DARABAN ZAM DAM

 

 LOCATION The dam is located on Khora River near existing Zam Burg Tower, 69 KM South West of D.I Khan.

  OBJECTIVES

Socio-economic uplift of the remote areas of NWFP and women emancipation.

SALIENT FEATURES

Catchment Area                           410 Sq. Miles

Mean Annual Run-off                    50,724 AF

Type of Dam                                Asphalt Concrete faced rockfill

Height of Dam                              165 FT

Length of Dam                              1426 FT

Gross Storage                               69,739 Acres

Live Storage                                 40,662 AF

Spillway Design Flood                     104,000 Cusecs

Cultivable Command Area              32,000 Acres

Cost of the Project                         Rs.5.828 Billion

EIRR                                            12.7%

Life of Dam                                   46 Years

CURRENT STATUS

 Bids for construction invited on February 25, 2010.

 Upgradation of engineering study of the project in progress.

PC-I amounting to Rs.2.751 Billion approved by ECNEC on Sept. 03, 2009.
Updated PC-I amounting to Rs.5.828 Billion prepared and under review for submission.

 

DARABAN ZAM DAM (PROJECT LAYOUT PLAN) 06-10-2009Text Box: DARABAN ZAM DAM PROJECT
General Location Plan