Papio Creek


Creek Bank Erosion Repair

Papio Creek
La Vista, Nebraska

A large pipe used to siphon sewage under Papio Creek had become exposed because of erosion. SIEREX excavated and re-built the eroded creek bank and installed state-of-the-art armored erosion control fabric to prevent any further erosion.

Scope of Work:

  • Construct temporary dam in Papio Creek
  • Remove failed erosion control measures
  • Re-shape and grade the bank side to protect the siphon pipe
  • Install fabric armor system
  • Install Type A rip rap
  • Install erosion control matting on disturbed areas
  • Re-seed disturbed areas