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Chaudanne Dam

General Information

Beginning of works: 1928
Completion: 1953
Status: in use

Project Type

Structure: Arch dam
Function / usage: Hydroelectricity plant

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Castellane, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence (04), Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France
Impounds:
  • Verdon River
Near: Pont du Paoutas (1972)
Coordinates: 43° 50' 54.04" N    6° 32' 38.50" E

Technical Information

Dimensions

height 73.90 m
retained water volume 16.00 hm³
crest length 95.00 m
crest thickness 2.00 m
base thickness 9.60 m
dam volume 27 140 m³

Materials

dam structure concrete

Participants

Owner

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  • About this
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  • Structure-ID
    20003813
  • Date created
    22/06/2002
  • Last Update
    29/07/2014