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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)
BailongtanChinaGuangxi-Guiguang Electric Power Development Co. Ltd.H I NHongshuihe34002/9310/9504/9608/97342476280V(1)0.70(10)*0.70(5)*30030073
99
110
60
(F)
Tie HackUSACity of BuffaloWSouth Fork Clear Creek305/9610/9608/97- /97411706269V(1)0.80(1)*0.80(1)*3003008983(F)
El EsparragalSpainConfederación Hidrográfica del GuadalquivirEViar5- /0205/0308/0303/042138362890.30(3')*0.90(3')*0.90(3')*30030068157(F)
Dry Comal CreekUSAComal County, TexasFDry Comal Creek410/1103/1208/1212/12264576267V()0.80()*0.80()30030060100(C)

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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: Guangxi-Guiguang Electric Power Development Co. Ltd.

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower / Irrigation / Navigation

River: Hongshuihe

Reservoir capacity: 340 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 02/93

Start of RCC: 02/93

End of RCC: 04/96

End of Project: 08/97

Specifications

Height: 34 metres

Length: 247 metres

Volume of RCC: 62 m3x103

Total volume: 80 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.70RCC against precast concrete blocks  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.70Traditional concrete against precast concrete panels  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
73
99
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
110Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
60 
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Country: USA

Owner: City of Buffalo

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: South Fork Clear Creek

Reservoir capacity: 3 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 05/96

Start of RCC: 05/96

End of RCC: 08/97

End of Project: -/97

Specifications

Height: 41 metres

Length: 170 metres

Volume of RCC: 62 m3x103

Total volume: 69 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
89
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
83Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Tie Hack completed
Tie Hack completed

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Country: Spain

Owner: Confederación Hidrográfica del Guadalquivir

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Environmental

River: Viar

Reservoir capacity: 5 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/02

Start of RCC: -/02

End of RCC: 08/03

End of Project: 03/04

Specifications

Height: 21 metres

Length: 383 metres

Volume of RCC: 62 m3x103

Total volume: 89 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.30RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Downstream
SlopeType
0.90RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.90RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
68
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
157Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
El Esparragal completed
El Esparragal completed

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Country: USA

Owner: Comal County, Texas

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control

River: Dry Comal Creek

Reservoir capacity: 4 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 10/11

Start of RCC: 10/11

End of RCC: 08/12

End of Project: 12/12

Specifications

Height: 26 metres

Length: 457 metres

Volume of RCC: 62 m3x103

Total volume: 67 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
Vertical
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
60
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
100High-lime flyash (ASTM Class C)
  
Dry Comal Creek completed
Dry Comal Creek completed

 

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