No reason given that I saw, but I assume that avoidance of building and tearing down a temporary dam could result in faster constructions time, lower expense and less disruption to river traffic.
Obviously in this case, their technology failed to deliver.
posted on 10/29/2013 9:06:17 PM PDT
Had this ever been done before? If not, the Ohio is a mighty big river to play with. God, why does the corps keep digging these money pits?
posted on 10/29/2013 9:51:27 PM PDT
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