美国
美国

City of Atlanta Water Supply

Chappell Road, 30318, Atlanta, GA, 美国
2016
客户
City of Atlanta
工程
Scarptec Inc.
承包商
Guy F. Atkinson Construction LLC
分包商
Apex Rockfall, LLC
防护对象
Mine / Quarry, Infrastructure
腐蚀保护
Galvanized, GEOBRUGG SUPERCOATING
稳定的地区
10600 m²
边坡高度
96 m
边坡坡度从
80 ° - 90 °
博览会
North
其他安装的应用程序
落石防护, 矿井/隧道
情况

Bellwood Quarry outside of Atlanta (GA) will now be used for City of Atlanta water supply. In preparation to house the water supply and construct the distribution tunnel system a temporary and permanent system needed to be designed to protect workers, equipment and infrastructure from rocks falling off the 315 ft high and 365 ft long north facing slope. An additional temporary solution also needed to be implemented to protect workers and equipment at the tunnel portal.

地質學

Granite

描述

The solution was a 114 000 ft² TECCO® G65/3 drape system and two GBE-1000A rockfall barriers forming canopies. The challenge was to provide a feasible and cost effective solution that could be strong enough to contain rocks 2.5 ft in diameter falling from 285 ft. The system had to be strong yet light weight enough for effective installation. The GBE-1000A systems were bolted to the rockface with the TECCO® G65/3 drape tied locally to ensure capture of the rock. Larger boulders were secured with rock bolts to reduce system requirements. The drape will be left after the site is filled to contain underwater rockfall. The canopies will be removed. 

Learn more about the project: 
City of Atlanta Department of Watershed management (YouTube)

本地联系方式

Kevin H. Coyle
Kevin H. Coyle
Regional Manager Northeast
自然災害防護
Geobrugg North America, LLC
3 Beaudet Terr
Columbia CT 06237 / 美国
Saleh Feidi
Saleh Feidi
Regional Manager California
自然災害防護
Geobrugg North America, LLC
8921 Emperor Ave.
San Gabriel, California 91775 / 美国
John Kalejta
John Kalejta
Regional Manager Central US
自然災害防護
Geobrugg North America, LLC
3215 67th Avenue Pl
Greeley CO 80634 / 美国
Bob Lyne
Bob Lyne
Regional Manager Southeast
自然災害防護
Geobrugg North America, LLC
8004 Windspray Drive
Summerfield NC 27358 / 美国
Pierce Runnels, Civil Engineer
Pierce Runnels, Civil Engineer
General Manager Geobrugg North America
自然災害防護
Geobrugg North America, LLC
22 Centro Algodones
Tim Shevlin
Tim Shevlin
Sales Director
自然災害防護
Geobrugg North America, LLC
Salem OR 97302 / 美国