Galisteo Dam & Spillway Modification

Galisteo, NM

The project was awarded Best Civil Project of the year in 1998.  It was completed without a single accident, 5 months ahead of schedule and $1 million below the original estimate.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: The project was to enlarge the spillway and raise the crest of the dam.

M. C. Donegan: Provided drilling & blasting of 800,000 cubic yards, and pre-splitting over 1,000 feet long and 110 feet high.