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Please note: only dams ≥ 15m which have been completed, are under construction, or due to begin RCC placement in the current year are included in the table below.

Results are sorted in the following order: Finish of RCC, Start of RCC, Finish of Project, Start of Project, Height and alphabetical by Dam Name.

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NameCountryOwnerPurposeRiverReservoir capacity (m3x106)Construction datesDimensionsVolumeFacingsPlacementCementitious material
StartFinishHeightLengthRCCTotalUpstreamDownstreamSpillwayLayersLiftsCementPozzolan
ProjectRCCRCCProject(m)(m)(m3x103)(m3x103)SlopeTypeSlopeTypeSlopeType(m)(m)(kg/m3)(kg/m3)
Jin’anqiaoChinaHanergy, Yunnan Jinsha River Hydropower Co. Ltd. and Yunnan Investment and Development Co. Ltd.H N RJinsha91312/0305/07- /10- /1116064024003920V(3)0.75(3)0.75(1)  72
96
108
117
(F)
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project (GERDP)EthiopiaEthiopian Electric Power (EEP)HBlue Nile7400012/1005/13- /19- /20160179010100105000.22(3')1.00(3')*1.00(3')*40040067 to  10523 to  35(N)
Middle YeywaMyanmarSN PowerHMyitnge45317/00- /19- /21- /231602441700            
Janneh
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LebanonEBMLH I WIbrahim (Abraham)38- /1510/19- /21- /211603501450       300300   

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Please note: only dams ≥ 15m which have been completed, are under construction, or due to begin RCC placement in the current year are included in the list below.

Results are sorted in the following order: Finish of RCC, Start of RCC, Finish of Project, Start of Project, Height and alphabetical by Dam Name.

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Country: China

Owner: Hanergy, Yunnan Jinsha River Hydropower Co. Ltd. and Yunnan Investment and Development Co. Ltd.

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower / Navigation / Recreation

River: Jinsha

Reservoir capacity: 913 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 12/03

Start of RCC: 12/03

End of RCC: -/10

End of Project: -/11

Specifications

Height: 160 metres

Length: 640 metres

Volume of RCC: 2400 m3x103

Total volume: 3920 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
72
96
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
108Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
117 
Jin’anqiao completed
Jin’anqiao completed

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Country: Ethiopia

Owner: Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP)

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Blue Nile

Reservoir capacity: 74000 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 12/10

Start of RCC: 12/10

End of RCC: -/19

End of Project: -/20

Specifications

Height: 160 metres

Length: 1790 metres

Volume of RCC: 10100 m3x103

Total volume: 10500 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.22RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Downstream
SlopeType
1.00RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
1.00RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
400400

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
67  to
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
23  toNatural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project (GERDP) under construction
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project (GERDP) under construction

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Country: Myanmar

Owner: SN Power

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Myitnge

Reservoir capacity: 453 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 17/00

Start of RCC: 17/00

End of RCC: -/21

End of Project: -/23

Specifications

Height: 160 metres

Length: 244 metres

Volume of RCC: 1700 m3x103

Total volume: -

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
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Country: Lebanon

Owner: EBML

Type: Arch-Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower / Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Ibrahim (Abraham)

Reservoir capacity: 38 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/15

Start of RCC: -/15

End of RCC: -/21

End of Project: -/21

Specifications

Height: 160 metres

Length: 350 metres

Volume of RCC: 1450 m3x103

Total volume: -

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
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