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
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