Barvi Dam

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Barvi Dam
Barvi Dam Badlapur, Thane District 3.jpg
View of Barvi Dam
Barvi Dam is located in Maharashtra
Barvi Dam
Location of Barvi Dam in Maharashtra
Official nameBarvi Dam
LocationThane, Badlapur
Coordinates19°11′34″N 73°20′23″E / 19.1927152°N 73.3396625°E / 19.1927152; 73.3396625Coordinates: 19°11′34″N 73°20′23″E / 19.1927152°N 73.3396625°E / 19.1927152; 73.3396625
Opening date1978
Owner(s)Government of Maharashtra, India
Dam and spillways
Type of damEarthfill
ImpoundsBarvi river
Height48.78 m (160.0 ft)
Length746 m (2,448 ft)
Reservoir
Total capacity176,940 km3 (42,450 cu mi)
Surface area0.04 km2 (0.015 sq mi)

Barvi Dam, is an earthfill dam on Barvi River near Badlapur, Thane district in the state of Maharashtra in India. This is incomplete information on Barvi dam. Add revised capacity and spillway section with number of gates

Specifications[edit]

Barvi Dam lies at Badlapur

The height of the dam above lowest foundation is 48.78 m (160.0 ft) while the length is 746 m (2,448 ft). The gross storage capacity is 178,580.00 km3 (42,843.62 cu mi).[1]

Purpose[edit]

  • Water Supply

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