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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)
Willow CreekUSAF RWillow Creek1711/8104/8209/8204/8352543331331V(7)0.80(17)0.80(17)3003004719(F)
Santa EugeniaSpainHXallas1701/8706/8706/8810/88842902252540.05(3)0.75
0.35
(3)*
(3)*
0.75(1)25025088
72
152
145
(F)
NunomeJapanF WNunome1705/8601/8810/8812/8972322110330V
0.40
(1)
(1)
0.76(1)0.76(1)2507507842(F)
HayachineJapanF H I WHienuki1703/9310/9506/9803/0074333141333V
0.20
(1)
(1)
0.76(1)0.76(1)2507508436(F)
RosalBrazilHItabapoana1704/98- /9809/99- /00372124575 (1) (3)* (1)*3003004555(S)
TannurJordanIWadi al Hasa1702/9912/9912/0009/0160270250250V
1.00
(3')0.80(3')*0.80(3')*3001200125
120
75
50
(N)
KoyamaJapanF I WOhkita1711/9405/0012/0203/0565462270531V(1)0.78(1)0.78(1)2507508436(S)
Changtan
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ChinaHTuwushui17- /03- /03- /04- /0453124 29           
PindobaçuBrazilI WItapicuru-aço17- /01- /03- /04- /05451917585      3003005614(N)
YongdingqiaoChinaLiushahe17- /05- /07- /10- /12123              
Santo AntonioBrazilHRio Grande17- /09- /10- /1102/124428581105           
Ivan Botelho I (fomerly Ponte)BrazilHPomba17- /10- /11- /12- /1332              
UludereTurkeyHOrtasu17- /08- /12- /16- /18774318008870.10(1)0.80(1)  3003009545(N)
RkizaMoroccoF I W 17- /13- /15- /16- /17265005560V(5)0.85(1)*0.85(1)*     
XimiheChinaH I WXimihe17- /14- /16- /17- /1888147             
Ain KsobMoroccoDaliya17- /15- /17- /18- /1947              

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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: USA

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Recreation

River: Willow Creek

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 11/81

Start of RCC: 11/81

End of RCC: 09/82

End of Project: 04/83

Specifications

Height: 52 metres

Length: 543 metres

Volume of RCC: 331 m3x103

Total volume: 331 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against precast concrete panels
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80Unformed face of RCC
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80Unformed face of RCC

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
47
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
19Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Willow Creek completed
Willow Creek completed

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Country: Spain

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Xallas

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 01/87

Start of RCC: 01/87

End of RCC: 06/88

End of Project: 10/88

Specifications

Height: 84 metres

Length: 290 metres

Volume of RCC: 225 m3x103

Total volume: 254 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.05RCC against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.75RCC against formwork  [stepped face]
0.35RCC against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.75Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
250250

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
88
72
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
152Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
145 
Santa Eugenia completed
Santa Eugenia completed

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Country: Japan

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Flood Control / Water Supply

River: Nunome

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 05/86

Start of RCC: 05/86

End of RCC: 10/88

End of Project: 12/89

Specifications

Height: 72 metres

Length: 322 metres

Volume of RCC: 110 m3x103

Total volume: 330 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against formwork
0.40Traditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.76Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.76Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
250750

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
78
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
42Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Nunome completed
Nunome completed

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Country: Japan

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

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

River: Hienuki

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 03/93

Start of RCC: 03/93

End of RCC: 06/98

End of Project: 03/00

Specifications

Height: 74 metres

Length: 333 metres

Volume of RCC: 141 m3x103

Total volume: 333 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against formwork
0.20Traditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.76Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.76Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
250750

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
84
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
36Low-lime flyash (ASTM Class F)
  
Hayachine completed
Hayachine completed

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Country: Brazil

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Itabapoana

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 04/98

Start of RCC: 04/98

End of RCC: 09/99

End of Project: -/00

Specifications

Height: 37 metres

Length: 212 metres

Volume of RCC: 45 m3x103

Total volume: 75 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

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

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
45
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
55Ground-granulated blast-furnace slag
  
Rosal completed
Rosal completed

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Country: Jordan

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation

River: Wadi al Hasa

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 02/99

Start of RCC: 02/99

End of RCC: 12/00

End of Project: 09/01

Specifications

Height: 60 metres

Length: 270 metres

Volume of RCC: 250 m3x103

Total volume: 250 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalRCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)
1.00 
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.80RCC against formwork (GEVR/GE-RCC)  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
3001200

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
125
120
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
75Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
50 
Tannur completed
Tannur completed

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Country: Japan

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

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

River: Ohkita

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: 11/94

Start of RCC: 11/94

End of RCC: 12/02

End of Project: 03/05

Specifications

Height: 65 metres

Length: 462 metres

Volume of RCC: 270 m3x103

Total volume: 531 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.78Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
0.78Traditional concrete against formwork

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
250750

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
84
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
36Ground-granulated blast-furnace slag
  
Koyama completed
Koyama completed

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Country: China

Owner: -

Type: Thin Arch

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Tuwushui

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/03

Start of RCC: -/03

End of RCC: -/04

End of Project: -/04

Specifications

Height: 53 metres

Length: 124 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: 29 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: Brazil

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Itapicuru-aço

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/01

Start of RCC: -/01

End of RCC: -/04

End of Project: -/05

Specifications

Height: 45 metres

Length: 191 metres

Volume of RCC: 75 m3x103

Total volume: 85 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
56
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
14Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
Pindobaçu completed
Pindobaçu completed

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Country: China

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): unknown

River: Liushahe

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/05

Start of RCC: -/05

End of RCC: -/10

End of Project: -/12

Specifications

Height: 123 metres

Length: -

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: -

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

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

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Country: Brazil

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Rio Grande

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/09

Start of RCC: -/09

End of RCC: -/11

End of Project: 02/12

Specifications

Height: 44 metres

Length: 285 metres

Volume of RCC: 81 m3x103

Total volume: 105 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
  
  
Santo Antonio completed
Santo Antonio completed

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Country: Brazil

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Pomba

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/10

Start of RCC: -/10

End of RCC: -/12

End of Project: -/13

Specifications

Height: 32 metres

Length: -

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: -

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
  
Downstream
SlopeType
  
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
 
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
  
  
Ivan Botelho I (fomerly Ponte) on Google Earth
Ivan Botelho I (fomerly Ponte) on Google Earth

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Country: Turkey

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower

River: Ortasu

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/08

Start of RCC: -/08

End of RCC: -/16

End of Project: -/18

Specifications

Height: 77 metres

Length: 431 metres

Volume of RCC: 800 m3x103

Total volume: 887 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
0.10Traditional concrete against formwork
Downstream
SlopeType
0.80Traditional concrete against formwork
Spillway
SlopeType
  

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
300300

Cementitious material

Cement (kg/m3)
95
Pozzolan (kg/m3)Pozzolan Type
45Natural pozzolan (ASTM Class N)
  
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Country: Morocco

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

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

River: -

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/13

Start of RCC: -/13

End of RCC: -/16

End of Project: -/17

Specifications

Height: 26 metres

Length: 500 metres

Volume of RCC: 55 m3x103

Total volume: 60 m3x103

Construction Methods

Facings

Upstream
SlopeType
VerticalTraditional concrete against precast concrete panels
Downstream
SlopeType
0.85Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]
Spillway
SlopeType
0.85Traditional concrete against formwork  [stepped face]

Placement

Layers (mm)Lifts (mm)
  

Cementitious material

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

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Country: China

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): Hydropower / Irrigation / Water Supply

River: Ximihe

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/14

Start of RCC: -/14

End of RCC: -/17

End of Project: -/18

Specifications

Height: 88 metres

Length: 147 metres

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: -

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: Morocco

Owner: -

Type: Gravity

Purpose(s): unknown

River: Daliya

Reservoir capacity: 17 m3x106

Construction Dates

Start of Project: -/15

Start of RCC: -/15

End of RCC: -/18

End of Project: -/19

Specifications

Height: 47 metres

Length: -

Volume of RCC: -

Total volume: -

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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