Lemon Dam High Pressure Gate Modification

Lemon Dam High Pressure Gate Modification

Gracon rehabilitated four high-pressure slide gates and hoists at Lemon Dam near Durango, Colorado. This $1.3M project includes included installing a steel intake bulkhead gate at the bottom of the reservoir, requiring a barge-mounted crane. Gracon used pumps to maintain river flows over the dam.

Category
Dams
Started

September, 2016

Completed

April, 2017

Owner

Bureau of Reclamation

Location

Durango, Colorado