Western Catchment No. III Dam D00761

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Associated Entities with Dam
1Kundah - I Power HousePowerhouse
2Kundah - VI Power HousePowerhouse

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Salient Features
1Name of DamWestern Catchment No. III Dam
2Dam Name Alias
4Nearest CityUthagamandalam
6StateTamil Nadu
7BasinWest flowing rivers from Tadri to Kanyakumari
9Purpose of DamHydroelectric
10Year of Commencement (YYYY)
11Year of Completion (YYYY)1966
12Operating & Maintainance AgencyTANGEDCO-TNTamil Nadu
13Dam (Interstate/ International)
14Dam's (Interstate/ International) Agreement
15Dam as per Parliamentary ConstituencyNilgiris
16Seismic ZoneSeismic Zone-III
17Type of DamGravity & Masonry
18Length of Dam (m)92
19Max Height above Foundation (m)26
20Instrumentation Embeded in Dam
21Total Volume Content of Dam (TCM)13
22Design Flood (cumec)151
23Type of Spillway
24Length of Spillway (m)35.05
25Crest Level of Spillway (m)2337.84
26Spillway Capacity (cumec)151
27Type of Spillway Gates
28No. of Spillway Gates
29Size of Spillway Gates (m x m)
30Mode of Operation
31Type of Energy Dissipation
32No. of River Sluice
33Sluice Purpose
34Size of Sluice (m x m)
35Remarksfor diverting water from its own catchment and
that received from western catchment no. 2 to
porthimund reservoir
36NRLD No.TN12MH0039

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