Flag Boshielo/Arabie Dam
Type: Earth Fill Dam (EFD) with Roller Compacted Concrete (RCC) Spillway
Construction Date: 1985 - 1987
Location: Limpopo, South Africa
S 24.780559° E 29.425752°
Flag Boshielo (Arabie dam), situated near Marble Hall, Limpopo, South Africa, is a 36m high Earth Fill Dam (EFD) with Roller Compacted Concrete(RCC) section and spillway with a 1563m crest Length. Structure includes a free crest spillway with a crest length of 176m over RCC.
Flag Boshielo dam has a capacity of 185 million m³.
Flag Boshielo / Arabie Dam Instrumentation consists of the following:
Instruments installed in and around the Dam Embankment are intended to monitor:
Installed Instruments Specification:
Designers: Department of Water Affairs
Consulting Engineers: Department of Water Affairs
Contractors: Department of Water Affairs
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