The Sudagai Underground Power Plant, Japan

by T. Mizukoshi,

Serial Information: Journal of the Power Division, 1958, Vol. 84, Issue 1, Pg. 1-17

Document Type: Journal Paper


Description of 46,000 kw project given; methods used in excavating and concreting underground powerhouse; model studies made for design of tailrace surge chamber and particular attention given to question of moisture, temperature and lighting in powerhouse; seismic forces considered in design.

Subject Headings: Power plants | Seismic design | Underground structures | Excavation | Concrete construction | Moisture | Temperature effects | Seismic tests | Japan | Asia

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