The committee is a co-operation forum for dam owners, authorities, designers, constructors as well as people functioning in research, development and teaching.
The committee provides the different parties a chance for the exchange of knowledge and experience in planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance of dams.
The aim of dam safety measures is to prevent any dam-related accidents i.e. to prevent dams from collapsing. According to the legislation and codes on dam safety, the owners of the dams are responsible for their safety. The Regional Environment Centres