oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - A dam good plan
|Article Title||A dam good plan|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Publication Date||Feb 1971|
Extracted from text ... A dam good plan The Mooi-Mgeni River Transfer Scheme (Phase 1 - MMTS-1) in the Midlands of KwaZulu-Natal is an outstanding example of the ability of the civil engineering profession to meet major challenges in innovative ways, in this case the increasing demand of the Durban and Pietermaritzburg metropolitan areas. The project's main civil engineering components are the new Mearns Weir providing water to the Mearns pumping station, water conveyance along the receiving streams, and raising Midmar Dam. Innovative techniques used in designing and constructing the civil components, as well as the effectiveness of public participation programmes, warranted the nomination of ..
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