Cofferdams-Types of Cofferdam and construction

Cofferdams are enclosures built inside bodies of water such as lakes and rivers to provide a dry working environment throughout the construction period. Cofferdams are temporary dykes that are built across a body of water. They allow the water to be pumped outside, ensuring a clean and dry construction site.… Read More Cofferdams-Types of Cofferdam and construction

Furrow Method of Irrigation – Definition, Types and Advantages

Furrow irrigation is one of the surface irrigation methods. It is subdivided into straight furrows and contour furrow. I will explain the important details about each of them. Also, we will find out the construction method and advantages of furrow irrigation in the blog. Furrow method of irrigation is very much used for row crops like maize, jowar, sugarcane, cotton, tobacco, groundnut, potatoes etc. … Read More Furrow Method of Irrigation – Definition, Types and Advantages

Types of Dams – 3 Classification Criteria Explained

Types of Dams : Dams are large impounding structure or barriers which are outlined and constructed on a river or stream. Dams provide a wide variety of environmental, economic, and social benefits. The configuration and type of dam built should fulfil one or more purposes. This article is about the criteria for the selection of dam types.… Read More Types of Dams – 3 Classification Criteria Explained