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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)
Belén-FloresSpainJunta de AndaluciaFBelén109/9111/9101/9201/92288710120.05(3)0.75(3)*0.75(3)*30030073109(F)
Big CherryUSATown of Big Stone GapWSouth Fork, Powell River204/0409/0401/0507/05261131112      3003008282(F)
Sharab GarodIranKohgiloye-Boyerahmad Water CompanyISharab Garod1- /12- /14- /15- /161575 12           

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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: Spain

Owner: Junta de Andalucia

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control

River: Belén

Reservoir capacity: 1 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 09/91

Start of RCC: 09/91

End of RCC: 01/92

End of Project: 01/92

Specifications

Height: 28 metres

Length: 87 metres

Volume of RCC: 10 m3x103

Total volume: 12 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.05RCC against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
73
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
109Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Belén-Flores on Google Earth
Belén-Flores on Google Earth

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Country: USA

Owner: Town of Big Stone Gap

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: South Fork, Powell River

Reservoir capacity: 2 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 04/04

Start of RCC: 04/04

End of RCC: 01/05

End of Project: 07/05

Specifications

Height: 26 metres

Length: 113 metres

Volume of RCC: 11 m3x103

Total volume: 12 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
82
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
82Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Big Cherry completed
Big Cherry completed

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Country: Iran

Owner: Kohgiloye-Boyerahmad Water Company

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation

River: Sharab Garod

Reservoir capacity: 1 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/12

Start of RCC: -/12

End of RCC: -/15

End of Project: -/16

Specifications

Height: 15 metres

Length: 75 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: 12 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
Sharab Garod on Google Earth
Sharab Garod on Google Earth

 

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