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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)
Karkheh (Pie Pol)IranKhozestan Province Power & Water AuthorityF HKarkeh4002/9807/9907/00- /0234350130270 (12) (12)ogee(12)3003001300(-) -
JahginIranHormozgan Province Water AuthorityF I WJahgin30012/0105/0405/0509/0778220232382V
0.30
(3')
(3')*
0.75(3')*0.75(12)300300105
160
90
90
(N)
KhasooyehIranFars Regional Water CompanyITang Charkhi15- /03- /05- /06- /08191602228           
ZirdanIranSistan & Balouchestan Ministry of WaterI WKajoo20711/0208/0708/1011/1065350265437 (5) (3)  3003009842(N)
Cheshmeh AsheghIranFars Regional Water CompanyF I WCheshmeh Ashegh6906/1010/1105/1403/1760375130250 (1) (1) (12)300600 -
900
12080(N)
Sharab GarodIranKohgiloye-Boyerahmad Water CompanyISharab Garod1- /12- /14- /15- /161575 12           
Hayghar (Dehroud)
[H-F]
IranFars Regional Water CompanyF H IFirooz Abadi226- /09- /12- /16- /18912302602850.90(3')1.20(3')*1.20(12)300300   
GhadrooniIranKerman Regional Water CompanyI WGhadrooni42- /08- /14- /16- /1844197 147           
Kahir
[H-F]
IranSistan & Balouchestan Ministry of WaterI WKahir31411/10- /1407/1708/18553804856800.70 0.70 0.70      
DivreshIranGilan Province Water AuthorityI WKharshak3- /13- /15- /17- /1845195 137           
Javeh
[H-F]
IranIran Water & Power Resources Development Compay (IWPC)F IJaveh Roud9503/0907/11- /1807/19863016807500.90(3')1.20(3')*1.20(12)3003009431(N)
ShafaroudIranGilan Province Water AuthorityH I WShafaroud9803/1203/16- /1803/1913737295011800.10
0.50
(3')0.80(3')*0.80(12)300300   
Shahri-koorIranSistan-Baluchestan Water CompanyBarisan (nahang)103- /12- /15- /19- /2160326 330           
Chame ShirIranIran Water & Power Resources Development Compay (IWPC)F H I WZohreh2300- /11- /14- /20- /221516801100 V 0.70   3003001600(-) -

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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: Iran

Owner: Khozestan Province Power & Water Authority

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Hydropower

River: Karkeh

Reservoir capacity: 40 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 02/98

Start of RCC: 02/98

End of RCC: 07/00

End of Project: -/02

Specifications

Height: 34 metres

Length: 350 metres

Volume of RCC: 130 m3x103

Total volume: 270 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
 Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement
Downstream
SlopeType
 Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement
Spillway
SlopeType
ogeeReinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
130
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
0No pozzolan used  -
  
Karkheh (Pie Pol) completed
Karkheh (Pie Pol) completed

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Country: Iran

Owner: Hormozgan Province Water Authority

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Jahgin

Reservoir capacity: 300 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 12/01

Start of RCC: 12/01

End of RCC: 05/05

End of Project: 09/07

Specifications

Height: 78 metres

Length: 220 metres

Volume of RCC: 232 m3x103

Total volume: 382 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
0.30RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
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)
105
160
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
90Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
90 
Jahgin completed
Jahgin completed

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Country: Iran

Owner: Fars Regional Water Company

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation

River: Tang Charkhi

Reservoir capacity: 15 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/03

Start of RCC: -/03

End of RCC: -/06

End of Project: -/08

Specifications

Height: 19 metres

Length: 160 metres

Volume of RCC: 22 m3x103

Total volume: 28 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
  
  
Khasooyeh completed
Khasooyeh completed

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Country: Iran

Owner: Sistan & Balouchestan Ministry of Water

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Kajoo

Reservoir capacity: 207 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 11/02

Start of RCC: 11/02

End of RCC: 08/10

End of Project: 11/10

Specifications

Height: 65 metres

Length: 350 metres

Volume of RCC: 265 m3x103

Total volume: 437 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against precast concrete panels
Downstream
SlopeType
 RCC against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
98
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
42Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Zirdan under construction
Zirdan under construction

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Country: Iran

Owner: Fars Regional Water Company

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Cheshmeh Ashegh

Reservoir capacity: 69 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 06/10

Start of RCC: 06/10

End of RCC: 05/14

End of Project: 03/17

Specifications

Height: 60 metres

Length: 375 metres

Volume of RCC: 130 m3x103

Total volume: 250 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
 Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300600  -
 900

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
120
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
80Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Cheshmeh Ashegh completed
Cheshmeh Ashegh 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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Country: Iran

Owner: Fars Regional Water Company

Type: Hardfill

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Hydropower / Irrigation

River: Firooz Abadi

Reservoir capacity: 226 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/09

Start of RCC: -/09

End of RCC: -/16

End of Project: -/18

Specifications

Height: 91 metres

Length: 230 metres

Volume of RCC: 260 m3x103

Total volume: 285 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.90RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Downstream
SlopeType
1.20RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
1.20Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
Hayghar (Dehroud) on Google Earth
Hayghar (Dehroud) on Google Earth

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Country: Iran

Owner: Kerman Regional Water Company

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Ghadrooni

Reservoir capacity: 42 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/08

Start of RCC: -/08

End of RCC: -/16

End of Project: -/18

Specifications

Height: 44 metres

Length: 197 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: 147 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
  
  
Ghadrooni completed
Ghadrooni completed

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Country: Iran

Owner: Sistan & Balouchestan Ministry of Water

Type: Hardfill

Purpose(s): Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Kahir

Reservoir capacity: 314 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 11/10

Start of RCC: 11/10

End of RCC: 07/17

End of Project: 08/18

Specifications

Height: 55 metres

Length: 380 metres

Volume of RCC: 485 m3x103

Total volume: 680 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.70 
Downstream
SlopeType
0.70 
Spillway
SlopeType
0.70 

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
Kahir on Google Earth
Kahir on Google Earth

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Country: Iran

Owner: Gilan Province Water Authority

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Kharshak

Reservoir capacity: 3 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/13

Start of RCC: -/13

End of RCC: -/17

End of Project: -/18

Specifications

Height: 45 metres

Length: 195 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: 137 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
  
  
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Country: Iran

Owner: Iran Water & Power Resources Development Compay (IWPC)

Type: Hardfill

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Irrigation

River: Javeh Roud

Reservoir capacity: 95 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 03/09

Start of RCC: 03/09

End of RCC: -/18

End of Project: 07/19

Specifications

Height: 86 metres

Length: 301 metres

Volume of RCC: 680 m3x103

Total volume: 750 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.90RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Downstream
SlopeType
1.20RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
1.20Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
94
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
31Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Javeh on Google Earth
Javeh on Google Earth

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Country: Iran

Owner: Gilan Province Water Authority

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower / Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Shafaroud

Reservoir capacity: 98 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 03/12

Start of RCC: 03/12

End of RCC: -/18

End of Project: 03/19

Specifications

Height: 137 metres

Length: 372 metres

Volume of RCC: 950 m3x103

Total volume: 1180 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.10RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
0.50 
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

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

Owner: Sistan-Baluchestan Water Company

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): unknown

River: Barisan (nahang)

Reservoir capacity: 103 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/12

Start of RCC: -/12

End of RCC: -/19

End of Project: -/21

Specifications

Height: 60 metres

Length: 326 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: 330 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
  
  
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Country: Iran

Owner: Iran Water & Power Resources Development Compay (IWPC)

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Hydropower / Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Zohreh

Reservoir capacity: 2300 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/11

Start of RCC: -/11

End of RCC: -/20

End of Project: -/22

Specifications

Height: 151 metres

Length: 680 metres

Volume of RCC: 1100 m3x103

Total volume: -

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
Vertical 
Downstream
SlopeType
0.70 
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
160
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
0No pozzolan used  -
  
Chame Shir under construction
Chame Shir under construction

 

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