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Piano Key Weirs 1311 Lake Townsend Dam Lake Townsend serves as the primary water supply for the City of Greensboro, North Carolina. ... Dam Spillway Crest Control,” Dam Safety 1999, the 16th annual conference of the
Piano Key Weir: An Innovative Spillway Upgrade at Dartmouth Dam (Australia) Mike Phillips & Eric Lesleighter Presented by: Blake Tullis Utah State University
Piano Key Weir Hydraulics 1697 PIANO KEY WEIR HYDRAULICS Ricky M. Anderson1 Blake P. Tullis2 ABSTRACT ... gravity dam spillway). The PK weir has a simple rectangular crest layout (in plan-view) with inclined inlet and outlet cycle floors.
The recent developed Piano Key weir (PK weir) spillway is a variation of traditional labyrinth weirs. The planform has a rectangular shape ... Laugier, F. 2007. Design and construction of the first Piano Key Weir (PKW) spillway at the Goulours dam. Hydropower & Dams, 14 (5): 94-101.
a rectangular layout somewhat similar to the shapes of piano keys which explains the name "Piano Keys weir" (thus "PK. weir"); ... Safety authorities often wish to increase the spillway capacity, while dam owners mainly wish to increase the
EXPERIMENTAL OPTIMIZATION OF A PIANO KEY WEIR TO IN CREASE THE SPILLWAY CAPACITY OF THE MALARCE DAM Cicero Guy-Michel1, Guene Carol 2, Luck Marilyne 3, Pinchard Thomas 4, Lochu Alexandre 5, Brousse Pierre-
Currently several projects to increase dam spillway capacity are under way. ... F. Design and construction of the first Piano Key Weir (PKW) spillway at the Goulours dam . Hydropower & Dams. Issue 5 , 2007  GUILLOT, P. and DUBAND, D. (1967).
Piano Key weirs and Labyrinth weirs ... (higher reservoir capacity without heightening the dam). A new solution: the Piano Key Weir (PKW) Definition and characteristics. ... spillway with the advantages of lower costs, more safety and less ...
Piano Key Weir on Malarce dam (EDF – France) Wednesday, November 20th 2013 Transfers by bus for all workshop participants will be organized between Holiday Inn Paris ... - Tullis B., Phillips M.A., Lesleighter E.J. “Piano Key Weir Spillway: ...
but the Dakmi 2 dam also has a stepped spillway for increased energy dissipation. In addition, the ... Laugier F. (2007), Design and construction of the first Piano Key Weir (PKW) spillway at the Goulours dam, International Journal of
Piano Key Weir Papers and Conference Proceedings 1. Anderson, R.M. and B.P. Tullis (2013). “Piano Key Hydraulics and Labyrinth Weir Comparisons.”
... (2010-15) is a £5.5m project to raise the height of the Black Esk dam and increase the reservoir’s storage capacity and improve the ... raising the height of a reservoir and bell-mouth spillway required innovative thinking for a world’s first ... The piano-key weir is similar in ...
Piano Key Weir Head Discharge Relationships Ricky M. Anderson Utah State University ... Laugier, F. (2007). “Design and construction of the first Piano Key Weir spillway at Goulours dam.” Intl. J. Hydropower & Dams,14(5), 94-100. Laugier, F. (2009).
In the U.S.A., both spillway design flood (SDF) requirements and meteorological estimates of floods have increased for existing and new dams. ... The Hyrum Dam auxiliary labyrinth spillway geometry was selected for this comparison (see Table
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA DEPARTMENT OF WATER AFFAIRS MDLOTI RIVER DEVELOPMENT: HAZELMERE DAM RAISING Construction of a Concrete Piano Key Weir on the Spillway, Installation of
The dam has been designed and constructed to be raised by the installation of radial crest gates. ... Concrete Piano Key Weir spillway structure The existing ogee concrete structure will be raised by 7 m by constructing a labyrinth
The Piano Key Weirs: 15 years of Research & Development – Prospect . ... dam in 2006, was the origin and the beginning of numerous tests concerning the PKWs by EDF-LNHE (France), ... the existing dam and gated spillway.
Figure 1. 3D sketch of a PKW and main geometric parameters On another hand, the first real size PKW has been built by EDF in France during summer 2006 to increase the discharge capacity of the Goulours dam spillway
labyrinth or piano key to reduce the wet freeboard • Fuse Gate Option The options were developed to a point to allow a comparison ... m at site A which is located beside the spillway on dam E. This exceeds the safety bund level of R.L. 22.5 m and, therefore, further
Erosion and the Dam Safety Interest Group (DSIG) of CEA Technologies, Inc. 4. ... performance of fuse plug spillway embankments in climates in which embankment breaching ... was a presentation by Dr. F. Lempérière regarding the piano-key weir spillway control
British Dam Society or any other organisation. ... spillway of the Ghazi-Barotha hydropower scheme in Pakistan, labyrinth spillways in Wales and Scotland and a proposal currently under development to retrofit piano-key weirs around a bellmouth spillway in Scotland.
upgrade of this embankment dam comprising a dam raise and piano key spillway modification. ... comprising a 20 m high earthfill dam, spillway, stream and lake intake structures and distribution canals. (2006) Waipara Irrigation Dams, NZ
Calaveras Dam Replacement Project, Challenges and Solutions Michael P. Forest, Senior Project Manager; and Noel C. Wong, ... Increasing Existing Spillway Capacity Using Labyrinth or Piano Key Weirs Blake P. Tullis, Ph.D., Associate Professor; and Mitch Dabling, ...
... which was built around 1962, is impounded by an embankment dam ... with a rolled clay core and bellmouth shaft and tunnel spillway. The overflow level is being raised by 2.5m, ... The overflow is being raised by the innovative adoption of precast piano-key (PK) weirs around the
The hydraulic design of embankment dam spillway is critical. Some key points include (a) the maximum discharge capacity estimate, (b) the downstream dissipation structure and (c) the ... Piano key weirs; Labyrinth weirs Created Date:
This new shape of weir baptized Piano Keys Weir (P.K.Weir) ... The spillway is located remotely of dam on right bank of the dam in a natural ravine. It includes a weir of Creager type of 75m of length, whose level of the ...
Using Labyrinth or Piano Key Weirs Blake P . Tullis, Ph .D ., Associate ... ASSOCIATIOn OF STATE DAm SAFETy OFFICIAlS | 2013 WEST REgIOnAl COnFEREnCE & TEChnICAl SEmInARS 3 ... powerhouse and spillway flows, generation of total dissolved gas, and surge developed by a load
Mdloti River Development: Hazelmere Dam Raising 109 Contents PART C3: ... incorporates a 103m long ogee spillway situated 60m from the right bank end. The maximum height of the ... Piano Key Weir (PKW)
The Piano Key Weir: a New Dam Safety Solution for Enhanced Spillway Capacity..... 113 N. Sharma, G. D. Singhal Renwick Dam RCC Stepped Spillway Research..... 129 S. L. Hunt, K. C. Kadavy San Clemente Dam: an Example of Funding Barriers in Dam Removal ...
Piano Key Weir on Malarce dam (EDF – France) Welcome On behalf of the National Hydraulics and Environment Laboratory and the Hydro Engineering ... - Tullis B., Phillips M.A., Lesleighter E.J. “Piano Key Weir Spillway: ...
piano key weir on the spillway, installation of rock anchorage, foundation grouting other minor works • cancelled w0539wte the purchase and ... dam smec r 16 148 048.00 w0677wte supply and delivery of valves for the taung bulk water supply scheme metric
EDF gravity dam and reservoir at Vassivière (Haute-Vienne). ... a latest-generation “piano key” spillway enabled the consequences of an exceptional situation to be lim - ... It is one of the key elements of the de-monstrator facility project developed
Piano Key 200-600% L ... Maguga Dam, Swaziland 15 Piano Key Weirs Hydraulic Design of Labyrinth Weirs L’ Etroit Dam (France) 6 16 ... • Biological growth on the crest likely not an issue for spillways that are typically dry (emergency spillway, etc.) 21
17 Piano Key Weir growth SAFETY 20 The dam safety minefield ... 16 Wyaralong Dam design and construction 20 The key link in the Waitaki chain ... 26 New spillway for Ulley Dam 29 Glorious spillways 30 Investigating Val Noci
Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs – PKW 2011, Proceedings of the International Conference on Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs (PKW 2011), Liège, ... Georgia; comprising a 272 m high concrete arch dam with a spillway design discharge of 2500 m3/s, a 15.1 km long pressure tunnel with dia. 9.5 m, 1300
Keywords: Spillway, Piano Key Weir, Experimental, Rehabilitation . Introduction The Piano Key Weir (PKW) ... Rehabilitation of St-Marc dam. Experimental optimization of a piano key weir, in proc. of 32th IAHR Congress. Venice, Italy.
“Piano Key Weir Submergence in Channel Applications.” J. Hydraul. Eng. (in Press). 6. Tullis, B.P (2011). “Behavior of Submerged Ogee Crest Weirs.” J. Irrig. ... • Wesley Seale Dam Spillway and Stilling Basin. A hydraulic model study of the North and South spillways
Spilling floods safely from a reservoir to the tailwater of a dam is a key issue ... Piano key weir . Most spillway crests are designed as an uncontrolled smooth ogee weir ... Stepped spillways may even feature a piano key weir as upstr.
... (labyrinth and piano key weir), weir submergence, culvert hydraulics, ... “Stepped spillway downstream of a piano key weir – Critical ... (Presentation & detailed visit of the dam and spillway) Photo: WVER
A groundbreaking Piano Key Weir design will help triple the flood capacity of Australia’s tallest dam. ... completed, the new Dartmouth Dam spillway, at 30 feet, will be the highest of its type in the world. Port of Portland Headquarters, Portland, Ore.
Design and Construction of a Labyrinth Piano Key Weir (PKW) Spillway at L'Etroit Dam affected by a blowing concrete pathology 7. ... Enlarging the Undersized Spillway of Höljes Dam, Sweden 9. Sweden: Ingvar Ekström Improving spillway discharge safety at Bergeforsen Dam, Sweden
C1.2.1 a) Piano Key Wier Structure (PKW) C126.96.36.199 1) Vertical formwork to walls and base m2 3140 ... F1.3.1 a) On crest of Emergency Spillway of Dam wall No. 81 F1.3.2 b) On sloping face of Dam Wall No. 245 F1.3.3 c) On the Spillway No. 57
11:50 A dam good alliance ... 3:10 Estimation of extreme floods and spillway adequacy As the principal author of Book VI of Australian Rainfall & Runoff ... Dartmouth Dam (VIC) –Piano Key Weir Christopher Dann, Senior Principal, URS Australia
114 Discharge coefficients for free and submerged flow over Piano Key weirs / ... 236 Experimental study on time-averaged pressures in stepped spillway / JIANMIN ZHANG, JIANGANG CHEN AND YURONG WANG ... 364 Dam-break flows over mobile beds: ...
downstream toe of the dam in the event flood waters overflow the ... Question: Please can you confirm if we could demolish the existing spillway ... piano key weir, this would need to be addressed prior to Contract award.
piano key weir spillway (PKW) Thomas PINCHARD, Jean-Louis FARGES ... Piano Key Weir to increase the spillway capacity of the Malarce dam – IAHR 2010  T.Pinchard, J-L.Farges, J-M.Boutet, A.Lochu & F.Laugier (2013).
the location of the inception point on a stepped spillway Ogee-crest Piano Key Weir 1 Piano Key Weir 2 E.g., Riou dam, France IAHR Media library Experimental facility ... Example: design of the bottom outlet of a dam .be
Piers and Overflow Spillway Crest Instrumentation and Technique ..... Suspension System ... The nature of the river downstream from the dam is such that at ... tensioned piano wires attached at the wheel point elevations of the
... Wivenhoe dam spillway in operation 56 Flow Characteristics along USBR Type III Stilling Basins Downstream ... LAUGIER, F. (2007). "Design and construction of the first Piano Key Weir (PKW) spillway at the Goulours dam." Int. J. Hydro. Dams, 14(5), 94-101. 55 LEMPÉRIÈRE, F., AND OUAMANE, A ...
A dam equipped with labyrinth spillway in the Sultanate of Oman ... Piano Key Weirs, Liège, Belgique 9-11/2/2011 A Bertrand, O. Boutron, O.; Loubet, A.; Chauvelon, P.(Fondation Tour du Valat,Arles); Höhener, P.(Laboratoire Chimie Provence,