Civil Engineering Design on TVA Steam Station

@inproceedings{Emmons1962CivilED,
  title={Civil Engineering Design on TVA Steam Station},
  author={Walter F. Emmons and Warren C. Boop},
  year={1962}
}
The Tennessee Valley Authority has 11,550 megawatts of capacity installed or under construction in nine modern steam electric stations, all constructed since 1949. The individual stations are designed for a total ultimate capacity ranging from 1,200 megawatts to more than 4,000 megawatts. All of these stations were designed by the Division of Design of the TVA, and this paper examines the civil engineering design practices developed in regard to site layout; location and orientation of… CONTINUE READING

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