Channel to Victoria Repairs | Calhoun County to Victoria County, Texas
Client: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District
Huitt-Zollars was responsible for the design and preparation of the construction documents related to 30 repair sites located along the banks of the Channel to Victoria barge canal. Specific project limits ran 17 miles from State Highway 35 (in Calhoun County) to the Port of Victoria turning basin (in Victoria County). Repairs included erosion repair and protection consisting of the installation of storm drainage inlets, manholes, pipe and outfalls, swale protection with blanket stone and riprap, plus toe protection with rock gabions and articulating concrete block revetments.