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Sefid Rud Dam

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General Information

Structural Type: Gravity dam
Completed in: 1962
Status: in use

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Iran, Asia

Technical Information


crest length 417 m


dam structure concrete


June 1990

An earthquake of a magnitude of 7.3 (Richter) hits the area of the dam. The dam suffers extensive cracking in several locations in the area 18 m underneath the dam crest.

4 March 1991
- 4 July 1991

Dam is strengthened using rock anchors.


Strengthening (1990-1991)
Consulting engineers

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20004058
Created: 01/07/2002
Last Updated: 22/07/2014