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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)
Grindstone CanyonUSAVillage of RuidosoWGrindstone209/8505/8607/8610/86424328896V(1)0.75(1)*0.75(1)300300760(-) -
Tucuruí - 2nd PhaseBrazilEletronorte SAHTocantins 06/9806/9909/0010/05781541888800 (3) (3)*separate 3003007030(N)
Huilong PSS - Lower damChinaHenan Electric Power CorporationH 206/01- /0206/04- /055417588105V(3')0.75(3')*0.75(12)300300  (F)

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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.

Full Dam Information

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Country: USA

Owner: Village of Ruidoso

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: Grindstone

Reservoir capacity: 2 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 09/85

Start of RCC: 09/85

End of RCC: 07/86

End of Project: 10/86

Specifications

Height: 42 metres

Length: 432 metres

Volume of RCC: 88 m3x103

Total volume: 96 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
76
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
0No pozzolan used  -
  
Grindstone Canyon completed
Grindstone Canyon completed

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Country: Brazil

Owner: Eletronorte SA

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Tocantins

Reservoir capacity: -

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 06/98

Start of RCC: 06/98

End of RCC: 09/00

End of Project: 10/05

Specifications

Height: 78 metres

Length: 1541 metres

Volume of RCC: 88 m3x103

Total volume: 8800 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
 RCC against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
 RCC against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
separate 

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
70
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
30Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Tucuruí - 2nd Phase completed
Tucuruí - 2nd Phase completed

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Country: China

Owner: Henan Electric Power Corporation

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: -

Reservoir capacity: 2 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 06/01

Start of RCC: 06/01

End of RCC: 06/04

End of Project: -/05

Specifications

Height: 54 metres

Length: 175 metres

Volume of RCC: 88 m3x103

Total volume: 105 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
 Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
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