Photograph by: Chris Fox
Date of Photograph: July 1, 2011
Stabilization, another common term on this project. Once the Pawcatuck is diverted through the raceway, it will shoot water out of the small exit shown in this photo. The crew makes sure that the thousands of gallons per minute that is ejected will not erode any of the soil or wall foundations. Here an excavator is used to deliver a hopper of concrete to the workmen as part of this effort.