THE SPRING GROVE DAM

 

January 2014

July 2013

May 2013

April 2013

Aerial view

Aerial view of the reservoir

January 2013

Aerial view

Earthfill embankment nearing final height

RCC placement on left bank

December 2012

Aerial view

November2012

Aerial view

Intake structure deck slab - in preparation

Dam wall and permanent river crossing - in progress

RCC placement - in progress

October2012

Outlet works - in progress

Permanent downstream river crossing - in progress

Section 3 of RCC placement - in progress

September 2012

Outlet works - in progress

Section 3 of RCC - complete

Permanent downstream river crossing - in progress

August 2012

Snow on 8 August 2012

Permanent downstream river crossing - in progress

Lift 7 of the intake structure - ready for concrete

Section 2 of RCC placement - complete

July 2012

Aerial view

Embankment rip rap in progress

Completion of the first placement of RCC

June 2012

Permanent river crossing

Lift 5 of the intake structure complete

View of left bank - preparing for RCC placement

January 2012

Aerial view

Intake pipes in position

Mooi River diverted

November 2011

Aerial view

Intake pipes in position

Earth embankment - curtain grouting in progress

Diversion conduit in operation

October 2011

View of the earth embankment

The diversion conduit - in progress

June 2011

Panoramic view of the excavation of the right flank

Upstream causeway constructed

May 2011

Phase 1 of the construction of the cofferdam

Commencement of the upstream causeway

April 2011

Creation of access roads through the dam basin

stripping of topsoil on the earth embankment

March 2011

Upstream view of the right flank access

Centre line of the embankment