Design and Construction of a Circulating Water Intake

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Title: Design and Construction of a Circulating Water Intake

Author(s): W. S. Colby

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 46

Issue: 3

Appears on pages(s): 497-508

Keywords: no keywords

Date: 3/1/1950

Abstract:
The author describes the design and construction of a 250,000 gpm power plant intake, An interesting feature of the ppump well cofferdam was the reinforced concrete ring wales, which resulted in savings in operations becasuse the interior of the cofferdam was kept clear for excavating, driving of drilled-in cassions, tremie operations and placing of the pump well concrete.