Kheir Abaad Reservoir Dam

Location: Nikshahr: Sistan and Balouchestan Province, Iran
Client: Sistan and Balouchestan's Regional Water Authority
Objectives of the project:
Supplying domestic water demands and a part of agricultural water demands of the Nikshar city
Stage of project:
• Feasibility study: 1992 to 1994
• Detail Design: 2001 to 2002
• Supervision on construction: 2004 to 2008

Project Components

Dam

• Name of dam: Kheir Abaad
• Name of river: Nikshahr
• Type dam: Earthfill with clay core
• Dam height from foundation (m): 41.1
• Crest length (m): 295
• Spillway type: free
• Max. discharge capacity ( m3/s): 1946

Reservoir

• Normal reservoir volume (MCM): 27.3
• Regulated annual water ( MCM): 4.7

 

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