diversion dam


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diversion dam

[də′vər·zhən ‚dam]
(civil engineering)
A fixed dam for diverting stream water away from its course.
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Tenders are invited for Electrification work of 11 KV line LT line at Pench Diversion Dam Model Village Bhutera 1 Bhutera 2 and Bhutera 2A Tehsil Chourai District Chhindwara
In this study, the flow pattern in the fishway type orifice and weir was stimulated in Karkhe diversion dam (located in Hamidieh) in Khuzestan province.
Obsidians: Clear Lake-Carmen Diversion Dam, 8 miles, 200 feet of elevation gain.
The work includes installing a diversion dam at nearby Stetson Creek, routing cool creek water into the lake, and draining off some of the warmer lake water into Cooper Creek, all with the goal of making salmon spawning conditions more ideal.
However, the results of a study made by a German archaeological expedition on a diversion dam in the Dhanan valley (Construction A), indicate that plans for building the dam underwent many stages and long periods between the start of the 2nd and 1st Millennium BC.
along the Bull Run River and a small diversion dam on the Little Sandy
The concrete faced rock fill dam is divided into a diversion dam, diversion canal, three side dams and three main dams with 22 million cubic meters capacity and the area of the dam's lake is 6, 3 square kilometers.
Diversion dams also were placed at the head of the Santo Domingo Valley (Cochiti Diversion Dam, 1936) and at the mouth of the Belen Valley (san Acacia Diversion Dam, 1936).
It also includes construction of a 235-metre-long and 10-metre-high diversion dam, which is equipped with a 50-metre-long additional fume with a drainage capacity of 250 cubic metres per second.
Diversion Dam access road EW-0174 emergency repair, $438,543 to Ebenal General Inc.
Because of concerns about dead, rotting fish affecting water quality, SPU will limit the number of salmon above the diversion dam to about 1,000 chinook and 4,500 coho.