Recovery Blog

Photo of the Week – Markland Locks and Dam

Posted in Photo of the Week by Recovery.gov on March 24, 2011

 

Markland Locks and Dam

Photo contributed to the Recovery.gov Flickr Group by: USACEPublicAffairs

KENTUCKY — Chris Rutledge, Louisville District project engineer, indicates where the pin carrier is attached to hooks to transport the 800-pound pins made of nickel clad carbon steel with a chrome overlay at the Markland Locks and Dam here, Feb. 10, 2011. In remarkably good shape after a decade securing a culvert valve to its housing within one of the main chamber recesses, the pins are being replaced as part of a Recovery Act-funded project to fit the lock with new valves.The carrier is the creation of Aquarius Marine, the Kentucky based subcontractor doing the ARRA-funded work. (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers photo by Jon Fleshman)

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  1. Everett Locksmith (Mike) said, on March 7, 2013 at 12:48 pm

    thank you Recovery Blog amazing photo and good info info :)


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