Accession Number : ADA119952

Title :   Missouri River, Gavins Point Dam - Lewis and Clark Lake, Nebraska and South Dakota, Embankment Criteria and Performance Report.


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Report Date : May 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 127

Abstract : The report provides a summary record of significant design, construction, and operational data on the Gavins Point Dam embankment. This report presents a general description of the foundation conditions, the type of material and placement methods of the various sections of the embankment, the design considerations on stability and seepage control, instrumentation, significant operational events, and an evaluation of the condition of the embankment. Pertinent drawings, design, data, charts, and photos are included.

Descriptors :   *Earth dams , *Embankments , South Dakota , Nebraska , Rivers , Structural geology , Construction , Seepage , Control , Static stability , Measuring instruments

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE