CHARLEROI LOCKS & DAM EMPTYING BASIN
Owner: US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District
Customer: Brayman Construction
Location: Charleroi, PA
Product: Emptying Basin
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.