Embankment Test Dam of Älvkarleby – Data from seepage and turbidity measurements.

Published: 3 May 2023| Version 2 | DOI: 10.17632/zhfx2g7s7b.2


The data originate from a project with a full-scale rock fill embankment dam constructed at the Vattenfall Research and Development facilities in Älvkarleby, Sweden. Design of the dam and intentionally installed defects are presented in Lagerlund @ al. (2022) [DOI:10.17632/k7zrrbxxnb.3] Current data set contains seepage measurements from eight downstream weirs together with turbidity measurements in the reservoir and in each weir. An overview sketch (Sketch.jpg) presents the dam and the position and numbering of the different weirs. The textfile "Info about data" give details on how to interpret the attached data files.



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Seepage, Embankment, Dam, Turbidity