Jim Stevenson, chief concrete dam engineer for MWH, co-authored an article about the Tekeze Concrete Arch Dam in the May issue of International Water Power & Dam Construction.

Co-authored with Ato Mihret Debebe, CEO of Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPC), the article summarizes the status of the hydropower projects currently underway in the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia by the EEPC. The article also discusses the staged construction and filling sequence for the Tekeze Concrete Arch Dam, which upon completion in February 2009, became the highest dam on the African Continent.

Click here to read the article online.