Description of Project :
The project comprised construction of a 41.5m high concrete gravity dam with a length of 420 m, gated spillways, bottom and irrigation outlet and tail water channel. Power house has an installed capacity of 2x34 MW.
Description of Services Provided:
The main consultancy services for the head works of the project were provided by internationally reputed foreign consultancy firms which were selected by the donor country. CECB played the role of local counterpart to these consultancy firms. Technical staff of CECB assisted in the planning, investigation, design and construction supervision works. The CECB was solely responsible for the project management and design and supervision of the peripheral works of the project which included relocation of roads, towns and villages and provision of infrastructure services. CECB also advised and assisted the Client, the Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka in the management of the projects.