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CHARLEROI LOCKS & DAM EMPTYING BASIN

Owner: US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District
Customer: Brayman Construction
Location: Charleroi, PA
Product: Emptying Basin


Scope:

  • Seven precast reinforced concrete segments form the outer shell of the 50’ x 110’ Emptying Basin.
    Each precast segment weighed up to 220 tons.

  • Segments were fabricated at a specially PCI Certified site along the river near the dam.

  • Use of massive stay-in-place steel formwork formed basin walls.

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