"The ERI personnel, under guidance of field Supervisor Mr. Austin McQueen, exhibited extraordinary teamwork as they remained focused on the client's needs and time constraints. The work at times proved challenging and was often performed under adverse weather conditions. ERI accomplished the work while maintaining a professional attitude throughout the project. They were especially innovative in identifying potential cost savings on the projects."

— Gary A. Clark, P.E.
Senior Engineer
Southern Company Generation - Hydro Services
 
Tallulah Falls Hydroelectric

Tallulah Falls Hydroelectric

Industry: Energy / Power Generation

Epoxy Pressure Injection, Specialized Concrete Placement, Spall Repair and Patching

Tallulah Falls is the oldest and largest plant in the North Georgia Hydro Group. It is also among Georgia's outstanding engineering achievements. The project consists of a 126-foot high by 426-foot long dam built across the Tallulah River just above what was Tallulah Falls and next to a major bridge over the gorge. ERI has been hired by Southern Company to perform upgrades and maintenenace to the dam including: spillway gate replacement and repair, gate hinge componenet repair, and repair of deteriorated concrete on the spillway crest. Majority of the work has been performed utilizing small boats and work barges that allow access to the work site.

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