|Owner(s)||Korea Water Resources Corporation|
|Dam and spillways|
|Type of dam||Gravity|
|Height||98 m (322 ft)|
|Length||447 m (1,467 ft)|
|Total capacity||2,750,000,000 m3 (2,229,461 acre·ft)|
|Active capacity||1,789,000,000 m3 (1,450,366 acre·ft)|
|Turbines||4 x 100 MW Francis-type|
|Installed capacity||400 MW|
The Chungju Dam is a gravity dam on the Namhan River, 6 km (4 mi) northeast of Chungju in Chungcheongbuk-do Province, South Korea. The purpose of the dam is flood control, water supply and hydroelectric power generation. Construction on the dam began in 1978 and was complete in 1985. The 98 m (322 ft) tall dam withholds a reservoir of 2,750,000,000 m3 (2,229,461 acre·ft) and supplies water to a 400 MW power station.
- Engineering news-record, Volume 209, Issues 21-26. McGraw-Hill. 1982. p. 43.
- "Multi-Purpose Dams". Korea Water Resources Corporation. Retrieved 4 August 2011.