MOTCO Wetlands Channel Plug

A 10ft tall, 40ft long Double Closed End AquaDam was installed in a low-flow channel that ran through some tidal wetlands. While a typical installation would have installed the dam from bank to bank, the channel was narrow enough that we were able to use the width of the AquaDam to seal against the bottom and sides of the channel, instead of using the AquaDams length. This job was at Port Chicago, in the MOTCO Wetlands. All AquaDams, equipment, and people were helicoptered to the job site, in order to minimize disturbance to the environment. AquaDam was installed in 4 hours, from first flying in to flying out. ...

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Lake Independence Intake Canal Isolation, 2014

Lake Independence is a drinking water lake, in Truckee, CA, which serves West Nevada residents. The intake structure was broken and needed replacement. A 21ft tall primary dam, with 16ft and 10ft tall support AquaDams were installed to isolate the work area from the surrounding 15ft of water depth in the lake. ...

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