March 5, 2011
Construction workers, such as the one walking across the top of the photo, are dwarfed by the scale of work to repair a section of the concrete wall in the navigation lock at Lower Monumental Dam.
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As others labor to replace Lower Monumental Dam's lower lock gate, Dean Lodmell could be forgiven for taking a "been there, done that" view.Forty-nine years ago Lodmell was a young engineer happily tackling a big job. Fresh from being part of building Dod