Lemon Dam High Pressure Gate Modification

For this $1.3M project, AMS personnel rehabilitated four high-pressure slide gates gate hoists, and gate channels. Project included a variety of challenges including confined space, installing a steel intake bulkhead gate at the bottom of the reservoir, requiring a barge-mounted crane, and diving to install and remove the bulkhead, pumping water over the dam to maintain river flow.

  • CATEGORY
  • STARTED
  • COMPLETED
  • OWNER
  • LOCATION
  • Dams
  • September, 2016
  • April, 2017
  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • Durango, Colorado