Tainter gate


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Tainter gate

[′tān·tər ‚gāt]
(civil engineering)
A spillway gate whose face is a section of a cylinder; rotates about a horizontal axis on the downstream end of the gate and can be closed under its own weight. Also known as radial gate.
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2) was installed in 1927 and at that time consisted of (1) a 1,200-acre reservoir; (2) a short concrete abutment on the north and south banks of the river; (3) a powerhouse containing two generators (2,000 kW and 1,300 kW); (4) a spillway with a combination gate bay consisting of four tainter gate bays, five stop log bays, and a sluice gate; and (5) a 3,700-foot long, 18-foot high earth embankment.
Tenders are invited for provide dam and intake structure engineering service for tainter gate repair and improvements, includes repair or replacement of the five spillway tainter gates, access improvements for the five spillway tainter gates, new handrails for multiple areas within service spillway accessed for o&m purposes, new set of stop logs for tainter gates, protective coating system for the five tainter gates and other adjacent steel elements tainter gate hoist transmission systems, hoist platforms, handrails, electrical cabinets) exposed to atmospheric conditions.
Contract Awarded for John Redmond Dam Tainter Gate Trunnion Arm Kansas
Tenders are invited for spillway surface rehabilitation, spillway tainter gate rehabilitation, metal staircase replacement and intake towers slide gates and bar screen replacements.
Eau Claire County is requesting bids for cast-in-place concrete re-surfacing of the two tainter gate ogee spillway sections of the Eau Claire River Dam for the Parks and Forest Department Vendors may register free of charge on-line at www.
Tenders are invited for Tainter gate cables have worn coated surface and maintenance is required.
Contract Awarded for This project is for markland locks and dam tainter gate repairs located in warsaw, ky.
Tenders are invited for Dam & Intake Structure Engineering Services for Tainter Gate Repairs
is to strengthen structural steel components, replace trunnions and bearings with new components, replace tainter gate chains, repair or replace electrical systems, and blast and paint gates.
Tenders are invited for work consists concrete surface repairs, construction of a new left abutment wall, replacement of up to three tainter gates with new slide gates and electric actuators, and furnishing and installing a gate deicing system.
They've also performed inspections for a four-span railroad bridge at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, Tennessee; at tainter gates on dams in the Kansas City District; and at tainter gates on Missouri River dams for the Omaha District.