Teton Dam--Foundation Grout Testing Program

  • 35 Pages
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  • English
U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Water and Power Resources Service, Concrete and Structural Branch, Division of Research, Engineering and Research Center, Available at the Engineering and Research Center, Available from the National Technical Information Service, Operations Division , Denver, Colo, Springfield, Va
Dams -- Foundations., Grouting., Dam failures -- Idaho -- Investigation., Teton Dam (I
Statementby Ronald J. Bard.
ContributionsEngineering and Research Center (U.S.). Concrete and Structural Branch.
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 35 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16536671M

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The focus of this thesis is to study the possibility of injection grouting of embankment dams affected by internal erosion.

Internal erosion is a process where certain soil material from an embankment dam is removed. This phenomenon occurs in the central core of the embankment Size: 4MB. This collection of publications is the single official repository for official Engineering Regulations (ERs), Engineering Circulars (ECs), Engineering Manuals (EMs) and other official public documents originating from Headquarters U.S.

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The process of grouting involves injecting materials into Teton Dam--Foundation Grout Testing Program book soil to stabilize it.

Cement grouts injected around the bases of structures help stabilize the soil around the object. Referred to as foundation grouting, this procedure is often used to stabilize the base or foundation of dams. Grouting Task Group of the IRG requested that the Bureau of Reclamation initiate a program to test foundation grouts similar to those used during construction of Teton Dam.

Grouts were to be (a) made with the same cement, sand, bentonite, and calcium chloride as Teton Dam--Foundation Grout Testing Program book used during con. Teton Dam Foundation Grout Testing Program, Full text ( MB PDF) REC-ERC Electronic Filter Level Offset (EL-FLO) Plus Reset Equipment for Automatic Control of Canals, Full text (17 MB PDF) REC-ERC Winter Ice Jams on the Gunnison River, Full text ( MB PDF) REC-ERC Shaft Torsional Oscillations of.

Foundation treatment (grout) for dam construction Hydraulic Engineering Consultants Corp.2 z Tran Quoc Thao, In order to measure permeability of dam foundation area, lugeon test shall be conducted. Lu(lugeon value) based on grout test result not exceeding the critical pressure of original Size: 2MB.

A test grouting program was earned out on the dam foundation in order to evaluate and design the best and most cost effective method to grout such a sensitive foundation to meet design requirements for the dam structure.

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used herein will be cqui\alcnt to hydraulic : John Conway, Tom Novak. The m high Teton dam on the Teton river in Idaho, USA failed on 5 June with the release of a wall of water m high. Fourteen people died as a result of the dam failure and flooding and. GrOuT TESTInG The latest version of C mentions other techniques for obtaining grout specimens, including the use of slotted corrugated cardboard grout boxes made for the purpose.

Be aware that samples formed in these boxes can be used for job-site quality assurance testing, but are not acceptable for compliance Size: KB. There are two main types of water testing in relation to grout holes: EXPLORATORY TESTING, where permeability exploration of a site is carried out for design of the grouting, and GROUT HOLE TESTING, where each stage of every grout hole is water tested before grouting it.

The grout hole testing is a simpler version of the exploratory test method. Most of the test intervals showed little water loss.

On the basis of this test program, it was concluded that it would be more economical to remove the top 70 ft. of rock in the abutments above E rather than attempt to grout in this zone, leading to the subsequent adoption of a design incorporating a 70 ft.

deep key trench to prevent by: Teton Dam, a large earthen dam in eastern Idaho that failed on June 5, Design and Construction The Teton Dam was situated on the Teton River, three miles northeast of Newdale, Idaho.

It was designed to provide recreation, flood control, power generation, and irrigation for o hectares (, acres) of Size: 91KB. A vertical section through a concrete dam is shown here.

The stored water is on the left and the grout curtain is shown in black, with the drainage curtain downstream of it also in black. An exaggerated example is shown at a concrete gravity dam where wide cracks in a foundation permit seepage to pass under the dam and emerge downstream.

THE FAILURE OF TETON DAM – A NEW THEORY BASED ON "STATE BASED SOIL MECHANICS" Abstract by Navaratnarajah Sasiharan, M.S. Washington State University December Chair: Balasingam Muhunthan Teton Dam failed during its first filling on 5 June The ft high dam was.

Pressure Grouting is a fairly quick procedure, taking as little as one day for small projects. In many instances we install Compaction Grout Columns in the same holes used in the Slabjacking process, to add additional support and to reduce the concerns of recurring settlement.

Dam Foundation Grouting Admixtures may be added to the grout immediately before or during its mixing and will consist of accelerators, retarders, water reducers, and fluidifiers.

Sand: Sand for grout shall be clean and consist of hard, tough, durable, un-coated particles meeting the requirements and graduation of masonry sand ASTM C allowable grout pressure of 30 bars. The grouting program in the left, right and central section has resulted in average Lugeon values of 3 to a maximum of 6.

The grouting program has also been very extensive to ensure that any potential voids / fissures caused by the geological fold / File Size: KB. Figure Dam foundation grouting-A-holes.(Sheet 1 of 2.) From drawing No.prevent water from leaking by the abutment.

Details of drainage holes during grouting operations, the drilling contact grouting are shown on figure of drainage holes was delayed until all grouting within feet was completed.

DRAINAGE. The Teton Dam was an earthen dam on the Teton River in Idaho, United was built by the Bureau of Reclamation, one of eight federal agencies authorized to construct dams. Located in the eastern part of the state, between Fremont and Madison counties, it suffered a catastrophic failure on June 5,as it was filling for the first time.

The collapse of the dam resulted in the deaths Location: Fremont & Madison counties, Idaho. Dam Foundation Grouting book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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In this application, these barriers are often called grout curtains. This technique is employed where the rock formation beneath the existing or proposed dam foundation is so pervious that seepage problems are expected. Grouting and deep mixing [electronic resource]: proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Grouting and Deep Mixing, February, New Orleans, LouisianaMissing: Teton Dam--Foundation.

When dealing with dams founded on rock, it is customary to grout and drain the foundation rock of concrete gravity dams. This practice works well for defective as well as sound formations.

A well-planned, well-executed grouting program not only will reduce seepage through the rock, but also may disclose the presence of unsuspected weaknesses in. Complete and detailed design of the remedial processes, grouting or rehabilitation program, including calculation of grout holes spacing, product selection, custom tailored formulation of chemical and cementitious grouts, set times, installation details of grout pipes or .Design soul plate, fabricate, machine and installation of your equipment by our skilled, trained and knowledgeable craftsmen.

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The millwrights are experienced with correct soul plate design. A correctly designed and installed foundation soul plate will Prevent Failures: a.Curtain grouting of the foundations of concrete dams is most effective after completion of the dam, at a time when the full load is being applied to the foundation.

Under such circumstances higher pressures may be used in grouting so as to assure maximum travel of grout in all directions along flow paths intersected by grout holes.