Adhaim Dam

Adhaim Dam


Tozkhurmato, Iraq (IQ)
Adhaim Dam is a multi-purpose embankment dam on the Al Uzaym (Adhaim) River 133 km northeast of Baghdad, Iraq. The purpose of the dam is flood control, hydro-power and irrigation. The dam was partially completed in 2000 with only the embankment, spillway and intake. The power station and irrigation outlets are currently being finished. When complete, the power station will have a 27 MW installed capacity and the irrigation outlet will be able to discharge 73 m3/s (2,578 cu ft/s).
Adhaim Dam is a multi-purpose embankment dam on the Al Uzaym (Adhaim) River 133 km northeast of Baghdad, Iraq. The purpose of the dam is flood control, hydro-power and irrigation. The dam was partially completed in 2000 with only the embankment, spillway and intake. The power station and irrigation outlets are currently being finished. When complete, the power station will have a 27 MW installed capacity and the irrigation outlet will be able to discharge 73 m3/s (2,578 cu ft/s).
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By: Mike1989

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