venturi flume

venturi flume

[ven′tu̇r·ē ‚flüm]
(engineering)
An open flume with a constricted flow which causes a drop in the hydraulic grade line; used in flow measurement.
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The works include the construction of a former ontginningsput as monodeponie for dredged material by placing a cement-bentonite wall, Venturi flume and uitwateringsconstructies, drainage canals / collectors, interior wharf area (yard chain (half) paving, fence ...).
Provide venturi flume at wwtp inlet, in place of existing comminutor 6.