Field Investigations of Spillways and Outlet Works

by Benson Guyton, (A.M.ASCE), Chief; Prototype Section, Hydraulic Analysis Branch, Hydraulics Division, U. S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, Miss.,

Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1958, Vol. 84, Issue 1, Pg. 1-21

Document Type: Journal Paper


Corps of Engineers hydraulic field testing program is coordinated by U S Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, Miss; included are flood control and multiple purpose projects, river and harbor works, estuarine and wave problems; test data discussed include spillway, conduit-intake and gate-leaf pressures, air demand, and concrete conduit friction factors.

Subject Headings: Field tests | Spillways | Hydraulic pressure | Floods | Rivers and streams | Ports and harbors | Estuaries | Hydrologic data

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