Double-Curved Arch Dam for Denver

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Title: Double-Curved Arch Dam for Denver

Author(s): Scott S. Pickard

Publication: Concrete International

Volume: 4

Issue: 4

Appears on pages(s): 26-31

Keywords: arch dams; concrete construction; con-crete dams; dams; grouting; mass concrete; mixing plants; mix proportioning.

Date: 4/1/1982

Abstract:
Describes the construction of the Strontia Springs Dam, a 290 ft (88 m) high double-curved concrete,arch dam located 22 miles (35 km) southwest of Denver on the South Platte River.*