Indian Lake Borough

Indian Lake Dam Improvements

Indian Lake Borough, Somerset County, PA retained CME to provide engineering and construction inspection services for the dam refurbishment. With the refurbishment to the dam embankment completed, the project brought Indian Lake Dam within the permit requirements set forth by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, Division of Dam Safety.

Services Provided

  • Dam improvements on 500 acre lake (grouting, emergency spillway redesign, valve replacement)
  • Road weight limit study
  • Enclosed sewage treatment plant with a new building
  • FEMA flood study evaluation
  • Daily site inspection documentation and photographic log
  • Compressive strength testing of the cylindrical grout specimens
  • Spillway re-design
  • Annual Dam Inspections