Franson Civil Engineers worked with the Cottonwood Gooseberry Irrigation Company and Utah Dam Safety to bring Fairview Lake Dam into compliance with current dam safety standards. Some of the concerns with the embankment included: high concentrated seepage in the east dam, slope stability, and condition of the CMP outlet pipe. Work performed to evaluate the dam included: site surveying, geotechnical site and laboratory studies, hydraulic analyses, hydrologic analyses, geologic analysis, and geotechnical analyses of the existing dam features.
We provided professional engineering services, including:
In the News: During construction, KSL published a story regarding the dam.