Project Description

Downstream Lock Excavation Construction at Kentucky Lock and Dam

Project Details

BCI was subcontracted by Heeter Geotechnical Construction for the work at Kentucky Lock. The facility is owned and operated by the Nashville District Corps of Engineers.

  • Survey of lock walls and floor using divers
  • Installation of a cofferdam to dewater work area
  • Diving operations to help seal cofferdam
  • Wire saw cut and removed concrete from the side of the lock wall
  • Installed new rebar and steel bulkhead liner embeds
  • Place new concrete behind bulkhead liner embeds
  • Diving operations after the project to survey lock wall and lock floor




Grand Rivers, Kentucky