A description is given of the planning and the results achievedin an excavation involving large blasting operations in the vicinity of the hydro-electric dam at Villacampo (Spain), and there are details of the blasting control measures which were imposed in order for the vibrations to which the dam was subjected to be kept within acceptable limits.
The Control Over Rock Blasting in The Vicinity of a Dam
Peres, Jose Elejabarrieta, Melle, Julian Feijoo, Flores, Carlos Gonzales, and Pedro Llamas Garcia. "The Control Over Rock Blasting in The Vicinity of a Dam." Paper presented at the ISRM International Symposium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, September 1978.
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