Dam safety regulations have become more burdensome over the years. Many dams that were once exempt from state regulations are now state regulated. Gordon is the Engineer of Record for many dams in Virginia and Maryland. We assist Home Owners Associations or individual dam owners with their dam safety compliance challenges.

  • Regular / Conditional Operations and Maintenance Certificate
  • Dam Capacity Analysis
  • Dam Breach Modeling and Failure Analysis
  • Inundation Study and Mapping
  • Emergency Preparedness Plans (EPPs)
  • Emergency Action Plans (EAPs)
  • Construction Permits
  • Alteration Permits
  • Annual Inspections
  • Tabletop Exercises and Drills
  • Dam Restoration
  • Post Permitting Services
  • Decommissioning