- Boat Ramp Construction
Rogue River, Grants Pass, OR (2003)
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The ropes are a crucial part of installing the AquaDam® in moving water.
We started out with a smaller AquaDam (4' high x 60' long). This smaller
AquaDam® was placed upstream from the main AquaDam® to block the current.
You can see the 4' high AquaDam® blocking the current with white water at the end of it.
The 8' high AquaDam® has been successfully installed, flooding the water behind it,
making the 4' high AquaDam® appear small.
An excavator was used to put fill material behind the AquaDam®. The bucket
helped hold the AquaDam® in place during installation. Fill materials were placed
behind the AquaDam® once it was completely filled with water. Additional protective
cloth (black) was used along side the AquaDam® to prevent abrasion which could damage