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EIC Fellows

T

he Canadian Dam Association
is proud to announce that two
of its members will be inducted
as Fellows of the Engineering Institute
of Canada (EIC) on April 28, 2018, at
the EIC Awards Gala.
Bill Chin of Klohn Crippen Berger
has contributed extensively to the
design and safe operation of tailings
storage facilities in the Alberta oil
sands and has been a senior reviewer
of these facilities in the Fort McMurray
area. He has also contributed to
the Alberta Innovates Oil Sands
Tailings Roadmap that developed a
"Technology Deployment Roadmap
and Action Plan" for 'End-to-End'
Solutions for Oil Sands Tailings.
Mr. Chin has worked in several
sectors, including mining, oil sands,
water resources, hydroelectric and
pulp and paper. He has worked across
Canada and internationally, including
the United States, Australia, Papua
New Guinea, Peru, Chile, Philippines,
New Caledonia, Saint Lucia, South
Africa and Indonesia.

Mr. Chin is t he Principal
Geotechnical Engineer providing
assistance to Alberta Environment
and Parks (AEP) for updates to provincial dam safety guidelines. In
the last two years, he has assisted
with and presented at the annual
Dam Safety Technical Workshops
hosted by AEP and CDA. Mr. Chin
has contributed significantly to setting and improving geotechnical
safety standards and has had a major
impact on improving industry best
practices. His work on the Alameda
Dam deformation modelling has
been a significant step forward for
the industry.
Mr. Chin has been an active volunteer with CDA serving as a member of the organizing committee for
the 2014 CDA conference and now as
chair of the organizing committee for
CDA 2019.
Tony Bennett is Director of Dam
Safety & Emergency Preparedness
at Ontario Power Generation (OPG),
where he led the development of

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around dams. Mr. Bennett continued
this work as chair of CDA's Public
Safety Working Group, which published the CDA Public Safety Around
Dams Guidelines 2011, considered
the most comprehensive set of practice documents on the topic in the
world. He also served as co-chair
of the CDA Dam Safety Committee
which prepared a major revision to
the CDA Dam Safety Guidelines 2007
(2013 Edition).
Mr. Bennett has served as Chair of
the International Committee on Large
Dams (ICOLD) Committee on Public
Safety Around Dams (2010-present).
This ICOLD Committee has been
tasked with researching the international state of practice and with
developing international guidance
on the topic.
Mr. Bennett was selected as one
of 10 members of the National
Academies of Science Committee on
Integrating Dam and Levee Safety
and Community Resilience. The
Committee completed its 18-month
assignment, culminating in a report
published by the Academy.
Mr. Bennett has been a Member
of the CEATI - Dam Safety Interest
Group since 2002 and has led OPG into
sponsoring a wide range of research
and development projects aimed with
improving dam safety.
Mr. Bennett has been a tireless volunteer with CDA. He was twice president of the Association (2006-2008,
and 2014-2016), and member of the
CDA Board of Directors for more
than eight years. Mr. Bennett has
also been chair and member of many
Committees and Working Groups. ■

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018

Board of Directors
President’s Message
Site C Clean Energy Project Diversion Tunnel Orifices for Energy Dissipation During Reservoir Filling
Application for 2018 CDA Scholarships
CDA Presents 2017 Scholarships
ICOLD Corner
CDA Conference 2018
EIC Awards Gala
Buyers’ Guide and Trade List
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Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - Board of Directors
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - President’s Message
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - 9
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - Site C Clean Energy Project Diversion Tunnel Orifices for Energy Dissipation During Reservoir Filling
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Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - Application for 2018 CDA Scholarships
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - 27
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - CDA Presents 2017 Scholarships
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - 29
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - ICOLD Corner
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - 31
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - CDA Conference 2018
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - 33
Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - EIC Awards Gala
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Canadian Dam Association Bulletin - Spring 2018 - Buyers’ Guide and Trade List
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