Verrazano-Narrow Bridge: Construction of Tower Foundations and Anchorages
The tower foundations for the world's longest suspension span are open-dredged concrete caissons, constructed by the sand island method. The caissons are 229 ft by 129 ft...

The Turnagain Heights Landslide, Anchorage, Alaska

Turagain Slide Stabilization, Anchorage, Alaska

Navigation Locks: Navigation Lock Gates and Valves
Gates and valves for navigation locks are classified according to function as culvert valves, lock gates, or emergency closure gates. Model studies for McNary, Ice Harbor, Walter F. George,...

Prestressed Anchorage for Large Tsinter Gate
Unusually large 50-ft-wide by 65-ft-high tainter gates in the Wanapum Project led to the search for an economical way of anchoring 7,560 kips of thrust into the pier. A heavily reinforced...

Structural Design Practices for Tainter Crest Gates
Review of design features of tainter gates with emphasis on weight discrepancies and danger points aimed to rationalize gate design; investigation considers components of gates including...

Determination of Stresses on Anchor Blocks
Mathematical formula is given for design of penstock anchorages; more accurate determination of operating forces provides more economic system; discussion of pipe lines above ground, buried...

Anchorages for Large Tainter Gates
Novel type anchorages whose distinguishing features and economy derive from single tie girder placed centrally within spillway pier, single anchor at upstream end of girder, and its downstream...

Moment-Rotation Characteristics of Column Anchorages
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Design of the Eklutna Project, Alaska
This paper describes the design of the Eklutna Project, a hydroelectric power development of the Bureau of Reclamation near Anchorage, Alaska. Included in the paper are a description of...

Anchorages for Large Tainter Gates
Novel type anchorages whose distinguishing features and economy derive from single tie girder placed centrally within spillway pier, single anchor at upstream end of girder, and its downstream...

Moment-Rotation Characteristics of Column Anchorages
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The Re-Enforcement of the Anchorage and Renewal of the Suspended Structure of the Niagara Railroad Suspension Bridge
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The Foundations for the Brooklyn Anchorage of the East River Bridge
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