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Title: Physical model test for bendway weir design criteria
Authors: Waterway Simulation Technology, Inc.
Keywords: Bathymetry
Bendway weirs
Hydrographic survey
Low water reference plane
Mississippi River
Submerged weirs
Publisher: Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: ERDC/CHL TR ; 02-28.
Description: Technical report
A typical bendway will be molded in a semi-fixed bed flume. The number of weirs, their spacing and submergence will be varied to determine the effects on tows navigating the reach. The designs will be subjected to a range of current velocities and tow sizes. Final guidance will establish minimum required depths over the weirs and recommended spacing relative to the design size tow.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/7615
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