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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)
Rompepicos en Corral des PalmasMexicoSecretaria de Desarrollo Urbano Y Obras Publicas, Gobierno Del Estado de Nuevo LeonFSanta Catarina100- /0203/03- /03- /04109250380400V(8)V
0.85
(5)
(17)
0.85(12)3003006535(F)
Paradise - formerly Burnett RiverAustraliaBurnett WaterF IBurnett30011/0306/0409/0511/0550940400400V(8) (3)* (1)*310310630(-) -
Sanliping
[A]
ChinaHubei Energy Group Co. Ltd.F HNanhe499- /0705/08- /11- /12133185 400 (1) (1) (1)     
Enlarged CotterAustraliaACTEW WaterWCotter7810/0908/1112/1205/1382350369400V(3')0.75(3')0.75(3')*300300
400
70120(F)
Huong DienVietnamFPT CorporationHBo821- /10- /11- /12- /1383 260400        90100(N)

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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: Mexico

Owner: Secretaria de Desarrollo Urbano Y Obras Publicas, Gobierno Del Estado de Nuevo Leon

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control

River: Santa Catarina

Reservoir capacity: 100 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/02

Start of RCC: -/02

End of RCC: -/03

End of Project: -/04

Specifications

Height: 109 metres

Length: 250 metres

Volume of RCC: 380 m3x103

Total volume: 400 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against precast concrete panels with geomembrane
Downstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against precast concrete panels
0.85Unformed face of RCC
Spillway
SlopeType
0.85Reinforced conventional concrete cast after RCC placement

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
65
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
35Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Rompepicos en Corral des Palmas completed
Rompepicos en Corral des Palmas completed

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Country: Australia

Owner: Burnett Water

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Irrigation

River: Burnett

Reservoir capacity: 300 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 11/03

Start of RCC: 11/03

End of RCC: 09/05

End of Project: 11/05

Specifications

Height: 50 metres

Length: 940 metres

Volume of RCC: 400 m3x103

Total volume: 400 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

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

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
310310

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
63
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
0No pozzolan used  -
  
Paradise - formerly Burnett River completed
Paradise - formerly Burnett River completed

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Country: China

Owner: Hubei Energy Group Co. Ltd.

Type: Thin Arch

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Hydropower

River: Nanhe

Reservoir capacity: 499 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/07

Start of RCC: -/07

End of RCC: -/11

End of Project: -/12

Specifications

Height: 133 metres

Length: 185 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: 400 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
 Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
Sanliping completed
Sanliping completed

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Country: Australia

Owner: ACTEW Water

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Water Supply

River: Cotter

Reservoir capacity: 78 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 10/09

Start of RCC: 10/09

End of RCC: 12/12

End of Project: 05/13

Specifications

Height: 82 metres

Length: 350 metres

Volume of RCC: 369 m3x103

Total volume: 400 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300
 400

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
70
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
120Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Enlarged Cotter completed
Enlarged Cotter completed

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Country: Vietnam

Owner: FPT Corporation

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Bo

Reservoir capacity: 821 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/10

Start of RCC: -/10

End of RCC: -/12

End of Project: -/13

Specifications

Height: 83 metres

Length: -

Volume of RCC: 260 m3x103

Total volume: 400 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
90
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
100Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Huong Dien completed
Huong Dien completed

 

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