Bairco Construction, Inc. performed emergency repairs to rehabilitate of the Little Robber Dam for the Bureau of Reclamation in southern Wyoming. The dam was in severe jeopardy of a water breach that threatened to flood the nearby town of Baggs. Bairco performed dam reinforcement, spillway reconstruction and installed a toe drain. The repairs proved successful and the dam was removed from the BLM’s Priority Hazard List
Hot Springs Fish Barrier
Bairco Construction, Inc. constructed the Hot Springs Fish Barrier for the Bureau of Reclamation, Phoenix Area Office. The remote location of the project was a challenging factor. Helicopters were required to transport equipment, tools, water diversion equipment, personnel and supplies. Concrete was flown in using bottom dump hoppers. Side dewatering was accomplished with Bairco’s innovative, cost effective and fish-friendly water diversion system.