Chinese National Committee on Large Dams (CHINCOLD) is an incorporated voluntary association of organisations and individual professionals with an interest in dams. As the channel of international activity for Chinese engineers in the field of dam society, it participates in activities of the ICOLD on behalf of China, aiming to carry out academic exchange and cooperation.
At present, CHINCOLD has 177 organisation members, including related government departments, state enterprises, major design and construction companies, research institutes, universities and related organisations. Since its foundation, CHINCOLD has played an important role in promoting the development of dam technology.
It strives to advance the education of the public and the profession in technical subjects on dam, through implementation of a wide range of activities and actions.