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London Tideway Tunnels

Hydraulic Model Studies

The IIHR team designed and built this model of the London Tideway Tunnels.

IIHR designed and built this lab model of the London Tideway Tunnels.

Thames Tunnel Model

A vortex drop structure designed for storm and sewer water conveyance.

IIHR designed and tested a vortex drop structure for storm and sewer water conveyance.

Demonstrating the Model

IIHR researchers with clients from London.

Demonstrating the model for clients.

The Model in Action

Troy Lyons is IIHR’s director of engineering services.

IIHR’s Troy Lyons watches the model in action.

Making an Adjustment

IIHR grad student Ali Reza Firoozfar.

Grad student Ali Reza Firoozfar makes an adjustment.

Drop Shaft

Water flows through the model.

Water flows through the model.

Complex Model Design

IIHR’s Jacob Odgaard (center) helps demonstrate the model for clients from London.

IIHR’s Jacob Odgaard (center) helps demonstrate the model for clients from London.

Observing Flow through the Model

The IIHR team and visitors from Thames Water Limited study the model.

The IIHR team and visitors from Thames Water Limited observe the model.
Last modified on August 9th, 2013
Posted on August 5th, 2013