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NAM MAE MAO HYDROELECTRIC PROJECT

AEC was engaged by the Department of Energy Development and Promotion to perform detailed engineering investigations and design of the Nam Mae Mao Stage I Hydroelectric Project, Fang District, Chiangmai Province.  The project involved detailed design and preparation of tender documents for the construction of a concrete gravity dam, 73 m high with a crest length of 140 m, a water conveyance system containing a 2.40 m diameter pressure tunnel more than 1,000 m in length, and a powerhouse with an installed capacity of 4,340 kw.  The annual active regulating storage of the Nam Mae Mao reservoir is 20 million cu.m which provides irrigation water for an area of 3,000 hectares.