Rockfill Dams: Brownlee Sloping Core Damby Torald Mundal,
Serial Information: Journal of the Power Division, 1958, Vol. 84, Issue 4, Pg. 1-26
Document Type: Journal Paper
This paper describes the design and construction of the rockfill dam portion of Brownlee Hydroelectric Project. Of unusual interest are: diversion of flood waters over the partially completed embankment; inclusion of large quantities of compacted small rock material in the dam; and construction of the embankment on 110 feet of river-deposited materials.
Subject Headings: Earthfill dams | Rock fills | Rockfill dams | Slopes | Construction materials | Infrastructure construction | Floods | Hydro power
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