Operation and Function of the Mead Hydraulic Laboratory, Mead, Nebraska.
CORPS OF ENGINEERS OMAHA NE MISSOURI RIVER DIV
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1. The Mead Hydraulic Laboratory is located at the University of Nebraska Field Laboratory near Mead, Nebraska Plate I. It is operated as a joint use project under a special lease arrangement between the University and the Missouri River Division of the Corps of Engineers. The primary facility consists of a model area and related equipment utilized by the Corps of Engineers for investigations of structures for the development and maintenance of the navigable channel of the Missouri River. 2. This facility was designed specifically to permit rapid evaluation of improvements and expedients suggested to develop the constructed channel to optimum efficiency. Typical investigations may be as follows
- Civil Engineering
- Fluid Mechanics