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Govt urged to boost man-made dams supervision

  • Yuli Tri Suwarni

    THE JAKARTA POST

BANDUNG | Thu, April 2 2009 | 11:48 am

PREMIUM The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) has called on the government to set more stringent management and observation standards on all dams and reservoirs in the country, particularly those constructed with compact earth. That is necessary in order to prevent a tragedy like the Situ Gintung dam burst from occurring anywhere else. Head of the Geotechnology Research Center at LIPI E...

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