Davidson Highline Canal

Project Information

Davidson Highline Lateral Turnout Structure

City of Lafayette, Colorado
Lafayette, Boulder County, 2020

Project Owner

City of Lafayette

Project Amount


Project Date

April 2020 – May 2020

Project References

Melanie Asquith, P.E.
Water Resources and CIP Manager

City of Lafayette | Public Works Department



Dan Mathes, PE
Design Engineer

Deere and Ault Consultants, Inc.
600 South Airport Road, Suite 205
Longmont, CO 80503



About the Project

The City of Lafayette awarded Frontier a fast tracked contract to construct a turnout structure on the Davidson Highline Lateral. The project had to be flowing water within 30 days of award prior to irrigation season. The project including installation of 24×24 stainless steel slide gates and a 36”x30” stainless steel slide gate as well as aluminum grating and custom railings. Frontier completed the structure within the time limit and got the gates installed during active ditch flows.