FINCOLD has published two books.
* Suurpadot - Suomen osasto ry, 1960-2010, Historiaa ja toimintaa

   [FINCOLD, 1960-2010, History and activities]

* Voimaa Koskesta, Suomen vesivoiman rakentamisen vaihteita

   [Power from water, Construction stages of Finland's hydropower]


Books can be ordered from the association's secretary Eija Isomäki (firstname.lastname (a)



ICOLD publications can be found in web


Dam safety authority has published the Dam safety Guide. The purpose of the guide is to complement and elucidate the law and the decree through examples and descriptions. It is designed to support the tasks of dam owners and others who work at dams. 

Eija Isomäki and Kirsi Hänninen prepared proceeding Monitoring of Submerged Structures. It was published in ICOLD Symposium 2016. Paper describes basics of the sonar technology and how well sonar scans work when investigating the underwater structures of dams.

Rescdam, 1999-2001

Development of Rescue Actions Based on Dam-Break Flood Analysis (Rescdam) was a project coordinated by Finnish Environment Center. Description of the project can be found at Finnish Environment Institute webpace:

Erkki Loukola, 1996: Simulation of a test embankment on a clay foundation according to criterical state models

Report can be found in Digital Repository of the University of Helsinki: