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NameCountryOwnerPurposeRiverReservoir capacity (m3x106)Construction datesDimensionsVolumeFacingsPlacementCementitious material
StartFinishHeightLengthRCCTotalUpstreamDownstreamSpillwayLayersLiftsCementPozzolan
ProjectRCCRCCProject(m)(m)(m3x103)(m3x103)SlopeTypeSlopeTypeSlopeType(m)(m)(kg/m3)(kg/m3)
Saco de Nova OlindaBrazilSRH (Secretaria de Recursos Hidricos)F I WGravata9707/8507/8610/8606/8756230132143V(1)0.80(3)*separate 4004005515(N)

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Country: Brazil

Owner: SRH (Secretaria de Recursos Hidricos)

Type: Gravity

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

River: Gravata

Reservoir capacity: 97 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 07/85

Start of RCC: 07/85

End of RCC: 10/86

End of Project: 06/87

Specifications

Height: 56 metres

Length: 230 metres

Volume of RCC: 132 m3x103

Total volume: 143 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

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

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
400400

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
55
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
15Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
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