spillway gate

spillway gate

[′spil‚wā ‚gāt]
(civil engineering)
A gate for regulating the flow from a reservoir.
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Gloria explained that the they opened one spillway gate of the Magat Dam on October 29 to maintain the reservoir's storing capacity and preempt the inflow of water due to Typhoon Rosita.
The new spillway gate system represents two years of work.
Thompson Metal Fab, Inc., a small business, protests the rejection of its bid as nonresponsive to perform the McNary Lock and Dam Spillway Gate Rehabilitation project for the United States Army Corps of Engineers under invitation for bids (IFB) No.
'Dam discharge will not cause flooding in the flood warning zone along the Agno River,' said Odette Rivero, Napocor spokesperson, once a spillway gate is raised by half a meter.
Due to continuous heavy rains, Binga Dam two spillway gate opened at around 8 a.m.Aug.
Also approved was $24,000 to repair the Ramshorn Dam spillway gate and for other improvements to the dam.
As of this posting, the spillway gate discharge is at 364 cubic meters of water per second.
Rivero said the spillway gate would be raised to a height of half a meter to spill water at 64 cms, in addition to the turbine discharge.
Its spillway gate discharge was at 65.38 meters per second.
Kline isn't able to say yet what's next for spillway gate repairs.
The dam released one spillway gate at 0.5 meters, said hydrologist Sonia Serrano in a press briefing.