British Dam Society (BDS)

British Dams(BDS): Caring for dams, people and the environment

The British Dam Society is an Associated Society of the Institution of Civil Engineers. It consists of individual and corporate members. It is open to anyone wanting to share experience or knowledge of all aspects of dams and reservoirs.

BDS Latest News

Latest News

19th Biennial BDS Conference in Lancaster 7th to 10th September 2016 - Registration Now Open > More Info

Comparison of UK Reservoir Legislation > More Info

Amendments to Reservoirs Act 1975 in Wales > More Info

Upcoming events


The Haldon Range Dam earthquake damage, New Zealand
Dates: 9 May 2016
Location: ICE London > More Info

ICOLD Annual Meeting
Dates: 15-20 May 2016
Location: Johannesburg > More Info