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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)
ArriaránSpainDiputacion Foral de GipuzkoaWArriarán310/9104/9209/9202/94582061101130.05(3)0.70(3)*0.70(3)*30030085135(F)
Juba IBrazilBrennand EnergiaHJuba - /93- /94- /95- /962123896113        6015(N)
Elkwater ForkUSANatural Resources Conservation ServiceWTygart Tributory3- /0604/0708/07- /0739204106113V(8)0.80(3)*0.80(1)*3003005989(F)
BallikayaTurkeyDSI - State Hydraulic WorksHMudurnu609/0806/15- /17- /1898188991130.10(3)0.80(3)0.80(12)3001200   

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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: Diputacion Foral de Gipuzkoa

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: Arriarán

Reservoir capacity: 3 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 10/91

Start of RCC: 10/91

End of RCC: 09/92

End of Project: 02/94

Specifications

Height: 58 metres

Length: 206 metres

Volume of RCC: 110 m3x103

Total volume: 113 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.05RCC against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.70RCC against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.70RCC against formwork  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
85
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
135Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Arriarán completed
Arriarán completed

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Country: Brazil

Owner: Brennand Energia

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Juba

Reservoir capacity: -

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/93

Start of RCC: -/93

End of RCC: -/95

End of Project: -/96

Specifications

Height: 21 metres

Length: 238 metres

Volume of RCC: 96 m3x103

Total volume: 113 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
60
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
15Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
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Country: USA

Owner: Natural Resources Conservation Service

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: Tygart Tributory

Reservoir capacity: 3 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/06

Start of RCC: -/06

End of RCC: 08/07

End of Project: -/07

Specifications

Height: 39 metres

Length: 204 metres

Volume of RCC: 106 m3x103

Total volume: 113 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against precast concrete panels with geomembrane
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
59
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
89Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Elkwater Fork completed
Elkwater Fork completed

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Country: Turkey

Owner: DSI - State Hydraulic Works

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Mudurnu

Reservoir capacity: 6 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 09/08

Start of RCC: 09/08

End of RCC: -/17

End of Project: -/18

Specifications

Height: 98 metres

Length: 188 metres

Volume of RCC: 99 m3x103

Total volume: 113 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.10RCC against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
3001200

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
Ballikaya under construction
Ballikaya under construction

 

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