Accession Number : ADA222404

Title :   Multiple-Purpose Project, Osage River Basin, Osage River, Missouri, Harry S. Truman Dam and Reservoir Operation and Maintenance Manual. Appendix 8. Embankment Criteria and Performance Report.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for Sep 65-Feb 88,

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS KANSAS CITY MO KANSAS CITY DISTRICT

Personal Author(s) : Walberg, Francke C. ; Dimmitt, Robert G. ; Towster, Mirek S.

Report Date : FEB 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 357

Abstract : The purpose of this report is to provide the significant design, construction and operational information which can be used by engineers to (1) familiarize themselves with the project (2) reevaluate the embankment in the event unsatisfactory performance occurs and (3) provide guidance for designing comparable future projects. Contents: Introduction; Geology; Embankment and Foundation; Seepage Control; Slope Stability; Construction Notes; Instrumentation; Sterett Creek Dike; Operational Notes. (kr)

Descriptors :   *BASINS(GEOGRAPHIC), *EMBANKMENTS, CONTROL, DAMS, GEOLOGY, MAINTENANCE, MANUALS, MISSOURI, MULTIPURPOSE, OPERATION, RESERVOIRS, SEEPAGE, SLOPE, STABILITY.

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE