Palm Desert, CA 2012
Water Feature Dewatering

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Palm Desert Hotel in Desert Springs, CA. A 16' high, 200' long Double Closed End (DCE) and (2) 8' high, 25' long AquaDams were used here. Palm Desert, CA 2012
The area to the right of the kayak will be isolated and dewatered. Palm Desert, CA 2012
A dedicated freight trailer was used to haul these AquaDams. Palm Desert, CA 2012
Both 8' high AquaDams have been removed. An additional spreader bar was used to distribute the load of the 20,000 lb 16'x200' AquaDam. Palm Desert, CA 2012
Despite its bulk, the AquaDam is buoyant, and able to be pulled with personal water craft. Palm Desert, CA 2012
A jet ski behind and in front of the AquaDam tow it into position. The path to the installation site narrowed and went under a bridge. Palm Desert, CA 2012
The AquaDam squeezed between the bridge piers with several feet to spare. Palm Desert, CA 2012
The AquaDam has been unrolled to exposed the (2) fill-tubes present on top. Each fill-tube has (3) 3" layflat discharge hoses, as well as a 3" suction hose. These are used for filling and draining. Palm Desert, CA 2012
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