American Society of Civil Engineers


Hydraulic Structures of the Eastside Reservoir Project


by Clifford "Dee" Dillon, (Project engineer, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, 700 North Alameda Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012), John R. Hollenbeck, M.ASCE, (Lead Project Engineer, Black & Veatch, 800 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 600, Los Angeles, CA 90017), and Andy E. Powers, (Lead Mechanical Engineer, Black & Veatch, 800 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 600, Los Angeles, CA 90017)
Section: Eastside Reservoir Project, pp. 1-10, (doi:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40440(1999)39)

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Document type: Conference Proceeding Paper
Part of: Waterpower ’99: Hydro’s Future: Technology, Markets, and Policy
Abstract: This paper describes the major Hydraulic Structures of the Eastside Reservoir Project. These include the Inlet/Outlet Tower, the P-1 Pressure Tunnel, the P-1 Pumping Plant, the Forebay and its connection to the San Diego Canal, the Eastside Pipeline and Secondary Inlet, and the large diameter yard piping. The paper also describes the two fixed wheel gates and the major valves involved in the project.


ASCE Subject Headings:
Construction management
Gates
Hydraulic structures
Reservoirs
Valves