30 Jun 01
It is recommended that the procedures contained herein be used as guidance for assessing reliability of
navigation lock and dam mechanical and electrical equipment. It shall be used to quantify reliability and
risk for decision analysis so that upgrade or rehabilitation alternatives can be evaluated.
12. Additional Information
Much of the work covered by this ETL is still under development. The Lock and Dam Equipment Survey
Web site and other reliability-related Web sites are listed in Appendix B. The latest information
pertaining to the work described herein can be obtained from CECW-EI.
FOR THE DIRECTOR OF CIVIL WORKS:
DWIGHT A. BERANEK, P.E.
APP A - References
Chief, Engineering and Construction Division
APP B - Reliability-Related Internet Web Sites
Directorate of Civil Works
APP C - Merged Failure Data
APP D - Mechanical Equipment Example
APP E - Electrical Reliability Example
APP F - Example of Lock and Dam Mission Reliability
APP G - Non-Series-Parallel System Analysis