Ahmad Beiglou Dam, Irrigation and Drainage Network

Location: Meshgin shahr, Ardebil province, Iran
Client: Ardebil's regional water authority
Objectives of the project: water supply, irrigation and drainage network of 2035 hectares lands of Ahmad beiglou region
Stage of project:
• Feasibility study: 2003 to 2005
• Detail design: 2007 to 2008
• Supervision on construction: 2011 to more than 90% progress

Project Components

Dam

• Name of dam: Ahmad beiglou
• Name of river: Meshgin chai
• Type dam: Earthfill with clay core
• Height above foundation (m): 64
• Crest length(m): 567
• Spillway type: free
• Max. discharge capacity (m3/s): 65.1

Reservoir

• Normal reservoir volume (MCM): 27.04
• Regulated annual water (MCM): 15.26
• Domestic water demand (MCM): 2.75
• Industrial water demand (MCM): 2.87
• Agriculture water demand (MCM): 10.5

Irrigation network

• Total area (ha): 2035
• Type of irrigational: under pressure

Conveyance pipe line

• Name: MP, MP, MP1, MP2
• Length (m): 5530, 670, 1600, 650
• Diameter (mm): 1400, 1200, 1000, 600
• Capacity (L/s): 1224, 970, 605, 366

 

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