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Lake McIntosh Dam & Reservoir

Fayette County, Georgia

New Construction

Scope of Work:

This project was the construction of a Category One Earthen Dam under the classification State of Georgia Safe Dams Program for Fayette County Georgia Water System and an approximately 650 acre water supply reservoir. 

Details:

  • Clearing and grubbing of entire 650 acre dam and reservoir site
  • Total excavation of 220,000 cubic yards with a surcharge of the dam site of up to 6 months.
  • Furnished and installed internal drain system consisting of solid and perforated pipe, filter fabric, sand, and other aggregates
  • The principle and emergency spillway functions are provided by a 200 foot wide concrete spillway and 14 foot high labyrinth weir wall complete with a 200 linear feet Contech bridge
  • Project included extensive riprap armoring of the dam face

Big_Island McIntosh

Brad Cole Construction