sedimentation basin

sedimentation basin

[‚sed·ə·mən′tā·shən ‚bās·ən]
(geology)
A depression in the ocean floor with a wide, flat bottom in which sediment accumulates.
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He inspected the construction activities on the weir site located in Nauseri - 41 kilometres east of Muzaffarabad besides the main dam, composite dam, desander, and sedimentation basin and debris channel.
It may be recalled here that Neelum Jhelum hydroelectric power project is a long tunnel diversion type power station which would comprises on a composite dam, a sedimentation basin and an intake structure will be constructed on Neelum River.
This investment includes a new sedimentation basin, developments in the pulp mill and a large number of related water-saving measures.
In the present study, focus is made on the sedimentation basin in irrigation network.
Perhaps the biggest visible change will be a new sedimentation basin, on what is now a vacant lot used as a school bus turnaround.
These phenomena, together with the absence of even medium-sized sand grains, indicate quiet-water environment of sedimentation and a low rate of siliciclastic material influx into the sedimentation basin.
A full scale sedimentation basin facility was constructed with the specific intent of studying sedimentation basins without permanent pools such as those used in the urban and construction site setting.
The design of a sedimentation basin is dependent upon the concentration, size and behavior of the solid suspension [4].
The channel configuration was designed with a taper intended to improve the flow distribution into the sedimentation basin.