Hydropower & Dams

A message from the Aqua~Media Team

At a time when meetings cannot take place, we are aware that it is especially important to keep our profession well informed, through our journal and website, and we are glad to be able to continue our work at the usual pace. Issue 3 is in press, but in view of some inevitable postal delays worldwide, we have increased our news content online to help keep you up to date. Meanwhile, we send warm wishes to our readers around the world. We hope you are making your way as well as possible through this crisis, and we express again our deepest sympathy to all who have been directly affected, or who have lost loved ones, friends or colleagues.

AFRICA 2021 Call for Papers

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World Atlas 2019

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Industry Guide

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Important information about our activities.

ASIA 2020 registration open

We are pleased to announce that registration has reopened for the new ASIA 2020 dates, 8 - 10 December. Please click to visit the full event site and to register.

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ICOLD 2020 - further postponement

ICOLD is pleased to announce new dates for the 2020 Annual Meeting/Symposium to be held in Delhi, India. The event will now be held between 28 November and 3 December 2020. Please visit ICOLD's website for further details.

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HYDRO 2020

Visit the HYDRO 2020 site for details of the conference programme, exhibitor list and study tours.

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Industry News

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Consultancy and construction contract let for Diamer Basha, Pakistan

A contract for the consultancy services for construction design, construction supervision and contract administration services for the Diamer Basha dam and hydro project was signed on 11 May, between the Diamer Basha Development Company (Pvt) Ltd (DBDC), and Diamer Basha Consultants Group (DBCG).

Bids sought for construction of the Djenné mini hydro plant in Mali

The project is to be installed at an existing irrigation dam in the town of Djenné, which is located on an island between two arms of the river Bani, a tributary of the river Niger.

Optimization studies sought for Morocco’s Afourer complex

The contract will entail studies to improve, optimize, and integrate, a series of modifications in the design and operation of the complex in pumped storage and conventional hydropower mode, to increase its production and efficiency.

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