Bergriver dam project

EMPLOYER
TCTA

CONSULTANT
Berg River Consultants

YEAR COMPLETED
2007

VALUE AT COMPLETION
R480M

LOCATION
South Africa, Cape

PROJECT TYPE
Dams

DESCRIPTION
Construction work involved the following: Rockfill Dam Wall with Upstream Cncrete facing Height 60m Length 980m. Earthworks: Clearing 600ha, Excavation 400,000m3, Rock Excavation 200,000m3, Rockfill 3,400,000m3, Filters 160,000m3; Concrete: General 20,000m3, Intake 20,000m3, Facing 60,000m3, Spillway 20,000m3; Grouting: Consolidation 50,000m, Curtain 25,000m, River diversion works, Steel Pipes 600m 1.5mdia, Gallery Lighting, Instrumentation.