa in fact has a large investment in dam infrastructure and this infrastructure needs regular maintenance and periodic rehabilitation. The recent SAICE infrastructure report card highlights that there has been some improvement in the quality of dam infrastructure, but that it is still not at a satisfactory level. The Department of Water Affairs has a major programme under way in this respect.

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