Garafiri dam

Name of Project:

Garafiri dam



Country:
Guinea

Client:
ENELGUI

Zoned earthfill dam for hydro electrical purpose, built across the Konkourè river and consisting of an ungated surface Spillway, an intake tower of approximately 75 m height and two lined tunnels of 5,8 m and 8,8 m diameter with respective length of 610 m and 680 m plus:

  • A surge shaft with upper diameter of 28 m and 37,5 m height and a lower diameter of 8,8 m. and 32 m height an access gallery and 3 penstocks diameters 3 m for a total of 700 m;
  • A power Station equipped with 3 Francis turbines having a total installed power of 75 MW.

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Last update: 18/09/2013