SEARCHING
... please wait

Acauã

Download PDF data sheet
Acauã completed
Acauã completed

Particulars

Owner: DNOCS (Departamento Nacional de Obras Contra a Secas)

Designer: CEC

Contractor: unknown

Statistics

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Irrigation / Water Supply

Reservoir capacity: 247 m3x106

Height: 79 metres

Length: 674 metres

Volume of RCC: 674 m3x103

Total volume: 734 m3x103

Construction Dates

Start of Project: /93 ( 1993)

Start of RCC: /93 ( 1993)

End of RCC: /94 ( 1994)

End of Project: /95 ( 1995)

Country: Brazil

River: Paraíba

DMS Co-ordinates: 07˚26'29.76"S, 35˚33'38.48"W

DD Co-ordinates: -7.441600, -35.560688

Facings

Upstream

SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork

Downstream

SlopeType
 RCC against formwork  [stepped face]

Spillway

SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
64
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
16Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)