crest length

crest length

[′krest ‚leŋkth]
(oceanography)
The length of a wave measured along its crest. Also known as crest width.
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Height of the Dam will be 97 Ft above Bed Rock and crest length 1325 Ft.
Shaft spillway in the reservoir according to Figure (1) is made of Teflon with a crest diameter of 35 cm, crest length of 1.
GEI will lead the design of the 6,400 acre-foot upper reservoir, a lined impoundment that will be formed by an earth- and rock-fill dam with a maximum height of more than 200 feet and a crest length of 5,900 feet.
More than 110 metres high and with a crest length of 3,830 metres, it impounds the mighty 91-metre deep Lake Nasser, and yields enormous benefits to the economy of Egypt.
Built with Soviet financial and technical help, the 60- metre high dam, with a crest length of 4.
The crest length will be 915 m, with a full supply level of 2 075 m above sea level.
Of note, the Company has driven more than 150 kilometers of tunnel, has moved earth at 80,000 to 100,000 tons per day, and has successfully built seven earth dams with one being the largest in the Far East, with a crest height of 140 meters and crest length of 1.
It will have a crest length of 490 m (1,608 ft) and crest width of 15 m (49 ft) while being composed of 2,900,000 m3 (102,412,533 cu ft) of concrete.
44 m by building a concrete murka with stone cladding on the crown of the shaft with a length of 500 m, average height 55 cm, width 50 cm, and the local increase (heaped) on the embankment crest length of 58 m, the area of ?
The proposed hydroelectric plant will have an installed power capacity of 660 MW and comprise the following main features: a 78m high RCC gravity dam with a 580m crest length, a gated spillway on the dam body, two 240m long diversion culverts with a 12m diameter, a D/S rockfill cofferdam with a 20m high and 240m long internal membrane, an open air power plant to be fitted with 10 Francis turbines to supply 1,937 GWh / year.