Accession Number:

ADA134659

Title:

Emergency Closure System and Flood Control Regulation Gate for Hiram M. Chittenden Locks at Lake Washington Ship Canal. Hydraulic Model Investigation

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. May 1981-Apr 1982

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DIV NORTH PACIFIC BONNEVILLE OR DIV HYDRAULIC LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

108.0

Abstract:

A 150-scale model was used to evaluate the proposed emergency closure system ECS for the large lock at the Lake Washington Ship Canal project. The model was also used to evaluate the acceptability of using the large lock chamber as an auxiliary spillway with the ECS functioning as a regulating gate. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE