Accession Number : ADA119952


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


Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT OMAHA NEBR


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a119952.pdf


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