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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)
Passagem de TrairasBrazilSecretaria Estadual do Meio Ambiente e Recursos Hídricos do RNW 50- /93- /94- /95- /96264402728        6416(N)
GaozhoubaChinaQingjiang Hydropower Development CorporationF H NQingjiang53605/9711/9804/0001/0157440210940V(9)0.75(1)0.75(1)300300123
86
100
86
(F)
MurumMalaysiaSEB (Sarawak Energy Bhd)HMurum1204310/0805/1007/13- /1514644015201660V
0.20
(3')
(3')
0.70
0.80
(3)0.70
0.80
 300300088
65
88
72
(F)
Los PanalesMexicoCNA (Comisión Nacional del Agua)WTecolotán10001/11- /12- /13- /13784404965610.20
V
(5)0.80(3)0.80(3)3003001100(N)

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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: Brazil

Owner: Secretaria Estadual do Meio Ambiente e Recursos Hídricos do RN

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: -

Reservoir capacity: 50 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/93

Start of RCC: -/93

End of RCC: -/95

End of Project: -/96

Specifications

Height: 26 metres

Length: 440 metres

Volume of RCC: 27 m3x103

Total volume: 28 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
64
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
16Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Passagem de Trairas completed
Passagem de Trairas completed

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Country: China

Owner: Qingjiang Hydropower Development Corporation

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Hydropower / Navigation

River: Qingjiang

Reservoir capacity: 536 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 05/97

Start of RCC: 05/97

End of RCC: 04/00

End of Project: 01/01

Specifications

Height: 57 metres

Length: 440 metres

Volume of RCC: 210 m3x103

Total volume: 940 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against precast concrete panels with hot poured membrane
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
123
86
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
100Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
86 
Gaozhouba completed
Gaozhouba completed

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Country: Malaysia

Owner: SEB (Sarawak Energy Bhd)

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Murum

Reservoir capacity: 12043 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 10/08

Start of RCC: 10/08

End of RCC: 07/13

End of Project: -/15

Specifications

Height: 146 metres

Length: 440 metres

Volume of RCC: 1520 m3x103

Total volume: 1660 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
0.20RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Downstream
SlopeType
0.70RCC against formwork
0.80 
Spillway
SlopeType
0.70 
0.80 

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
3003000

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
88
65
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
88Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
72 
Murum completed
Murum completed

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Country: Mexico

Owner: CNA (Comisión Nacional del Agua)

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: Tecolotán

Reservoir capacity: 100 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 01/11

Start of RCC: 01/11

End of RCC: -/13

End of Project: -/13

Specifications

Height: 78 metres

Length: 440 metres

Volume of RCC: 496 m3x103

Total volume: 561 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.20Traditional concrete against precast concrete panels
Vertical 
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
110
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
0Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
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