The Malaysian National Committee On Large Dams (MYCOLD) is a non-governmental Organization and the ICOLD representative for Malaysia which provides a forum for the exchange of knowledge and experience in dam engineering. The Organization leads the profession in ensuring that dams are built safely, efficiently, economically, and without detrimental effects on the environment. Its original aim was to encourage advances in the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of large dams and their associated civil works, by collecting and disseminating relevant information and by studying related technical questions.
MYCOLD leads the profession in setting guidelines or best practices to ensure dams are built and operated safely, efficiently, economically and are environmentally sustainable and socially equitable.
To be the world's leading professional organization dedicated to advancing the technology of dam engineering and supporting the socially and environmentally responsible development and management of water resources to meet worldwide demand.