Leibis Dam Project

Germany
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This dam and reservoir provides water through a 13 km tunnel to the treatment plant, which produces drinking water. The Leibis Dam Project is located on the Lichte River in Thuringia in the eastern part of Germany. The mass concrete gravity dam (height 94 m, crest length 444 m, volume 620,000 m³) and reservoir provides water through a 13 km tunnel to the treatment plant, which produces drinking water. An additional catchment area is connected to the reservoir by a water intake and a 9.3 km tunnel.

Client Thueringer Fernwasserversorgung, Thuringia, Germany
Location Lichte River, Thuringia, Germany
Period 1993 - 2005
Capacity 43,700 m³/day of drinking water

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