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Snake Creek Dam & Reservoir

Carrollton, Georgia

Scope of Work:

  • 600 AC Reservoir – Including Clearing and Grubbing of Dam, Spillway Site and entire Pool area
  • Total excavation of flood plain was 90,000 CY with construction of dam embankment being 300,000 CY
  • The principle drain included Double 9’x6’ Reinforced Concrete Box Culvert as well as other drains
  • This Project also included an earthen secondary spillway of 150,000 CY. The Flood Plain work required significant dewatering which was accomplished with a series of Well Points in addition to 4” and 6” Vacuum Pumps. The development of multiple borrow areas was necessary in order to acquire the required select fill material
  • In addition, this Project included furnishing and installing internal dam drain systems (chimney drains and toe drains), consisting of solid pipe, perforated pipe, filter fabric, sand and other aggregates
  • The scope included rip rap armoring of the dam face as well as roadway abutments on an existing highway