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forebay

[′fȯr‚bā]
(civil engineering)
A small reservoir at the head of the pipeline that carries water to the consumer; it is the last free water surface of a distribution system.
A reservoir feeding the penstocks of a hydro-power plant.

forebay

An integral part of a structure’s upper story that significantly overhangs the story below; see forebay barn.
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* Its three-quarter-acre, 12-foot deep pond and sediment forebay manages stormwater for several downstream projects.
Secchi depths for the warm arm, cold arm, and forebay were 27.45, 25.35, and 26.85, respectively.
Collections began at the start of the heat treatment when forebay water temperatures were at ambient levels and concluded when temperatures exceeded 35[degrees]C, as reported by generating station staff.
Tenders are invited for Operation and maintainance of chlorine dioxide generator for generating and dosing of chlorine dioxide at cwph forebay 1 2 3 and 4 daily at a required quantity to maintain a residual level of 0.05 to 0.1 ppm for a period of one year
Tenders are invited for Online cleaning of forebay and channel of cwph-1 at rtps
The SWP water would either be transferred to participating contractors as previously covered in the long-term EIS/EIR or delivered to the Exchange Contractors through ONeill Forebay and the Delta-Mendota Canal for recharge or irrigation purposes within their service area.
1765.00 M) along the approach road leading to Power House stage-II and from Zero point (Power House Road Stage-II) to Forebay Stage-II, MSHEP, APGCL, Karbi Anglong, Assam.(Total chainage= 2565.00m).
Tenders are invited for Construction of bituminous road and masonry road side drain, from Forebay Stage-II to Weir Stage-II along the approach road leading to Weir Stage-II and from Weir Stage-II to Power House Stage-I, MSHEP, APGCL, Karbi Anglong, Assam.(Total chainage= 3700.00 m) Opening date : 29 Aug 2018
Tenders are invited for Repairing of Collapsed Boulder Masonry retaining wall at downstream of channel Spilway near Forebay Stage-II,MSHEP,APGCL,Karbi Anglong,Assam
Tenders are invited for Operation of gates, monitoring of water level, collection and disposal of weeds at forebay at shivasamudram for a period of one year