EMBANKMENTS

 

POSITION

PROJECT NAME AND LOCATION

EMPLOYER

PROJECT VALUE IN THOUSANDS OF USD

CONSTR. PERIOD


DESCRIPTION OF WORKS

1)

Senj Hydro Power Plant, Senj, Croatia

Zajednica elektroprivrednih poduzeća Hrvatske - HE Senj

 

1961-1965

HPP Senj of 216 MW rated power, reservoir, the earthfill of Sklope 74 m high; a concrete overflow dam of Gusić Polje, embankments, water intakes, headraces 22.7 km in length and 20 sq.m in cross-section, main plant.

2)

The Sava River Embankment, Zagreb, Croatia

Direkcija za Savu, Zagreb

 

1963-1966

Mass earthworks, embankment construction

3)

Varaždin Hydro Power Plant (Central Drava 3)

Elektroprivreda, Zagreb

4281

1971-1974

HPP Varaždin of 86 MW rated power, reservoir, dam, diversion channels, engine room. Total excavation 6.2 mil. cu.m, embankments 3.5 mil.cu.m, concrete 100,000 cu.m, asphalt 615,000 sq.m.

4)

Čakovec Hydro Power Plant (Central Drava 4)

Elektroprivreda, Zagreb

6336

1975-1981

HPP Čakovec of 77.6 MW rated power; reservoir, dam, diversion channels, engine room.
Total excavation 5.6 mil.cu.m, concrete 109,000 cu.m, asphalt 403,000 sq.m.

5)

Dubrava Hydro Power Plant (Central Drava 5)

Elektroprivreda, Zagreb

1200

1985-1988

HPP Dubrava of 75 MW rated power. A concrete gravity dam with four discharge fields. Dam length 112 m; in concrete portion 54,000 cu.m placed. A filled part 300 m in length. Dam height23.5 m. The diversion channel (the headwater channel of 2 km, the spillway channel 4.8 km) is divided by the engine room. The plant is designed as a multipurpose structure (energy supply, flood control, water supply, recreation purposes and drainage of surplus flood water). The reservoir with the embankments near the dam makes a lake of 16.6 sq.km surface.
Embankments length 22.5 km.